The future is here with the MYO from Thalmic Labs! Entrepreneur, founder and CEO Stephen Lake speaks with Alan Quarry on AQ's Blog & Grill about what it's like building a wearable technology business, and creating tech as seen in movies like Iron Man.
Stephen discusses how important it was to establish Thalmic's business culture early as he and his team created the MYO wearable technology. He also discusses the opportunities he created as a student, his journey growing an innovative business, and his major influences, including Elon Musk.
About Our Guest
Stephen Lake is the founder and CEO of Thalmic Labs in Waterloo Region. He was named one of Canada's Top 20 under 20 in 2007, was named one of Maclean’s Future Leaders Under 25 in 2013 and his business was named Innovator of the Year by the PWC Vision to Reality Awards. Thalmic Labs is currently most popularly known for creating the gesture control armband, Myo, which is available at Best Buy and Amazon.