Adafruit was founded in 2005 by MIT engineer, Limor “Ladyada” Fried. Her goal was to create the best place online for learning electronics and making the best designed products for makers of all ages and skill levels. Over the last 6 years Adafruit has grown to over 45 employees in the heart of NYC. Adafruit has expanded offerings to include tools, equipment and electronics that Limor personally selects, tests and approves before going in to the Adafruit store. Limor was the first female engineer on the cover of WIRED magazine and was recently awarded Entrepreneur magazine’s Entrepreneur of the year.
Creative Niche is recruitment and executive search firm founded in 2002. The firm connects leading global brands and companies with top talent in digital, design, advertising, marketing, data and innovation fields. Creative Niche’s core services include temporary, contract, permanent and executive placements, serving global advertising, digital, data, innovation and PR agencies and consultancies, as well as public and private organizations. Creative Niche has offices in Toronto, Ottawa, and New York City.
Digiflare is a digital agency at the forefront of creating award-winning connected user experiences. We harness the potential of Web, Mobile, Tablet, Connected TV, Game Consoles, and emerging devices to deliver engaging solutions to our top-tier clients.