Eric Migicovsky is the founder and CEO of Pebble Technology, the company behind the Pebble, Pebble Steel, Pebble Time and Pebble Time Steel smartwatches for iPhone and Android. While studying engineering at the University of Waterloo, Eric began building smartwatches alongside a group of friends and created the first model, InPulse. In April 2012, Eric and his team launched the second generation, Pebble, on the Kickstarter crowdfunding platform, where it became the most successful crowdfunded project in Kickstarter’s history. And in February 2015, Eric and his team launched two more watches, Pebble Time and Pebble Time Steel, on Kickstarter, which became the fastest funded project in Kickstarter history.
An engineer and entrepreneur, Eric is passionate about developing well-designed, creative products that integrate smoothly into daily life.
2009 - Current (almost 8 years)
BS, Systems Design Engineering2009
|Jun 14, 2016||Crowdfund Insider - Pebble’s Kickstarter Success Continues: Third Campaign Surpasses $11M in Three Weeks|
|Jun 4, 2016||Arc - Applause - 1,000 Skills And Counting, Amazon’s Alexa Is Getting Smarter|
|Jun 3, 2016||eWeek - Pebble's Upcoming Core Wearable to Get Amazon Alexa Voice Services|
|Jun 2, 2016||Wired News - The Race to Cover Your World in Really Useful Buttons|
|Jun 2, 2016||The Tech Portal - Pebble’s ultra-wearble Core adds Alexa voice integration to its arsenal of features|
|Jun 2, 2016||Techno Buffalo - Pebble Core to offer Amazon Alexa voice controls built-in|
|May 27, 2016||The Verge - Pebble's decision to prioritize fitness tracking detracts from its charm|