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MakerLabs

Vancouver, BC Best Community Impact:
Top 10 Semi-Finalist
Employees: 8 In Business Since: 2013

MakerLabs is Vancouver’s space to make. They provide the tools, space and skills to allow anybody to create almost anything.

There is 42’000 square feet of workshops, common areas and studios. The communal works areas include: wood shop, metal shop, CNC router table, laser cutters, sewing machines and electronics area. Each tool and work area have a class to teach people how to safely use each of them and create.

A strong maker community has been cultivated at MakerLabs. One of exchanging knowledge, helping each other and collaborating. MakerLabs has a communal area to hang out and cook as well as keeping private studios as transparent and open as possible for makers to be inspired by what is going on around them.

MakerLabs has an incredible community impact in a city that is growing denser by creating an opportunity for makers to learn, create and meet.

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