Kevin Bailey is the Founder and CEO of Design 1st - one of Canada’s most successful physical product design companies. Kevin founded Design 1st in 1997 and has led the design and
development and delivery of more than 500 products for major brands across the globe. Kevin and his team have filed more than 130 patents and won more than 100 product awards. From concepts to production his firm
integrates Industrial Design and Mechanical Engineering using state-of-the-art processes and tool. Kevin is an active Angel investor as well as advisor and mentor to a number of startup companies.
Kevin advises Mistral portfolio companies on product design and development.