Our Story

Laipac Technology, Inc, was founded in 1999 by Canadian entrepreneurs Maria C. Pacini and Diego Lai. The vision of Laipac was simple, even at its founding – provide peace of mind to customers by crafting the absolute best, most reliable, and easiest-to-use locator devices on the market. Today, Laipac Technology has become an industry leader in the field of Internet of Things (IoT) products and services.

Our Mission

Our mission is simple. Each and every day, we wish to provide the absolute best, most innovative solutions to our clients and customers. Our desire is to improve the quality of life, protect human beings & valuable assets, and ensure that any object is as safe and secure as possible. Our daily goal is to save one person at a time through our technology.

Our passionate desire for self-improvement and our vision of seeing a safer future has driven our growth and success as a company. 

Our philosophy is to be faithful to the right way and to treat others the same way that we would like to be treated.

CUSTOMER FOCUSED

Whether you’re trusting us to monitor your most valuable assets – vehicles, ATMs, equipment, water vehicles, and other expensive machinery – or allowing us to provide location services with our safety wearable smartwatch developed specifically for lone workers and families, we will put your needs first. Our customer service is second to none with solid customer testimonials.

INNOVATION

Laipac Technology has been awarded the Innovator of The Year 2018 by the high-tech city of Richmond Hill. Part of our success rests on our dedication to innovation and constant looking into the future with open mind thinking. Innovation doesn’t always mean developing more advanced technology – Innovation means solving the problems in a creative way that will surprise people. Innovation is the passion that drives Laipac team every single day. Since the needs of each sector for IoT are different, Laipac is dedicated to creating the perfect IoT solutions for each and every need, including asset tracking, security personnel, lone workers, mPERS applications, law enforcement’s house arrest applications, mobile Healthcare applications and livestock applications.

Our History

2019

- Awarded as "Exporter of the Year 2019" by CanadianSME National Business Award

- Participated in the Mobile World Congress (MWC) Barcelona 2019 as an Exhibitor

- Participated in Collision Toronto 2019 as an Exhibitor

- Participated in Global Security Exchange (GSX) Chicago 2019 as an Exhibitor

- Started the development of the new generation smartwatch LooK II for Telehealth and remote patient monitoring

2018

- Participated as exhibitor in CES Las Vegas 2018 and MWC Barcelona 2018

- Official launch of LooK Watch

- Received US Patent for Large Crowd Management with Wearable Device for Public Safety

- Participated as exhibitor for MWC Americas 2018 in Los Angeles and ONS 2018 in Stavanger Norway

- Awarded as “Innovator of The Year” by city of Richmond Hill, Ontario

- Awarded the top honor as Ontario “Exporter of The Year” by Export Development Canada

- “German Design Award 2019” by German Design Council to LooK Watch. The ceremony celebrated on February 8 2019 in Frankfurt, Germany.

- Launching S911 Enforcer for Law Enforcement applications

2017

-Partnership with Ryerson University to develop “Dynamic Crowd Management Response System” with real time position info for big data analysis. The objective is to protect the safety of people in a large crowd environment by using Laipac’s new wearable devices

-Successful Kickstarter campaign for LooK Watch with approx. 300% of goal reached

- Participated as exhibitor in MWC America San Francisco Sept 2017

- Announced the development of KimbaTag for IoT livestock tracking and management

- Announced the development of Jetplug, the smart plug with IoT LTE to protect the equipment against theft

- Awarded funding by Ontario Centre of Excellence to develop the High Occupancy Lane detection for Ontario’s highway by using Laipac’s proprietary IoT technology

2016

- Launch Starfinder Kamel for asset monitoring

- Named as provider of good rating for Airbus Defense

- Launched LUNA 3G IoT module for equipment monitoring

- Filed patents for several innovative product concepts and algorithms

- Joined with Ontario Premier Mrs. Wynne for delegation visit to Japan and Korea

2015

- Launched IoT module for equipment monitoring

- Launched Starfinder Aire for compact machine monitoring

- Awarded IoT equipment monitoring projects by Trimble Navigation

- Awarded ATM monitoring projects for Saudi Arabia

- Awarded the house arrest projects for Indonesia, Mexico and Argentina

- Launched Restraining Order Solution for Domestic Violence prevention

2014

- Exporting products and solutions to over 100 countries

- Awarded tenders for House Arrest projects with S911 Bracelet ST

- Awarded the project by City of Moscow with S911 Lola for elderly care

- Awarded the public safety project by Airbus

2013

- S911 Lola design‐win with KPN, Telcel, Orange and Movistar

- Moved the assembly and production of products to Taiwan

- Awarded tenders for house arrest projects with S911 Bracelet ST

- Awarded the project of independent living with S911 Bracelet Locator by Ministry of Health of city of Moscow

- Awarded vehicle tracking projects in Algeria, UAE and Cameroon

2012

- Exhibitor for the second time in MWC Barcelona

- Launched S911 Lola, the mPERS device with SOS button and two‐way communication

- Promoted S911 Lola for vertical market worldwide

- Moved to a new facility

2011

- Exhibitor for the first time at HIMSS, MWC Barcelona and Soldier Expo

- S911 Bracelet Locator selected as winner for ‘Boating Product of the Year’ at Finnboat, Helsinki

- Launched S911 Vest product for tracking and protecting soldiers with GPS bullet proof vest

- S911 Vest awarded as Top Security Product Accolade in ASIS 2011

2010

- Exhibitor for the first time in ASIS, ATA, India Telecom, Africacom

- Launched S911 Bracelet Locator HC version for Alzheimer patients

- S911 Bracelet awarded as Top Security Product Accolade in ASIS 2010

- Launched Starfinder Lite, a compact and low cost vehicle tracking device

2009

- Awarded the multi‐year supply contract for Starfinder AVL by KIA, Hyundai Ecuador

- Closed the Laipac Europe office

2008

- S911 Personal Locator in CBS campaign “Eyes on the road” to find the cheapest gas price in America

- Launched the first wearable device S911 Bracelet Locator in CeBIT Germany

- CNN “Pulse on America” campaign for S911 Locator

- Launched G35L data logger

- Awarded the MENTORE project, sponsored by European Commission

- Participated in the anti‐kidnapping campaign in South Africa

2007

- Co‐founder and CEO selected as 50 leaders to watch in GPS World magazine

- S‐911 Personal Locator selected by Bombardier and European Red Cross

- S‐911 Personal Locator in Guinness record by tracking the conquering Kilimanjaro with wheelchair

- Launched the S‐911 MicroCovert for covert tracking

- Launched the SiRF III GPS module for OEM applications

2006

- NASCAR advertising campaign for S911 Personal Locator

- Awarded tender of AVL devices for PEMEX

- Awarded large PEMEX project for AVL contract

- Exhibitor for the first time at CeBIT Hannover, CTIA Las Vegas and Expo Seguridad Mexico

- S‐911 Personal Locator and Starfinder AVL certified by Telcel Mexico

2005

- Launched the first GPS/GSM/GPRS wearable device S911 Personal Locator

- Exhibitor for the first time in SMAU Milan Italy

- Nominated for the 2005 Innovation Award by Ontario Chamber of Commerce

- Awarded as Best Export Company by Richmond Hill Chamber of Commerce

- Co‐founder & CEO nominated for Canadian Pioneer Award

- Shipped 10,000 units of Starfinder AVL

2004

- Laipac Taiwan office opened in Taichung Taiwan

- Launched the G30L Data logger

- Launched the first generation AVL device “Starfinder AVL”

- Launched the SiRF II GPS module for OEM customers

2003

- Moved to the new building

- Laipac Europe office opened in Gerona Spain

- Launched TF50, GNSS GLONASS & GPS dual module for clients Sandia Lab, Alamo Lab and US Military

- Launched the G10, G30 GPS receiver for portable use

2002

- Launched the 315‐434Mhz short range transmitter and receiver for OEM applications

- First time exhibitor in America Security Miami and ExpoComm Toronto

- Launched the first AVL device with TDMA technology

2001

- Awarded design contracts for caller ID phone by top Brazilian telecom companies

- Launched the first generation of SiRF I GPS module for OEM customers

2000

- Participated in the first trade show in Telexpo, Sao Paulo Brazil

- Awarded the first design contract by Siemens Brazil

1999

- Laipac company founded by Maria Cristina Pacini and Diego Lai with $10,000