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Faraday Bicycles

Faraday is changing the way we navigate our cities with the first electric bicycle that mainstream cyclists actually want to ride and own.

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Consumer Products
  • Location San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded March 2012
  • Employees 4
  • Website

Company Summary

Faraday Bicycles is dedicated to revolutionary bicycle innovation and design. We passionately believe that better bikes make a better world. Faraday designs beautiful electric bicycles whose elegantly simple design masks their powerful enabling abilities as personal transportation tools. We let our riders go further, faster, with ease. Our customers are discerning mainstream cyclists and commuters in the US and abroad.


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    Adam Vollmer

    Adam is the founder and CEO of Faraday Bicycles. Formerly a senior engineer at IDEO, Adam brings years of expertise in designing considered products and services that responsibly address pressing human needs.

    Adam also co-hosted the Emmy Award-winning PBS Kids TV show Design Squad Nation.

    Adam received his BS in mechanical engineering from Stanford, and his MS from MIT. Adam hails from Portland, OR, and was born with bicycling in his bloo

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    Steve Domahidy
    Director of Product Development

    Steve is the former co-founder of Niner Bicycles, a breakout startup in the mountain bike industry that helped usher in the now-ubiquitous 29" wheel standard.

    Steve's many years of product development experience in the cycling industry make him an expert in manufacturing relationships, supply chain, sourcing, and brand identity. He excels at delivering affordable bicycles at scale with no compromise on aesthetics, design, fit, and finish.


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    Michael Esquivel, Fenwick and West
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    Christopher Hansell, Hansell and Associates CPA

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