Tailwind is a technology company based in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada. The company’s primary business activities are the design and manufacturing of wirelessly connected smart products for the home consumer market.
Tailwind as a company launched in 2015. Development began after Scott Riesebosch, the owner, had left his garage door open overnight as well as his shed was broken into. He started searching for solutions when he notice nothing “ticked all the boxes.” Over the past 4 years Scott has engineered, manufactured and in 2018 launched the Tailwind iQ3, a Smart Automatic Garage Door Controller. It uses patent pending technology to sense customers vehicles as they come and go, allowing it to automatically open and close your garage doors for you, based on which vehicle you’re driving. Additionally customers can open, close, and receive alerts via the iOS or Android app and Tailwind integrates and works well with Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa, Siri and IFTTT. Tailwind offers excellent support and online resources and the stable companion app continues to be developed to keep the system current with the fast paced and ever changing smart technology market.
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