"This is where innovation is occurring and Intel has a great interest in helping spur innovation" said Brian Krzanich, former CEO of Intel
Google sponsored the "Learn To Solder" activity at Maker Faire Bay Area 2017 where attendees get hands-on to make a working circuit and take away a souvenir LED pin. Exhibited innovative projects from employees at Google maker spaces from around the world.
"Maker Faire represents the pinnacle of DIY ingenuity and culture, making it a great place to share the interactive fun of Nintendo Labo at Maker Faire Bay Area 2018," said Doug Bowser, Nintendo of America's SVP of Sales and Marketing.
PepsiCo launched F!ZZ at World Maker Faire 2015 in New York and hosted a pop-up lab where attendees invented and mixed their own soda flavours.
General Mills hosted the "Pinewood Race"Activity where event attendees build and race pinewood derby cars.
"The best thing about a Maker Faire is the audience. We get to visit everyone from kindergarten student who likes the blinking lights to a tenured engineer who has been a Digi-Key customer for many years. The one thing they all have in common - they all love to Make!" said Kevin Walseth, Digital Technical Marketing Manager at Di-gi-Key.
Make: produced a custom video series and campaign of makers hacking and customising Transit Connects. We invited our community to share their designs for the ultimate maker vehicle, which was then built and showcased at Maker Faire. Ford hosted the "Pinewood Race" activity at Maker Faire Bay Area 2014 where event attendees build and race pinewood derby cars.