Stopping Wind Noise for Bicycle Riders Since 2010

  • Our founder, Mike Fajen's concern regarding his hearing causes him to begin experimenting with wind blocking devices 2010
  • First prototype October 2011
  • Presentations at Toastmasters April 2012
  • Began meeting with Immix Law April 2012
  • Facebook company page May 2012
  • Wordpress product presentation (as "Windblockers") July 2012
  • Began working with US Manufacturer, Righteous Clothing, July 2012
  • Initial provisional patent submitted July 2012
  • LLC formed (as E&M Enterprises) July 2012
  • Product testing with unbaised Craigslist riders September 2012
  • Kickstarter launched and completed September-October 2013
  • Sponsored the Wounded Warrior Soldier Ride Winter 2014
  • Sponsored the Lesotho team in the Sufferfest Summer 2014
  • Sponsored Venture Expedition rides: IJM Freedom Tour and the Love Does Tour Summer 2014
  • Amazon store opened Fall of 2014
  • Presented at Interbike as guests of Outdoor Industries Women's Coalition September 2014
  • Manufacturer iterations September 2012 - August 2015
  • Patent application submitted (U.S. Serial No. 29/465,865) July 2013
  • Featured in Filmed By Bike January 2014
  • Trademark search and registration August 2013, May 2014
  • U.S. Patent No. D728,863 filed September 2, 2013, issued May 5, 2015
  • Presented at the Providence Bridge Pedal August 2015
  • Presented at the grand opening of Tilikum Crossing "The People's Bridge"
  • Pro riders in Portland test Wind-Blox Pro January 2016
  • Introduced Wind-Blox Pro April 2016
  • Introduced Wind-Blox Pro XL and Pro for Short Straps March 2017
  • Featured in Hearing Health Foundation Magazine 2018 Sports Edition 
  • Sponsored a DECA business team for Clackamas High School, 2017-2018