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Brilliant is a home automation company. It develops Brilliant Control, a smart home control system that replaces an existing light switch.

HQSan Mateo, CA, US

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2019)63
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Key People/Management at Brilliant

Aaron Emigh

Aaron Emigh

Steven Stanek

Steven Stanek

Jeremy Hiatt

Jeremy Hiatt

Chief Engineer/Co-Founder
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Brilliant Office Locations

Brilliant has an office in San Mateo
San Mateo, CA, US (HQ)
241 S San Mateo Dr
San Mateo, CA, US
155 Bovet Rd #500
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Brilliant Financials and Metrics

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Brilliant total Funding

$21 m

Brilliant latest funding size

$21 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

Brilliant investors

Brilliant's latest funding round in October 2017 was reported to be $21 m. In total, Brilliant has raised $21 m
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Brilliant Online and Social Media Presence

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Brilliant Blogs

Texas builder adopts integrated smart home strategy to fuel growth in new markets

Recognized by Builder Magazine as one of the top 10 fastest-growing homebuilding companies in 2017, Pacesetter Homes has quickly established itself as an industry leader in Texas. It also shares a rich homebuilding history as a proud member of the QUALICO family of companies, one of western Canada’…

Are you still relying on your phone to control your home?

What do you call a house with devices controlled by your smartphone?  Short answer: Not a smart home.  Long answer: It’s a home with smart devices that is controlled by your phone. These devices don’t communicate with each other like they would with a smart home system.  Don’t get us wrong, we’d nev…

2020: Home is the New HQ

Last year, home was more than a place for you and your family. It became your office, school, and gym— it became your headquarters. Knowing how important connection is and how much was lost in 2020, we focused on bringing it back for all of our users.  We knew connection needed to start at home, so …

Housing, the Roaring 20s, and Beyond

During the recession of the 2000s and early 2010s, the number of home builders dropped by more than 50 percent. Falling from nearly 100,000 homebuilders to 48,261, the result was a housing shortage of 6.74 million single-family homes. In spite of this shortage, there’s a bright outlook for the 2020s…

5 Trends Home Buyers Want

In 2020, home sales, home prices, and mortgage applications all soared. That also means the inventory of homes are at an all time low. Builders have been attempting to keep up with the shortage of homes by starting new construction projects. According to the Census, since October 2019, residential b…

New Feature: Sunrise and Sunset

Our latest update lets you create scenes that automatically trigger at sunrise or sunset. Scenes are a great way to combine lighting, music, temperature, and other settings to quickly control your smart home. Here are some Scenes to try out when creating your sunrise/sunset home automations: …
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Brilliant Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Brilliant founded?

    Brilliant was founded in 2015.

  • Who are Brilliant key executives?

    Brilliant's key executives are Aaron Emigh, Steven Stanek and Jeremy Hiatt.

  • How many employees does Brilliant have?

    Brilliant has 63 employees.

  • Who are Brilliant competitors?

    Competitors of Brilliant include Tillman Domotics, Animus Home and Entrematic.

  • Where is Brilliant headquarters?

    Brilliant headquarters is located at 241 S San Mateo Dr, San Mateo.

  • Where are Brilliant offices?

    Brilliant has an office in San Mateo.

  • How many offices does Brilliant have?

    Brilliant has 2 offices.