Canada Type is an independent font development studio based in Toronto. Founded in 2004, Canada Type has brought forth a comprehensive and popular library of best selling typefaces that accommodate a variety of aesthetic tastes. From very original designs to exclusive historical revivals, the Canada Type library features typefaces by eminent American calligrapher Philip Bouwsma, Dutch science writer and lifelong type enthusiast Hans van Maanen, American expat writer and classicist Bill Troop, American award-winning artist Thomas Lincoln, and Canadian type designers Jim Rimmer, Rod McDonald, Rebecca Alaccari, Patrick Griffin and Kevin King.
Canada Type has also performed project-specific type solutions for a variety of clients, including large publishing houses, telecom and media companies, film production studios, design agencies, ad firms, and government agencies. Among their clients are instantly recognizable names like Apple, BBC, Disney, ABC, Pixar, Kobo, New York Times, Newsweek, Wall Street Journal, CBC, MacLeans, Bell Canada, Rogers, Rethink, Reactor, Leo Burnett, BBDO, Sears, and the Vancouver Winter Olympics.