Sharper Image is an American company founded in 1977 that offered products that gave people a taste of the future. The brand was the brainchild of Richard Thalheimer, and started as a catalog business to sell advanced jogging watches. Later, Sharper Image expanded its product line and positioned itself as an iconic American brand for futuristic products. Today, Sharper Image continues to create clever, thoughtful and exciting ways to change your life.