To say that the internet has revolutionized the way we lead our lives is an understatement. On a daily basis, billions across the world access the internet through various types of devices. The number of this devices that can connect has increased exponentially in the last decade. At present, it is estimated that there are up to 15 billion internet connected devices ranging from smart phones, fitness trackers, coffee machines, shoes – the list is endless. The fact that these devices intersect almost all areas of modern living and can be connected to a network through the internet has created the concept of the “internet of things” (IoT). There are a number of entrepreneurs that see the wide use of IoT technology as an area ripe for business investment. One of them is Arizona-based tech businessman Jason Hope.
Jason hope was born and raised in Arizona. For his undergraduate studies, he attended Arizona State University graduating with a Bachelor of Science (BS), Finance. He also holds an MBA from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. Hope’s earliest business ventures were in the field of mobile communication technology. He was attracted to it because it was still in its infancy and could reach hundreds of millions of people thus having the potential to effect a great degree of change. His long and illustrious career in technology is founded on the mobile technology businesses he created when starting out – including a company selling premium text message services.
Since starting out in the field of mobile technology, Jason Hope has gone on to explore future possibilities in information technology and medical research. His motivation in business over the last few years has been the fact that society’s reliance on technology will only increase further in the coming years. This outlook has enabled him to build a portfolio of technology companies that deal with interactive software, information systems, search engine optimization services and digital media services.
It is with the same sense of technological nous that Jason Hope predicts strong future for IoT. He foresees the strong application of IoT in areas such as health, fitness, and nutrition. For instance, when it comes to health, wearable devices connected to the internet could be used to send patients’ vital signs to physicians remotely to learn more about us: http://jasonhope.com/about/ click here.
Along with his business engagements, Jason hope is also quite passionate about philanthropy. He has for some time now been mentoring high schools in the Scottsdale, Arizona area. Additionally, he also runs grant programs that help young entrepreneur and students kick start their business ideas. Jason Hope is a strong believer that the future of tech is dependent on the production of boundary-pushing ideas and the willingness of industry veterans to give them support.