Meet Rani Sweis
May29

Meet Rani Sweis

Rani Sweis is the owner and Creative Director of AtticSalt. AtticSalt is a brand and design studio that is “hell-bent on telling captivating stories and building brand identities that connect with people on a deeper level.” What part of Arizona do you call home? I’m on the border between Arcadia and Old Town Scottsdale. How did you get started as an entrepreneur? As the son of a serial entrepreneur, I guess you can say I was...

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Phoenix real estate service revolutionizes home buying and upkeep, targets millennials
May17

Phoenix real estate service revolutionizes home buying and upkeep, targets millennials

  It’s a wonder the home-buying process hasn’t changed with the rest of the world. We can search for properties within a specific zip code on websites like Zillow and Trulia, but the actual means to buying a home are severely outdated. And for a generation like the millennials, who are used to implementing tech to smooth out the bumps, the process can be particularly tedious. Justin Lesko and his wife, Dimple Patel, co-founded...

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Meet David Freedman
May12

Meet David Freedman

David Freedman is the co-founder of Freestar. Freestar helps website owners monetize their sites. People typically start a website because they’re passionate about a topic, but when it comes to monetizing that website, most of them don’t know how to navigate the confusing world of digital advertising.  They also may not want to invest in an ad ops team or other hires they need in order to maximize potential, like data scientists and...

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G/O Digital and KPNX announce new video marketing options
May03

G/O Digital and KPNX announce new video marketing options

Last Wednesday, G/O Digital and KPNX announced a new line of video marketing options for businesses looking to draw in local audiences. G/O Digital, a Phoenix-based digital marketing and brand building company, recently partnered with local NBC affiliate KPNX. The two entities are both companies within the TEGNA brand. Now they’re teaming up to offer video production and YouTube ad campaign management services at a competitive rate....

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ASU’s Technology Office brings the IoT to Sun Devil Stadium
Apr10

ASU’s Technology Office brings the IoT to Sun Devil Stadium

If you haven’t heard (or seen it posted on billboards, buses, and sometimes the Metro Light Rail), you’ll know it now: Arizona State University has been ranked #1 for innovation two years in a row. But where does that innovation actually happen? A lot of it occurs at the University Technology Office located inside Sun Devil Stadium. Chris Richardson is the Assistant Vice President of the University Technology Office (UTO). Over the...

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