Jason Hope is a successful entrepreneur, philanthropist, investor and futurist. He is based in Scottsdale, Arizona. Over the years, he has been vocal about technology. The graduate of Arizona State University holds a degree in finance.
In addition, he is an alumnus of Arizona State University’s W.P. Carey School of Business where graduated with an MBA. The entrepreneur has worked closely with True colors Fund, International Foundation for Education, The Tony Hawk Foundation and the Andre Agassi Foundation among many others.
Jason has been participating in different initiatives that seek to give back to the society. In particular, Jason has been involved in the research undertaken by SENS Foundation. Recently, he pledged $500,000 to the foundation. The corporation has focused in ensuring that people have better and longer quality of life. The foundation has a different strategy of dealing with anti-aging. Their research looks into finding the ideal treatment for illnesses that affect the body, especially those that cause people to age faster. Heart and lung diseases affect different functions in the body. SENS foundation seeks to stop the illnesses from happening. According to the organization, much time has been spent on treating diseases, but not on preventing the same.
In the last three years, Jason spent much of his time online to learn more about the Internet of Things (IoT). According to Jason, the success of IoT will be found in its marketing opportunities. Connected technology will enable marketing gurus to make realistic targets based on real-time data on consumer behavior.
Jason contends that by 2020, 75 billion devices will be connected across the globe. Each device will be collecting data about their users. Marketers that will use the data to learn more about their customers will have a competitive edge over their business rivals. Jason asserts that companies will be in a position to connect the data with their customer relationship management tools. This way, the marketing department will be able to take actionable steps that will help them reach customers in an effective manner.
Jason Hope is optimistic that sales data will include information on when and where products are being bought. This data will be essential to marketers, as they will know where to focus their marketing efforts. In the end, these efforts will help businesses to make higher returns.