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Air conditioning backpack, 3 other winners picked at ASU startup competition event

A wearable air-conditioning backpack was one of the four winning innovations selected during a series of student entrepreneur competitions held this spring on each of Arizona State University’s four campuses that was part of the ASU Launch Days. Each winner receives $3,000 in seed funding from ASU, acceptance into the ASU incubator program, and mentoring from prominent Arizona business executives.

National Sign Plazas – Featured in the April American Planning Association’s Publication

EO Arizona member, and president of National Sign Plazas, Grant Hayzlett, has written a featured article for the American Planning Association’s April publication, Planning. The American Planning Association (APA) is an, “independent, not-for-profit educational organization that provides leadership in the development of vital communities.” Grant’s featured article discusses how wayfinding campaigns are a challenge for communities, because it is about