Paul Couston: Using Technology to Improve the Lives of First Responders
By Research Park & Project20 Media
Paul is the Co-Founder & CEO of Ascent Integrated Tech, a startup company in the Research Park that is building technology to improve safety for people in hazardous environments including firefighters, industrial operators, and aviation mechanics. Paul is a seasoned entrepreneur and well-known in the student startup ecosystem on campus, having previously co-founded a technology company for solar integration for which he raised more than $2.5M in private equity funding. Tune in to the episode to hear about his journey and what invaluable advice he offers to other young entrepreneurs about going all-in and overcoming mental obstacles to achieve success. Head over to project-20.co/researchparkpodcast to leave show feedback. Visit researchpark.illinois.edu for job postings, social platforms, and more.