Mentors

Imraan Aziz

Award winning industrial designer and technology developer. Designer of over 200 products and named inventor on over 35 patents.

Focused on creating novel solutions to seemingly intractable problems and development of new product categories. Extensive experience in consumer and medical device development. Body of work spans flight hardware for the Space Shuttle, GPS systems for Trimble Navigation, developing surgical hardware and procedures, children’s toothbrushes for Oral-B, messenger bags for Timbuk2, the drop-box of the future for FedEx, internet-enabled bicycle locks, body armor and wearable computing technology for the US military, and device design for numerous start-ups.

Previously was Partner and Director of Design for Praxis Product Design. Projects contributed to have received awards including IDEA, Red Dot, Good Design, Fast Company, CNN 10: Innovations, etc. Made the crash reel qualifying for the North American Freeskiing Championships in 2007.

Apply to join Highway1

Highway1, a division of PCH, is the premier hardware startup accelerator, located in San Francisco. We look for great hardware startups, with an exciting business idea and a compelling prototype. We help you design products that deliver real value to customers, that are delightful to use and that can be manufactured at scale.
Apply Now