GovNews: City of Mesa, AZ Adds New Virtual Tour for Downtown, Business Areas
ARTICLE | Sep 26, 2018
The City of Mesa Office of Economic Development announced the launch of AerialMesa-Downtown Mesa on www.AerialMesa.com, a 360-degree, interactive, bird’s-eye view of six Mesa business areas.
AerialMesa.com, a web-based virtual reality tool, allows users to explore each of Mesa’s business district’s major assets and employers, new developments and investments, key amenities, development opportunities, educational institutions, arts and cultural facilities and much more.
AerialMesa-Downtown Mesa, specific to Mesa’s downtown area, includes the numerous development projects that are taking place or in the planning stages for Downtown Mesa. It provides data about parcels ready and available for development.
“AerialMesa.com is an innovative virtual reality tool that allows us to effectively promote development opportunities 24/7 to industry executives, site selectors, brokers, and developers in a visually appealing way,” City of Mesa Economic Development Director Bill Jabjiniak said. “With all the new development announced Downtown and the tremendous opportunities for further development, now is the perfect time for us to add Downtown Mesa to AerialMesa.com.”
AerialMesa was created by Aerialsphere. The company’s cutting-edge platform delivers a photorealistic, fully immersive view of the world in which geo-located information and data visualization can be presented in a virtual reality, 360-degree format that encourages discovery, interaction and user engagement, and enhances the user’s visual cognitive ability to perceive complex geospatial data.