Michael Chasen Expands Drone Platform Into New Markets

PrecisionHawk, a leader of commercial drone technologies, has announced several initiatives that support its renewed focus on delivering on-demand aerial intelligence for enterprises in five verticals: construction, insurance, energy, government and agriculture, the company said.

After gaining recognition in agriculture and seeing early market momentum in other industries, PrecisionHawk called on Michael Chasen, former CEO and co-founder of Blackboard, to scale PrecisionHawk´s products, services and strategy

The newly formed services team strengthens PrecisionHawk´s ability to help its clients integrate aerial intelligence. Led by executives from firms like Booz Allen Hamilton, Deloitte, Oracle, Tetra Tech, Informatica and others, the team has decades of experience working with enterprises to add advanced technology into their existing operations. To date, results from clients across various sectors support the transformative value of drone technology by improving efficiency, increasing safety, mitigating risk and driving revenue.

To further support its expansion into new markets, PrecisionHawk is adding to its Smarter´ Drone and Data Packages Series. The pre-assembled packages for the construction, insurance, energy and government sectors include a drone, PrecisionHawk´s suite of advanced sensors, plus integrated flight and data analytics software.

PrecisionHawk is a provider of advanced commercial drone technologies. The company, founded in 2010, is privately held and located in Raleigh, NC.