The racing team Vertitek, a wholly owned subsidiary of Valmie Resources Inc. (OTCBB:VMRI) participated in the US Sport Aviation Expo drone races in Sebring, Florida,.
The Vertitek Racing Team members raced against top pilots in the country for more than USD 20,000 in cash and prizes in this MultiGP-sanctioned competition, the first ever at a major aviation event.
The three-member Vertitek Racing Team performed extremely well in the main race, with one member, Wes Comeaux, finishing fifteenth. This qualified him to compete in the Hobbico-sponsored Vusion Spec Race, where he placed third.
Wes Comeaux is a member of the MultiGP Racing League for FPV radio-controlled aircraft. He competed in the 2016 MultiGP National Championship held at the Academy of Model Aeronautics headquarters in Muncie, Indiana, and placed sixth out of 75 pilots in that competition. He is ranked among the top 50 fastest pilots in the country.
Vertitek´s recently established division, Vertitek Racing, specializes in fabricating and selling racing frames for the competitive drone racing industry. Vertitek Racing´s products are extremely light and durable, and have become popular among drone racers.
Valmie Resources is a US company actively pursuing opportunities for the commercialization of leading edge products and services in the rapidly expanding technology industry. Valmie seeks concepts with valid business models positioned to make a significant impact within the four key “mega sectors” of technology: software, hardware, networking, and semiconductors.
A high-tech startup company, Vertitek was established to develop technology for a range of commercial unmanned vehicle applications. Vertitek addresses needs for custom components to meet specific commercial mission requirements that arise as a result of the exploding growth of this industry.