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DroneDeploy is a provider of cloud-control software solutions for drones which include automated flight safety checks, workflows, and real-time mapping and data processing. It offers orthorectified maps, topographic modeling with DSMs and DTMs, crop health visualizations, and 3D models and point clouds. DroneDeploy provides thermal, multi-spectral, and volumetric visual processing and UAS compliance and maintenance software solutions for farming, construction, and survey applications.

HQSanta Clara, CA, US
Employee Ratings4.5
Overall CultureA

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)180(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at DroneDeploy

Mike Winn

Mike Winn

Co-Founder & CEO
Nicholas Pilkington

Nicholas Pilkington

Co-Founder and CTO
Jono Millin

Jono Millin

John Simon

John Simon

Vice President of Enterprise Sales
M.G. Thibaut

M.G. Thibaut

Chief Financial Officer
Jeff Schmidt

Jeff Schmidt

Chief Revenue Officer
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DroneDeploy Office Locations

DroneDeploy has an office in Santa Clara
Santa Clara, CA, US (HQ)
4601 Lafayette St #5055
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DroneDeploy Financials and Metrics

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DroneDeploy total Funding

$92.6 m

DroneDeploy latest funding size

$35 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

DroneDeploy investors

DroneDeploy's latest funding round in November 2019 was reported to be $35 m. In total, DroneDeploy has raised $92.6 m
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DroneDeploy Operating Metrics

DroneDeploy's Users was reported to be 30 k in Jun, 2018. DroneDeploy's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 5 k in Nov, 2019.
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Enterprise Customers

5 k


30 k

Yearly Flights

1 m
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DroneDeploy Cybersecurity Score

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DroneDeploy News and Updates

DroneDeploy Joins Forces with Corteva Agriscience to Bring Scalable, Best-In-Class In-Field Analytics to Farmers Across the Globe

By Integrating Corteva Agriscience’s Best-in-Class AI and Machine Learning Directly into its Platform, DroneDeploy Helps Give the Agriculture Industry a Boost in Productivity By Integrating Corteva Agriscience’s Best-in-Class AI and Machine Learning Directly into its Platform, DroneDeploy Helps Give…

Cloud-based drone mapping startup DroneDeploy raises $50M

Cloud-based drone mapping and analytics platform startup DroneDeploy has raised $50 million in new funding to expand its products beyond aerial capture, accelerate its expansion into Europe and to explore opportunities for strategic acquisitions. The Series E round was led by Energize Ventures and …

DroneDeploy raises $50 million to collect and analyze visual data with drones and robots

DroneDeploy, a platform that collects and analyzes visual data of the built environment with drones and robots, has raised $50 million.

DroneDeploy Secures $50M to Accelerate Development Beyond Drones and Solidify Global Market Leadership

Energize Ventures and AirTree Lead the Latest Round to Grow into Europe Energize Ventures and AirTree Lead the Latest Round to Grow into Europe

DroneDeploy Expands Data Platform Beyond Drones, Introduces On-the-Ground Perspective with 360 Walkthrough

DroneDeploy Reveals New Offering That Harnesses Data From Any Angle or Altitude DroneDeploy Reveals New Offering That Harnesses Data From Any Angle or Altitude

DroneDeploy raises $35 million for drone management and logistics tools

DroneDeploy, a startup developing a holistic cloud-based drone mapping and analytics platform, has raised $35 million in venture capital.
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DroneDeploy Blogs

Reduce Yield Loss and Improve Stand Count Accuracy Using Agremo

Count plants across your entire field with ease using Agremo and DroneDeploySpring is here, and as agriculture professionals prepare for planting this season, we know that evaluating emergence will be top of mind. Accurate stand counts and early intervention can mean the difference between a success…

Product Release Wrap-Up April 2019

DroneDeploy kicks off spring with the largest product release to dateIn honor of spring, the season of renewal and growth, DroneDeploy is launching a suite of capabilities to help grow your drone program across your enterprise.We’re excited to share what we have been working on for the past few mont…

Introducing DroneDeploy’s SDK

Powerful new customization & automation platform addresses workflow efficiency & productivityEmerging construction firms such as Menlo Park-based Katerra have relied on DroneDeploy’s new SDK and APIs to make their workflows more efficient while delivering data faster. Katerra has created a c…

3 Construction Challenges Drones Are Making Easier

Simplifying life on the jobsite one drone at a timeConstruction sites across the world rely on drone technology to plan, monitor, and track the progress of their ongoing projects. Used by everyone from the site superintendent to the C-level executive, the real-time data capabilities of DroneDeploy-e…

Corteva Agriscience™ Deploys The Largest Agricultural Drone Fleet In The World

The world’s largest agricultural drone fleet is transforming the way farmers manage their crops. Through a collaboration with Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont, DroneDeploy’s advanced mapping software is powering Corteva Agriscience’s fleet of more than 400 DJI drones across th…

Four Reasons Why Oil and Gas Companies Invest in Drones

Four Reasons Why Oil and Gas Companies Should Invest in DronesDrones provide practical, economical solutions for upstream, midstream and downstream operations.In our previous post, we discuss the many ways you can begin using drones to improve inspections in the oil and gas sector. In this post, we …
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DroneDeploy Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was DroneDeploy founded?

    DroneDeploy was founded in 2013.

  • Who are DroneDeploy key executives?

    DroneDeploy's key executives are Mike Winn, Nicholas Pilkington and Jono Millin.

  • How many employees does DroneDeploy have?

    DroneDeploy has 180 employees.

  • Who are DroneDeploy competitors?

    Competitors of DroneDeploy include DJI, Lorenz Technology and Avision.

  • Where is DroneDeploy headquarters?

    DroneDeploy headquarters is located at 4601 Lafayette St #5055, Santa Clara.

  • Where are DroneDeploy offices?

    DroneDeploy has an office in Santa Clara.

  • How many offices does DroneDeploy have?

    DroneDeploy has 1 office.