Glenview, IL, – April 6, 2021
“MissionGO has created a workplace environment where women can thrive” explained Women and Drones’ CEO and Founder, Sharon Rossmark. “The organization is a leader in balancing the gender equation in the UAS and UAM industries with women in several roles on their operations team”
“The MissionGO leadership team is committed to championing women in our organization. Our diverse team is a strength that empowers us and gives us an edge in the unmanned industry.” Says MissonGO President and Co-Founder, Tony Pucciarella.
Bri Gray, UAS Pilot at Mission GO added, “As a retired Police Officer, I’m very familiar with working in a male dominated field. The aviation world is much like that. I’m so grateful to work at MissionGO where they value diversity and have put women in multiple places of leadership. A community like Women and Drones that exchanges information, corroboration, and overall sense of belonging is amazing. What I also love is that it’s not just a girl’s club. All are welcome and its awesome to see the synergy amongst the unmanned aviation community.”
When asked about the Women and Drones membership Jennifer Arink said, “Women and Drones is such a great networking tool, especially during those times when we are looking for new MissionGO pilots!”
MissionGO, was recently named to the “2021 RealLIST Startups” as one of the up-and-coming tech companies to know. The company made headlines in September 2020 for the longest organ flight delivery via unmanned aircraft. The team transported a human kidney and tissue in Las Vegas, Nevada to demonstrate the future of organ transport.
MissionGO is setting a new standard for next-generation transportation logistics. By leveraging unmanned aircraft systems, MissionGO delivers improved reliability, reduced costs, and increased transparency to benefit multiple sectors, including healthcare and utilities. The company is led by Co-Founders CEO Scott Plank and President Tony Pucciarella and funded by Scott Plank Ventures an Impact Investment Firm. Learn more at www.missiongo.io
About Women And Drones:
Women And Drones is the leading membership organization dedicated to driving excellence in the unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and Urban Air Mobility (UAM) industry by advocating for female participation in this dynamic segment of the global economy. We partner with companies committed to an inclusive culture where women can thrive. We also provide Drone Flight Services including aerial imagery and drone product beta testing. Our educational programs range from kindergarten to career in efforts to balance the gender equation in the industry now, as well as for the future of flight.