ABC’s “Shark Tank” Hosts Babson Biz DARTDrones
By Michael Chmura | February 21, 2017
DARTDrones CEO Abby Speicher MBA’15 receives $300,000 for 10% of her company from Mark Cuban as a contestant on “Shark Tank“, Friday, February 24, 2017, ABC Television Network.
She started a business at age 17 and reveals in this video why she needed an MBA and how Babson programs, including the WIN Lab, have helped her push her business further.
DARTdrones is the national leader in drone training, consultation, and expert support for new drone pilots. Our mission is to provide the highest quality training on Unmanned Aerial Systems to ensure the safe integration of drones into the national airspace.
We believe that drones are going to change the world, and we want to help the FAA implement this amazing technology by promoting safety, comprehensive understanding of the equipment, and knowledge of the current regulations. We pride ourselves on our friendly, knowledgeable, and expert flight instructors who offer a variety of experience in the aviation industry. We are an exciting team based in Scranton, PA offering training courses throughout the United States.
Other Babson Businesses on “Shark Tank”
Ring – Jamie Siminoff ’99
Lord Nut – Sanjiv Patel MBA’02
Bombas – David Heath ’05, Andrew Heath MBA’12
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