Springfield drone company moving to Tech Town in Dayton


A minority-owned company specializing in unmanned aerial systems is relocating to Tech Town in downtown Dayton.

Founded by Stephen Willis last year in Springfield, Willis Acquisition Enterprise offers aerial video services and 3D modeling and mapping. The company also does site-surveying and stockpile monitoring.

“We are excited to serve in the Dayton Area and its business need,” Willis said. “What better place for new aviation technology business than the birthplace of Aviation Technology than Dayton.”

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Willis said these services can offer valuable cost saving services to insurance companies for a variety of businesses, and he hopes this expansion will open the door for new hires in the coming year. A ribbon cutting and open house on Friday will give guests the opportunity to meet the owner and see demonstrations of the products and services they can offer businesses.

What: Willis Acquisition Enterprise Academy Ribbon Cutting & Open House

When: Friday, June 30, 2017; 1:00pm – 2:30 pm

Where: 714 E. Monument Ave., Suite 212 Dayton, OH 45402