3D Robotics

Smart drones, advanced aerial cinema, and UAV technology provider

Company Details

Number of Employees: 180
Annual Revenue: $25.7 million (2014 - estimated)
Year Founded: 2009
Ownership: Private
CEO: Chris Anderson
San Diego, California

Key Takeaways

  • Founded in 2009, 3D Robotics (3DR) is a hardware and softwar...

Company History

Founded in 2009 by Chris Anderson (previously editor-in-c...

Technology Summary

In addition to developing advanced semi-autonomous drone ...

Product/Service Offerings

3DR offers a variety of unmanned aerial vehicles for the ...

Strategy and Target Markets

Having its origins in the DIY community, 3DR is primarily...

Competitive Positioning and Value Proposition

3DR differentiates itself from competitors by designing a...

Key Competitors

  • Direct Competitors: DJI, AEE, ...

Key Relationships

Key relationships for the company include DIYDrones.com, ETH Zurich, Intel, Linux, and Qualcomm.  3DR is a founding member of the Small UAV Coalition.

Capital Structure

As of 3Q 2015, 3DR has raised close to $100 million throu...

Notable News and Announcements

Company Profile Last Updated

August 25, 2015