Kespry has appointed Kirk Marple as chief technology officer to oversee the company’s product direction and development.
Marple will also take the lead on its engineering and product teams.
The drone firm is hoping Marple can call on his more than 25 years of software, systems and product development expertise as part of his new role.
Most recently, Marple served as CTO at HEROFi, a marketing automation company.
His previous experience includes work on autonomous vehicle systems at General Motors and media asset management products at Microsoft.
Commenting on his appointment, he said: “It’s an honor to join this impressive and dedicated team that’s pushing the boundaries of sensor-based analytics. I look forward to harnessing and expanding the company’s engineering and product capabilities as it delivers a comprehensive industrial sensor network.”
He added: “Kespry has only just scratched the surface of its potential in enabling industrial customers to protect and maximize their assets across worksites. Together, our engineering and product teams will seamlessly propel an exciting roadmap and product vision forward that helps industrial companies solve major challenges.”