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Saildrone Ready to Advance Ocean Intelligence with $100M Series C Funding Round
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Led by BOND, the new financing will be used to grow Saildrone’s data insight teams and scale go-to-market functions for ocean domain intelligence.

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Saildrone Ramps Up Maritime Security Capabilities with Key Hires from Navy, Coast Guard
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Illegal fishing, drug interdiction, counter-piracy, and asset protection are just some of the applications for Saildrone’s autonomous maritime security solutions.

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David E. Shaw Brings Extensive Science & Conservation Experience to Saildrone's Ocean Advisory Board
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The founder of the Sargasso Sea Alliance and Aspen High Seas Initiative and member of Ocean Elders will help Saildrone achieve its mission to sustainably explore, map, and monitor the ocean.

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Andy Ziegwied Joins Saildrone as VP of Ocean Data
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Andy Ziegwied brings over 20 years of experience supporting oceanographic data collection and uncrewed platforms to lead Saildrone’s Ocean Data division.

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Brian Connon Joins Saildrone as VP of Ocean Mapping
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The former director of the USM Hydrographic Science Research Center, Brian Connon will lead Saildrone’s Ocean Mapping division.

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Saildrone Joins Consortium for Ocean Leadership
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The Consortium for Ocean Leadership brings together the leading ocean science and technology institutions to advance ocean research, innovation, education, and policy.

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Saildrone Wins National Award for Safety Excellence
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The American Equity Underwriters’ annual awards program recognizes the strongest safety programs in the maritime industry.

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A Shark, a Turtle, and a Saildrone Cross the Pacific...
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To celebrate NOAA’s 50th anniversary, artist and conservationist Jim Toomey took his characters on a NOAA-themed adventure.

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Anne Hale Miglarese to Lead Impact Science Program at Saildrone
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The founder of the Radiant Earth Foundation and former president and CEO of PlanetIQ, will work to develop the partnerships required to address some of the planet’s biggest challenges.

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Saildrone Hires Barak Ben-Gal as CFO to Scale Ocean Drone Data Solutions
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Barak Ben-Gal, formerly of Sunrun and Symphony Talent, will build the G&A organization necessary to enable growth.

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Saildrone Joins the Alliance for Digital Innovation
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ADI empowers the government to leverage innovative commercial technology to provide modern, secure, and effective digital experiences to its citizens.

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NOPP Grant Creates 3-Way PPP to Advance Ocean Mapping
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UNH, MBARI, and Saildrone will work together to advance deepwater ocean bathymetry thanks to a three-year grant from the National Oceanographic Partnership Program.

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What It’s Like to Be an Intern at Saildrone
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Four high-school and college-age students share a behind-the-scenes look at what it’s like to be a Saildrone intern, plus information about how to apply.

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NASA’s Eric Lindstrom to Join Saildrone as Chief Scientist
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Dr. Eric Lindstrom, Physical Oceanography Program Scientist at NASA, will oversee the new Saildrone Ocean Observing Network.

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Saildrone Joins CENIC’s 100Gbps Advanced Broadband Network as Pilot Partner
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The City of Alameda launched the first-of-its-kind pilot project to bring high-capacity network access to Alameda Point research and development companies.

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From Seaplanes to Saildrones: Reviving a Former Naval Air Station
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Saildrone HQ is located in a former airplane hangar with a storied past—and once was used to film The Matrix Reloaded.

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Daughters of Rosie: Upskilling Women* for Jobs in Manufacturing
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Saildrone is proud to partner with Daughters of Rosie to offer new and exciting composite manufacturing career paths that support women—no experience necessary.

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A Step Towards A Quantified Planet: Announcing Our $60 Million Series B
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We are thrilled to welcome Horizons Ventures as a new partner to help accelerate Saildrone’s vision of a Quantified Planet.

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A Gateway to the Southern Ocean
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Today we are announcing an important development: Sending our first fleet of saildrones into the Southern Ocean, in partnership with CSIRO, Australia’s pre-eminent national science organization.

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Expanding Our Fleet of Sailing Drones
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Excited to announce we raised $14 Million in Series A to expand our fleet of sailing drones and grow our data services.

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