Author Archives: Mignonne Hollis

About Mignonne Hollis

Mignonne Hollis is the executive director of the Arizona Regional Economic Development Foundation.

A new perspective: drones and real estate

by in AZRE Magazine

Until recently, if a realtor needed aerial photography of large properties there were two not great options, using a grainy Google satellite image or hiring a very expensive chartered helicopter. Unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, are quickly opening the options for aerial photography. As an industry, drones are rapidly expanding accessibility by providing a more… Read More →

Drones’ growing role in agriculture’s future

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The use of UAV or drones commercially is not new. They have been used for non-military purposes since the 1980s. However, drone technology is rapidly expanding and a multitude of industries are finding innovative uses for these aircraft every day. In the agriculture industry, drones are providing high tech solutions throughout crop cycles. Drone technology… Read More →