Mr. Taberner has had a long standing carrier as an aviation technical sale professional as well as being an accomplished business owner and operator. Mr. Taberner’s most recent position was held at Vertical Partners West as Sr. VP of Sales and Business Development where he lead the commercial drone and UAS portion of the business, commercial BMS battery development and commercial charging solutions. Prior to VPW, Mr. Taberner held positions over a twenty year period as Director of Sales for Sky Connect, EMS Technologies, Honeywell Aviation, and Latitude Technologies. He has a vast knowledge in aircraft satellite communications, data, flight tracking and flight data management. Most of Mr. Taberner’s success has been working with oil & gas operators, US Forest Service, along with government and military aviation applications.