About Us

We have been pioneers for the last 5 years in the drone industry and have over 30 years of global events and entertainment experience.


Martin Codd, COO

Martin Codd, COO

Martin has over 20 years of national event experience marketing a broad range of brands from GEICO to Heineken and Niantic to M&M Mars. Martin honed his experiential skillset in NYC managing multiple venues including the launch of the iconic nightlife destination Webster Hall and producing shows such as the AOL Music Live series featuring Usher, Nelly and Avril Lavigne. Larger campaigns have included the award winning “Most Interesting Events in the World” for Dos Equis as well as producing the inaugural South Beach Wine and Food Burger Bash with Rachel Ray. 

Martin is a storyteller at heart and blends that with his love of technology to push the boundaries of what is possible.

Maria Booker, Chief of Staff

Maria Booker, Chief of Staff

Maria brings 10 years of non-profit event experience and organizational planning to the team. As Chief of Staff, Maria supports the Pixis business and clients on a daily basis.

Jeff Clarmo, VP, Sales

Jeff Clarmo, VP, Sales

In the early years, Jeff started his career in fireworks manufacturing. For the past 20 years, Jeff has designed, developed and marketed hundreds of fireworks and drone shows a year. Jeff has pioneered the drone show space by identifying, developing, and implementing the latest technologies and strategies for drone shows in North America.

Patrice Guy, Technical Director

Patrice Guy, Technical Director

Patrice is a 33-year veteran of the international pyrotechnics industry with a specialty in pyro musical design, show production and drone light shows and former Vice-chairman of the Canadian Pyrotechnic Council. He has served as the Technical Director of the 2017-2019 Philippines International Pyro Musical Competition and has worked with Ocean Park, Sea World, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Anaheim Disneyland, the Shanghai Special Olympics, and the Asian Games. His work twice set the Guinness World Record: as designer and technical director of the 84th birthday of His Highness the King of Thailand in 2011, and as producer of the largest fireworks show ever in 2017.

Event Experience With:


End-to-end execution and oversight from our in-house team including:

Storyboarding and animation

Drone programming and technology management

Show execution and logistics

Site survey and assessment

Filing and procurement of required flight operations permits

FAA waiver/clearances

Pilot licenses

Liability insurance

On and off-site show simulations and rehearsals to ensure proper programming and precise direction

Transportation of drones

Monitoring of environmental factors (windspeed, precipitation, temperature)

Backups for all critical flight systems and ground control station