Ben Worley - Agrisource Data
CEO Agrisource Data: Big Data in Ag Panelist
Ben Worley is the founder and CEO of Agrisource Data, an Atlanta based AgTech company focused on utilizing multi-layer intelligence to provide hyper-visibility into the entire food production chain.
Ben began his career as an Air Force intelligence officer, becoming one of the nation’s foremost experts in the deployment of tactical unmanned aircraft for data collection. After years spent managing the operations, logistics and maintenance of various unmanned systems programs, in 2013 he was brought on as the COO of VSG-Unmanned, an Atlanta-based aerial imaging and data solutions provider. VSG's target market was agriculture and it was through this exposure that Ben saw the true potential impact that data, used intelligently, could make in the Ag industry. In 2015, Ben left VSG and co-founded Agrisource Data to better serve the needs of the global Ag market. Since then, the company has grown to operations in 12 countries on 4 continents bringing unprecedented insight to producers, processors and other groups across the spectrum of the Ag industry.
Ben received his B.A. and MPA from Valdosta State University prior to entering the United States Air Force. His background includes work in the Defense, Telecommunications, Private Equity, Aerospace and Agriculture industries.