Exhibit 10.3

 

AMENDMENT NO. 5

TO

EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT

 

This Amendment No. 5 to the Employment Agreement (“Amendment”), dated December 4, 2018, is by and between Drone Aviation Holding Corp., a Nevada corporation with an address 11651 Central Parkway #118, Jacksonville, FL 32224 (the “Company”), and Felicia Hess (the “Executive”).

 

WHEREAS, the parties entered into an Employment Agreement on May 18, 2015 (the “Employment Agreement”); and

 

WHEREAS, the parties entered into an Amendment No. 1 on October 2, 2015 (Hess Amendment No. 1); and

 

WHEREAS, the parties entered into an Amendment No. 2 on April 27, 2016 (Hess Amendment No. 2); and

 

WHEREAS, the parties entered into an Amendment No. 3 on September 26, 2016 (Hess Amendment No. 3); and

 

WHEREAS, the parties entered into an Amendment No. 4 on August 3, 2017 (Hess Amendment No. 4); and

 

WHEREAS, the parties wish to further amend the Employment Agreement as set forth below, with the understanding that all other provisions of the Employment Agreement shall remain unchanged;

 

NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the terms and conditions hereinafter set forth, the parties hereto agree as follows:

 

1.Section 2 of the Employment Agreement is hereby modified by replacement of the title “Chief Operating Officer” with the title “Chief Quality Officer”.

 

2.Section 3 of the Employment Agreement – Term of Employment – is hereby extended from December 31, 2018 to December 31, 2019.

 

3.Section 4 of the Employment Agreement- Compensation of Employee- is hereby modified to $160,000 annual base salary and entitled to receive an annual cash bonus in an amount equal to up to one hundred fifty percent (150%) of the current base salary.

 

The terms and conditions of all other sections of the Employment Agreement shall remain unchanged and in full force and effect.

 

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties have executed this agreement as of the date first stated above.

 

  DRONE AVIATION HOLDING CORP.
     
  By: /s/ Kendall W. Carpenter
  Name: Kendall W. Carpenter
  Title: Chief Financial Officer
     
  By: /s/ Felicia Hess
  Name: Felicia Hess