ELTA North America Ribbon Cutting - Photo by MDGovpics on Flickr
"HCEDA focused effort assisted ELTA North America by finding temporary space for the company, connecting us with federal resources to assist in obtaining FCC licenses, and providing a financial incentive to help the company grow. I am pleased with how we have been treated and we look forward to staying in this community for many years to come." -Dave Machuga, President and CEO, ELTA North America
ELTA Systems Ltd., an Israeli defense electronics firm and the world's fourth-largest radar manufacturer, relocted to Howard County with plans to hire 100 people at its newly opened U.S. headquarters, ELTA North America. The company has leased 7,500 square feet of space in the Maple Lawn development. ELTA plans to expand to 25,000 square feet as it hires more employees and ramps up the office to include electronics manufacturing and other services.