IAI North America is the U.S subsidiary of Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd., Israel’s largest aerospace and defense company.  IAI is a globally recognized technology and innovation leader specializing in developing and manufacturing advanced, state-of-the-art systems for air, space, sea, land, cyber and homeland security. Since 1953, the company has provided advanced technology solutions to government and commercial customers worldwide including: satellites, missiles, weapon systems and munitions, unmanned systems, robotic systems, electronics,  C4ISR , navigation systems and EO payloads.  IAI designs and manufactures business jets and aerostructures, performs overhaul and maintenance on commercial aircraft and converts passenger aircraft to refueling and cargo configurations.




Stark Aerospace, Inc., located in Columbus, MS has a 100,000+ SF state of the art production facility which includes Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS), Sensors, Production Services and Engineering.


ELTA North America located in Annapolis Junction, MD designs, manufactures and supports innovative electronic systems for the U.S. Government. The company provides a wide range of proven, cost-effective solutions in the ground, maritime, airborne and security domains.





Tom RonaldiTom Ronaldi is Chief Executive Officer of Stark Aerospace.

Tom has over 30 years experience in engineering and business operations. His experience includes several defense procurement programs. These programs include Program Management support for Trident and Fast Attack Class submarines, as well as Program Management, Design Development and Production for Electro-Optic infrared detectors used on missile program and land based target acquisition, primarily for the Army and Air Force. Tom also lead design, test, and production teams for counter-counter measure program for FLIR infrared sensors. In the commercial sector, Tom has lead business operations in six countries (US, Germany, The Netherlands, UK, France, and China).

Mr. Ronaldi holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Mississippi and a MBA in Operations Management from the University of Dallas.