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Who We Are

Since its founding in 1997, Global Technical Systems (GTS) has been a leading innovator in technology. We embrace creativity and teamwork.  At GTS we don't have employees, we have experts who pride themselves in their work and field of study. We empower our employees in their ingenuity and vision. 

The culture at GTS is based upon its founders’ patriotism: “GTS’s mission is directed towards excellence. "If we are asking people to die for our country, then it’s our job to provide them with the best technology possible." 

Our mission drives us to do everything possible to create and harness emerging leading edge technologies, in the pursuit of excellence and innovation. 

Our business philosophy centers on assembling a cohesive, ethical and talented team. GTS is motivated by a culture of service. The products and services we provide, are critical to our nation's defense and homeland security. We take these responsibilities seriously and deliver accordingly. 

Quality Statement

GTS provides innovative, cost-effective, high-tech engineering products and product-based services encompassing latest generation software and hardware solutions and engineering services for defense, homeland security, and other critical government interests.

Products and services span a spectrum that includes: mission-critical combat systems processors; Command, Control, Communications, Computer, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) systems; military combat systems hardware production; radar and sensor systems; avionics test sets; threat detection; biometric identification systems; composite materials for advanced munitions, armor, and energy; and depot repair and logistics

Our Quality Management System (QMS) is certified ISO 9001:2015 compliant in design, manufacture, installation, and repair of electronic components. Originally certified to ISO 9001:2000 in 2004, GTS recertified to ISO 9001:2008 Standards in October 2009, and ISO 9001:2015 Standards in July 2016, successfully completing our recertification assessment on June 3, 2022. Our QA Program Metrics and performance monitoring processes are established and play a vital role in GTS' success.

Mission Statement

"Our mission at GTS is to solve our customers' most critical challenges with advanced engineering solutions delivered rapidly and cost-effectively."

Our Team

Terry Spitzer

President & Chief Executive Officer

Tara Spitzer

Special Projects

Craig Black

Senior Vice President of Operations

Kevin McTigue

Chief Growth Officer

Ben Davenport

Vice President of Strategic Development

Tom Kaupas

Chief Financial Officer

Dawn Posch


Ed Miller

Executive Vice President

Tony Rauch

Director of Manufacturing

Dawn Chapman

Human Resources Director

Mike Danjczek

Director of Engineering

Noel Mitchell

Cybersecurity Manager / ISSM

Kirk Clinkenbeard

Senior VP Government Relations

Scott E. Groves, Ph.D.

Director for Advanced Composite Applications

Jerry Smith

Director of Munitions

Tom S. Morgan

VP Intelligence, Mobility and Embedded Technologies (IMET)