Bradenton Herald: This Manatee County business is joining the fight against terrorism

Trace Eye-D president, Chris Baden, recently sat down with the Bradenton Herald to share his insight on the company’s revolutionary trace detection systems and manufacturing tooling. The feature story focuses on Trace Eye-D’s product capabilities and ambitious targeted growth for 2018.

The latest technology in preventing terrorists from setting off explosives and taking the lives of innocent civilians is being developed – and soon produced – in Manatee County.

Trace Eye-D is a start-up, veteran-owned security development company with a focus on counter terrorism that has developed the science to detect explosive material traces with their patented chemical mixtures. The chemicals are infused into an easy-to-use wipe and can reveal the presence of explosive materials almost instantaneously… READ MORE

Demonstration at SCF focuses on product that detects explosives

Florida threat detection startup named one of the top innovative companies in Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. – Trace Eye-D, a South Florida security technology company, will be featured in Innovate Tampa Bay 2017, a 350-page publication focusing on 170 startup organizations that are helping to build a better Tampa Bay.

Innovate Tampa Bay is a bi-annual publication put out by GLOBAL VILLAGE.WOLRD, a company dedicated to connecting minds and building communities by showcasing the success stories of cities and business around the world. This will be the company’s first volume of Innovate Tampa Bay.

Over 5,000 copies of the publication are distributed to key people of influence in the featured organization’s networks and are available for purchase at The Innovate Tampa Bay 2017 edition is projected to be the most successful publication in the company’s history.

Global Village is scheduled to host a book launch party on Tuesday from 5:30-9:30 p.m. at Jackson’s Bistro located at 601 South Harbour Island Boulevard in Tampa. Major icons, entrepreneurs and innovators that help make the Tampa Bay region the ultimate place to live, work and play, are scheduled to attend the event.

“Our entire team at Trace Eye-D is thrilled to be featured in the inaugural Innovate Tampa Bay publication, and we hope our success story will encourage other new businesses to make the Tampa Bay area their home.” said Chris Baden, president, of Trace Eye-D. “We attribute much of our success to the support of our community and are committed to helping foster the culture of innovation in the Tampa Bay area.”

Sven Boermeester, the owner and international group publisher of Global Village, has published over 170 books around the world, including the U.S., EU, Africa, Asia and Arabia. Innovate Tampa Bay is now the third publication for the Tampa area, others include Best of Tampa and Tampa Bay do it, live it, love it.

“Tampa Bay is a region where people flock to dream, create, build and play,” said Boermeester. “I was inspired to create this book by a call to action from the Innovation Summit held in Tampa Bay. Leading stakeholders in the innovation ecosystem all expressed the need for the innovation ecosystem of Tampa Bay to be showcased and united to grow the Tampa Bay economy. This will be an event to remember.”

About Trace Eye-D

Trace Eye-D is a security and instant explosive threat detection company headquartered in Bradenton, Florida with a research facility in Sarasota. The technology developed by Trace Eye-D is designed to equip military, law enforcement agencies and other security providers with solutions for counter-terrorism operations and threat interdiction.

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