Frontier Electronic Systems, Inc. - Meridian and Autry Technology Centers
THEN: In 1973, Frontier Engineering Inc. started with three employees building automated test equipment and electronic instruments. As its products evolved to radar-related and electronic systems for military and intelligence, Business and Industry Services coordinators at Meridian Technology and Autry Technology Centers were there to
- Conduct skills assessments and training programs for electronic assemblers.
- Facilitate team building and training for a variety of Frontier departments.
- Profile positions with ACT WorkKeys to identify potential employees with the right skills for highly specialized jobs.
NOW: Frontier Electronic Systems, the core business since1997, employs 125 people in the Stillwater facility, including 55 engineers. They develop products used on satellites, military aircraft, defensive missile systems and U.S. naval ships. FES earns repeat business and awards from its customers—like the Boeing Supplier of the Year Award in 2001, 2005, and 2009.