The Stratom Story

Founded in 2001 as a one-man consulting and engineering services shop with a laser focus on cutting-edge engineering solutions, Stratom today leverages decades of expertise to excel at practical problem-solving aimed at reducing the risk associated with autonomous systems development.

Inspired by EOD robots, IED defeat tools and other advances in the defense sector, Stratom has evolved its areas of expertise, expanding its IP portfolio to bring unparalleled core technical expertise to the defense industry and beyond to truly make a difference in the world. Through a deep focus on the advanced technology horizons becoming the cutting-edge products of tomorrow and the development of an intimate understanding of client pain points, needs and niche fit, Stratom has earned a reputation as a trusted partner in delivering holistic automated logistics solutions for both defense and commercial clients.

Specializing in robotics, unmanned vehicles, automation, system engineering/integration and payload development, Stratom provides innovative, creative and mission-focused engineering, R&D and logistics/supply chain solutions that are not only tailored to meet our customers’ unique needs but also address critical real-world problems.

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At Stratom, our mission is to empower customers to overcome their most challenging real-world problems in both logistics and operational applications by developing and deploying innovative technologies and solutions.
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Realizing the full potential of autonomous systems to develop leading-edge solutions to the world’s most challenging logistical and operational challenges.


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Honesty, integrity, loyalty and accountability

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Excellence in everything that we do

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Innovative and inspiring solutions and technologies

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Concentration on customer success

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Promotion of professional growth and wellness

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Commitment to community responsibility

Community Involvement

Stratom is proud of the communities in which we work and live and continually gives back to these communities as an integral part of our core values.

As a team and individually, Stratom continually strives to expand our community outreach through personal involvement in the efforts of and charitable donations to local philanthropic organizations.

Aiding the local community during the global coronavirus pandemic, Stratom ran multiple 3D printers to fabricate face mask and personal protective equipment shield parts and provided those pieces to essential employees on the front lines — all for free. Additionally, Stratom consistently works to expand its relationship with the University of Colorado and Colorado School of Mines through joint research opportunities, as well as hiring interns and employees from these institutes of higher education.

Our president and CEO Mark Gordon currently serves as chairman of the board for the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI), the world’s largest nonprofit organization dedicated to the advancement of unmanned systems and robotics. He also began AUVSI’s Rocky Mountain chapter and serves on the National Advanced Mobility Consortium (NAMC) board of directors. Our executive leadership team has also held board and leadership positions with National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA), CO-LABS and Boulder Chamber of Commerce.

Quality Management System

At Stratom, our quality management system reduces uncertainty to bring well-designed, high-quality products and services to market. Our standardized and repeatable processes and systems provide a level of assurance and allow us to collaborate with clients in a consistent manner to conceive, develop and launch innovative, best-in-class products and services on time and on budget.

Stratom is ISO 9001:2015 registered.



Cementing our status as a company on the leading edge, numerous organizations have honored Stratom with local and national industry awards and accolades.

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Nunn-Perry Award

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BizWest Mercury 100 award logo
AUVSI Xcellence 2nd place award 2022
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A leader in autonomous solutions and advanced technologies innovation, Stratom has been granted multiple patents.
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Government Contracts

Specializing in autonomous solutions, advanced technologies and strategic services, Stratom leverages deep expertise to provide technology solutions and support services for a myriad of mission types. Stratom’s unique product and service development expertise has secured numerous government agency contracts from organizations including the United States Army, the United States Air Force, the United States Marine Corps, the United States Navy and several government-related consortia.

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