Petards Inc establishes U.S. HQ in Baltimore

10 August 2007

Petards, Inc today announced the opening of its USA headquarters in Baltimore.|

Petards Inc.selected Baltimore for its headquarters because of its centralized location and convenient access to a number of key markets, including federal, state and local governments.

"With the establishment of a U.S. headquarters, we are underscoring our commitment to the North American marketplace", said Frank Baitman, president of Petards, Inc. "Our experience in Europe enables us to offer government and commercial clients valuable insights into using surveillance technologies to achieve their business objectives. Too often, organizations purchase products from vendors that do not have the expertise to link these products to their mission. With over 30 years of practical experience in video surveillance, Petards can help customers to achieve their objectives whether it is crime control, deterrence, or prosecution. Being in Baltimore provides us with a unique opportunity to focus on our customers and recruit the talent needed to support growth opportunities throughout North America."

Petards Inc.'s headquarters are located in the Natty Boh Tower, 3600 ODonnell Street, Suite 250, Baltimore, MD 21224. The new headquarters will be the site for training and education of systems integrators and the focal point for North American marketing and product development. The companys technical support division will remain in Orlando.