Industry Today Volume 21 Issue 2

arotta Controls is a third gener- ation family-owned, small busi- ness with 280 employees whose products literally reach not only around but out of this world—this New Jersey- based company holds over 200 patents and boasts an ever-expanding portfolio of pressure, power, motion, fluid and electronic controls for ship- board and sub-sea applications, weapons systems, aerospace and defense systems, satellites and launch vehicles. “Marotta is not an off-the-shelf component supplier,” explains president and CEO Patrick Marotta, grandson of the company’s founder. “We are an innovative solutions provider with the unique ability to build upon legacy products to meet the increasingly challenging needs of our customers’ programs today. In addition to evolving our heritage product lines, we under- stand the increasing capabilities of the platforms 98 INDUSTRY TODAY PROFILE • MAROTTA CONTROLS