Welcome to Torch Technologies

A 100% Employee Owned Company

Thank you for your interest in Torch Technologies.  We are a 100% employee owned company headquartered in Huntsville, Alabama with employees located in Colorado, Florida, Hawaii, Maryland, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, New Mexico, Texas, Kwajalein, and Egypt. We provide superior research, development, and engineering services to the Federal Government and Department of Defense.  As one of the nation’s top 100 defense companies, the services we provide directly support the men and women who serve our country.  Our corporate mission statement sums up the pride our employee owners take in the work we do: “Lighting the Pathway of Freedom.”

Our Capabilities

Torch is not just another services company.  We combine superior technical services with in-house labs, tools, and expertise needed to solve the toughest engineering challenges.  By connecting our employee owners in the field with these resources, Torch is able to deliver support that goes above and beyond our competitors.

Our Workplace

Professionals come to Torch because they know they can affect their jobs, work environment, and the direction of the company as a whole. Torch’s unique mix of benefits, ownership, open communication, and work environment fosters a high level of career satisfaction among employees, resulting in an industry leading retention rate.

Our Contracts

One of the nation’s top 100 Federal technology contractors, Torch holds over $1.5B in active contract ceiling through which we deliver research and development services. Some of our more prominent research and development services omnibus contracts are open to multiple Government agencies for purchase.

Our Communities

With our company’s growth, Torch’s community involvement has also grown, and we now actively engage our community in three ways: Torch Helps, Torch In Action, and Torch’s corporate charitable giving. Torch has collectively contributed countless service hours and over two million dollars to our local communities.



Interested in becoming an employee owner at Torch? Learn more about our culture of employee ownership, our nationally recognized benefits plan, and our commitment to community service. You can also manage your online application. If you had an application username and password prior to January 31, 2018, you will need to create a new profile as we have recently implemented new systems.

Recent News

Torch Technologies Promotes Watson to President and CEO as Roark Moves into Starfish Holdings CEO Role

Torch Technologies, Inc. (Torch) recently announced that its Board of Directors has promoted John Watson from President to President and CEO effective January 1, 2019. Concurrent with this move, Torch Co-Founder and CEO, Bill Roark, has completed the planned transition into his role as CEO of Starfish Holdings, Inc., the parent company of Torch Technologies,
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Torch Technologies Named to 2018 Entrepreneur 360 List

Torch Technologies was recognized today for the second consecutive year as one of the “Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America” by Entrepreneur magazine’s Entrepreneur360™ List, a premier study delivering the most comprehensive analysis of private companies in America. Based on this study forged by Entrepreneur, Torch is recognized as a well-rounded company that has mastered a
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Torch Supports 2018 Liz Hurley Ribbon Run

Torch employee-owners and their families weathered the storms on Saturday, October 20st, to support the 2018 Liz Hurley Ribbon Run. Torch participants included Torch employee-owners, family, and friends who raised a total of $10,000 for the Liz Hurley Breast Cancer Fund at the Huntsville Hospital Foundation. The Torch team was happy to be a part
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