Trace Eye-D is a veteran-owned security and explosives threat detection company headquartered in Manatee County, Florida, with its lab in nearby Sarasota. Our technology is designed to equip military, law enforcement agencies and other security providers with solutions for counter-terrorism operations and threat interdiction. All Trace Eye-D products are manufactured in the USA, using the highest quality industry standards.

Our goal is to address growing public and private security needs. Each day we strive to develop innovative solutions that can save thousands of lives.

Our mission is to make the world a safer place.

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H. Ray Baden


Chris Baden


Barry Gorski

Director of R&D



We focus on creating proprietary technology to address global security problems that can save thousands of lives.


We partner with higher education to provide students with personalized internship programs and real-world lab experience.


We are committed to our community. We show our support through our volunteer efforts, sourcing from local businesses and investing in community infrastructure.

Job Creation

We continually search for new ways to employ local workers from a wide range of professional and personal backgrounds, right here in the United States.


At Trace Eye-D, our partners make us stronger. The State College of Florida (SCF) supports our efforts through consultation and product testing. Trace Eye-D invests in SCF students with educational scholarships and personalized internship opportunities to support their learning in the classroom and the lab.