Defense contractor Polaris Alpha announced plans to add 450 employees by 2026 and build or lease 100,000 square feet of office space in Denver and Colorado Springs later this year.
“Polaris Alpha plays a crucial and foundational role in Colorado Springs’ and our region’s defense and technology industries, and the Chamber & EDC is pleased we could help secure this long-term commitment.” said Tammy Fields, chief economic development officer for the Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC. “This announcement further validates Colorado Springs as a technology powerhouse and helps ensure a robust business climate for years to come.”
J.J. Ament, CEO of the Metro Denver EDC, added, “We are very proud to have Polaris Alpha expand in both the Metro Denver region and Colorado Springs. Polaris Alpha is taking advantage of our state’s greatest assets, our highly educated and skilled workforce.”