Pleasanton, CA – Ellis Partners LLC announced today that Japan-based Omron Network Products, a leading manufacturer of fiber optic modules, will commence a lease agreement to occupy the Brittania Business Center at Pleasanton’s Hacienda Business Park in June.
The 17,725 square foot site at 5700 Stoneridge Drive will include administrative offices, advanced engineering labs and facilities for the development and manufacturing of high speed transmission components used in a wide variety of electric and electronic equipment, such as HD video equipment, home appliances, communications equipment and consumer electronics.
“This larger facility will enable us to rapidly expand our manufacturing output while still maintaining a collaborative, innovation-based work environment,” said Brian Peters, President of Omron Network Products.
Omron Network Products currently has an office in Pleasanton with 50 employees. The move will ultimately accommodate the addition of 25-50 new positions at the company, added Mr. Peters, who noted that both landlord Ellis Partners LLC and the property’s considerable amenities were integral to the company remaining and expanding its footprint in Pleasanton.
“Hacienda Business Park offers exceptional resources to support a wide variety of business endeavors,” said Caroline Morris, Vice President of Asset Management at Ellis Partners LLC. “We’re pleased to add Omron Network Products to our growing roster of innovative technology tenants who place a high value on first-rate facilities and infrastructure.”
The deal is the third major lease agreement since Ellis Partners LLC acquired the property in the fall of 2010. Paul Sheehan, David Bruzzone and Dan Watson of Cornish & Carey Commercial Newmark Knight Frank represented the landlord. Andrew Schmitt of CB Richard Ellis represented the tenant.
Omron Electronic Components is a leading manufacturer and provider of advanced electronic components. Extensive product groups include relays, switches, connectors, MEMS flow and pressure sensors, touch sensing IC’s, and optical components. Omron Electronic Components LLC is the Americas subsidiary of Omron Corporation, a $5.5 billion global leading supplier of electronics and control system components and services. Their broad product offering can be found in applications for the communications, transportation, medical, HVAC, appliance, industrial automation, consumer electronics, and test & measurement markets around the world. Omron Electronic Components LLC has an extensive sales network consisting of regional sales engineers, inside sales representatives, technical sales assistants, customer service staff, and an authorized Distributor network, all ready to serve your needs.
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