About Us

Headquartered in Clawson, MI, Elite Defense LLC is a distributor and regulatory compliance manager for over 170 international partners in the small arms weapons and tactical equipment markets. Since its founding in 2007, Elite has represented many of the most sought-after and well-known brands in the industry.

Sold to Koucar Management in 2018, the acquisition secured funding for a holographic technology R&D and manufacturing business (HEL Technologies).

Headquartered in Clawson, MI, HEL Technologies LLC was formed in 2018 to continue and complete holographic R&D started by Elite Defense. HEL Technologies has developed and secured 4 patents related to its Holographic Edge Lighting technology that will bring game changing innovations the small arms weapon site market.


Koucar Management, LLC is a privately held, Michigan-based company with a diverse portfolio of holdings and investments.

Koucar Management has an investment strategy that firmly focuses on expansion within existing industries, bringing new vitality to acquired businesses and laying the groundwork for new ventures.  With their recognized management strengths and ample financial resources, Koucar Management is providing growth capital and other resources to its portfolio of companies. Our vision is clear; motivated, skilled partners & employees, significant financial strength and stability, a willingness to look beyond conventional performance measurements and an untiring commitment to our customers.