Delta Defense Named to Inc. Magazine’s Top 5,000 for 2014

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Delta Defense, parent company of the U. S. Concealed Carry Assn. and Concealed Carry Magazine, was named to Inc. Magazine’s Top 5,000 Fastest-Growing Private U.S. Companies of 2014.

USCCA's Defense Shield

USCCA's Self-Defense SHIELD program

At the end of the day, the USCCA and Delta Defense exist to help responsibly armed Americans be the best protectors they can be.

Inc. Magazine editors listed Delta Defense, the parent company of the United States Concealed Carry Association (USCCA), as one of the fastest-growing private companies in the U. S. for the third year in a row. Delta Defense nabbed the 1,158th spot on the Inc. 5,000, up 59 spots from its 2012 ranking of 1,217.

With 3-year financial growth rate of almost 400% and revenue at just over $16 million, Delta Defense ranked 15th out of 70 Wisconsin-based companies who made the list.

According to Inc. Magazine, Delta Defense, “Publishes, markets and fulfills orders for products, publications and services in the self-defense and personal protection industries.”

Founded in 2003, USCCA is best known for publishing Concealed Carry Magazine and for offering self-defense liability insurance benefits to members through the United States Concealed Carry Association’s Self-Defense SHIELD program. notes that Delta Defense is one of only seven companies that sells guns or gun-related products to make it onto Inc.’s prestigious list. Of those seven companies, Delta holds the 3rd highest rank. And in addition to tripling its revenue in just 3 years, Delta Defense has added 38 new jobs in that same time frame alone.

USCCA President and Founder Tim Schmidt said he was, “both proud and excited,” to see Delta Defense’s name on the Inc. 5,000 yet again, and added that the company has no plans to slow down.

“At the end of the day, the USCCA and Delta Defense exist to help responsibly armed Americans be the best protectors they can be. As long as there are people out there passionate about protecting themselves and their loves ones, we’ll be here to help.”

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About the USCCA:
The U.S. Concealed Carry Association (USCCA) is the first and largest, member-owned association designed to educate, train, and insure responsibly armed Americans. USCCA members receive access to a wealth of industry information and insurance protection through its Self-Defense SHIELD program. The USCCA also provides expert advice, product information, and the latest news centered around the concealed carry lifestyle via email, social media, Concealed Carry Magazine, and their nationally syndicated radio program Armed American Radio.

The United States Concealed Carry Association is a subsidiary of Delta Defense, LLC. Delta Defense, LLC was founded in 2004 by Tim Schmidt and is committed to supporting and educating responsible Americans who carry concealed.

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