News Archives: Press Release

Armalite’s New 3-Gun Rifle is Shipping to a Dealer Near You!

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You may have heard the buzz by now and it is all true! Armalite is launching more than 17 SKUs in 2015 and they are coming fast to a dealer near you. First out of the factory is the Armalite 3-Gun Series. These rifles are jam packed with features for 3-gunners–introductory to professional–out of the box at a price point you can’t refuse. Purpose built for 3-gun and practical rifle competition, these rifles are...

Armalite Announces Jeremy Gresham as New Regional Sales Manager

Armalite is pleased to announce the addition of Jeremy Gresham to the team as our newest Regional Sales Manager. As the East Coast Regional Sales Manager, Jeremy will be responsible for distributor sales east of the Mississippi. After serving in the military with the U.S. Army, Jeremy joined the firearms industry in 2007 as an Assistant Manager with Kevin’s Guns and Sporting Goods in Tallahassee, FL, where he was responsible for the distribution and...

Armalite, Inc.® Announces New President

Armalite, Inc. announces the appointment of Tommy Thacker as new corporate President. Tommy brings nearly 20 years of top-level management, sales and firearms experience to Armalite. Tommy previously served as Director, Product Management for FNH USA, in McLean, Virginia. There, he supervised the LE and Commercial product team responsible for testing, qualifying and launching firearm lines including the SCAR 16S, SCAR 17S, FNX pistols, and the complete line of FNS Pistols. At FNH, Tommy...

Celebrating the Holidays with 12 Days of Armalite

We are celebrating the holidays once again with the 12 Days of Armalite. Visit www.armalite.com to find out the specials of the day. This year’s promotion will run from December 10 to December 29. Once announced, all specials will be available until 5pm CST on December 29. The 2015 12 Days of Armalite Specials include select items in the following categories: December 10: handguards and magazines December 11: AR10A4 upper receiver (stripped), AR10T upper...

Armalite Announces Eugene O’Brien as New Vice President  of Operations

(Geneseo, IL – December 8, 2014) Armalite is pleased to announce the appointment of Eugene O’Brien to the position of Vice President of Operations. Eugene is responsible for the planning, development and implementation of Armalite operational strategy and directly oversees its machining, manufacturing, procurement, and distribution departments. With more than 15 years of experience in various industries including engineering consulting, manufacturing and technology, Eugene brings an extensive background to Armalite management team. Most recently...