Daniel Defense is a family owned and privately held firearms manufacturer located in Black Creek, Georgia. Founded in 2001 by President/CEO Marty Daniel, the company started from Marty’s vision to create custom rifle accessories for his personal M16 rifle. Seventeen years later, Marty Daniel’s concept has evolved into one of the most recognizable brands in the firearms world. Today with a combined 300,000 sq. feet of manufacturing space, Daniel Defense has maintained a commitment to quality and continuous improvement.