Daniel Defense is an arms manufacturer, founded at the turn of the 21st century by Marty Daniel in Savannah, Georgia. Following substantial growth, in 2009 Daniel Defense expanded and moved into a new manufacturing facility in Black Creek, Georgia where it is now based. It has also expanded to a second facility in Ridgeland, South Carolina with 90,000 square feet for production. Daniel Defense has managed to increase its revenue by more than 100% three years in a row and has been featured in Inc Magazine’s Top 5000 list in 2012 and 2013 which shows the fastest growing private companies in the United States. Over several years of production, Daniel Defense has managed to acquire high-profile customers for its rail systems, such as the US Special Operations Command, and the UK’s Ministry of Defense.