IRVINE, Calif. (Oct. 7, 2020) – 5.11, Inc., the global innovator of purpose-built apparel, footwear and gear has been named the recipient of the 2020 Global Award from the Orange County Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth.
A global organization focused on driving middle-market growth since 1954, the ACG includes 60 chapters and nearly 15,000 members worldwide. The Orange County Chapter received more than 140 nominees for its annual awards and a total of 30 Finalists ultimately emerged from interviews. Following a final round of judging led by top academic and business professionals from the region, 5.11 received the Chapter’s Global Award.
“We are honored to be among the great group of companies and individuals being recognized by ACG,” said CEO of 5.11, Francisco J. Morales. “Receiving the Global Award is testament to the dedication and hard work of our team members and partners around the world. We are proud to receive the award and look forward to strengthening our efforts in supporting mid-market growth while serving tactical professionals and outdoor enthusiasts.”
ACG Orange County Board President Andrea Casaw saluted the 30 honorees, praising their innovation and intrepid spirit in fighting through their individual market challenges as well as those caused by the global pandemic. “Their stories inspire and show us what’s possible when you combine smart strategy, outstanding execution, and a never-give-up attitude.”
With offices around the globe, 5.11 works directly with end users to create purpose-built tactical apparel, footwear and gear designed specifically to exceed the rigorous standards of law enforcement, first responder and military communities, while also meeting the everyday utility needs of outdoor enthusiasts and adventurers alike.
To learn more about 5.11, please visit https://www.511tactical.com.
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About 5.11, Inc.
With offices around the globe, 5.11 works directly with end users to create purpose-built apparel, footwear and gear designed specifically to enhance the safety, accuracy, speed, and performance of tactical professionals and technical enthusiasts worldwide. 5.11 products exceed rigorous standards, which have allowed the brand to establish a reputation for innovation and authenticity, and become the premier choice for those who always have to be ready. 5.11 products can be purchased online, through authorized dealers and retailers, as well as at 5.11 company-owned retail stores.
Learn more about 5.11’s best-selling gear and accessories at www.511tactical.com. Find a full list of 5.11 company-owned retail stores at https://www.511tactical.com/locations/. Connect with 5.11 on Facebook, Twitter @511Tactical and on Instagram @511Tactical and #511tactical
5.11, Inc. is a subsidiary of Compass Diversified (NYSE: CODI).
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