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Desert Tactical Arms (DTA) to Rebrand Company as Desert Tech (DT), and Thomas Alexander is Named CEO of Desert Tech Training Center

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The following are two Desert Tech (DT) press releases:

Leading Firearms Innovator Changes Name to Create Universal Brand

West Valley City, December 16, 2013 – Desert Tactical Arms (DTA) announced today that they are rebranding their company name to Desert Tech (DT). The name change is essential to provide a universal global brand that unites the arms, ammunition , and training companies. The resulting unity will create synergies that will lead the development of more advanced equipment, munitions, and training for the expanded marketplace. The name change was announced today by Nick Young, President of Desert Tech.

"The name change was essential to align the focus of our firearms, ammunition, and training companies in creating Tomorrows Weapon Technologies,” said Nick Young. "Operating under our new name creates synergy between the companies which will allow us to seamlessly integrate new technologies and training methodologies with the warfighter, and ultimately, improve mission success."


West Valley City, UT – December 18, 2013 – Nicholas Young, owner of the Desert Tech company group (formerly known as Desert Tactical Arms) has named Thomas Alexander as CEO of their 25,000 acre training facility.

Mr. Alexander comes to Desert Tech Training Center with 18 years of experience in military and government contracting experience. Mr. Alexander's expertise allows Desert Tech to develop and conduct small and large scale military, law enforcement, and civilian training exercises.

Mr. Alexander states "Joining Desert Tech and overseeing the Training Center and Facility is exactly what I wanted to do at this point in my career. After all my years in the military and government contracting I am excited to bring that experience to help train law enforcement, military and civilians at our top-notch facility."

Quote from Nick "We dreamed of creating a world class shooting facility that offered unique training experiences and pushed methodologies beyond tradition. We are very pleased to have Tommy lead the Training Center, with his extensive combat and training experience, he knows how and where to push training to the next level. His vision even surpasses my own, we are creating a place to benefit everyone, we want to make it available to host numerous events/competitions and even other training companies."

The Desert Tech training facility is a 25,000 acre multipurpose range that combines first class accommodations with a state of the art training environment. The range is currently set up to offer courses in pistol, rifle, shotgun, breaching/demolition, rough terrain driving, convoy live fire and maneuver, unknown distance, known distance, moving target, field-craft, and extreme distance sniper ranges. Mr. Alexander will be overseeing all aspects of the Desert Tech training facility and will ensure people and organizations can learn from real professionals and hone their skills in all aspects of their occupation or shooting specialty.

About Desert Tech Desert Tactical Arms was founded in 2007 and rebranded as Desert Tech in 2013. The company was initially founded to create the most compact, accurate and reliable precision weapon systems in the world. With the company’s strong belief in the Second Amendment, Desert Tech strives to provide the best firearms, ammunition and training possible for military, law enforcement, and private gun owners. Desert Tech currently offers precision Bullpup rifle systems that range from 260 Remington – 50 BMG. The Desert Tech Training Center is the largest premiere training and shooting facility in the west, located on 25,000 acres in northeastern Utah. Desert Tech Training Center was created to provide a place for shooters and operators from around the world to obtain unparalleled firearms instruction. The curriculum has been designed to provide military, law enforcement, contractors, and armed citizens real-life scenarios that induce stress, which will produce a better gunfighter not just a better shooter. Desert Tech Munitions was created to produce the most accurate, consistent, and temperature stable ammunition available. The ammunition provides exceptional performance in all quality firearms it is used in. The goal is to control all of the components in the firing sequence, the rifle, ammunition, and training in order to be able to provide guaranteed performance that exceeds any other in the world.

Company Contact Info:

Desert Tactical Arms (DTA)
PO Box 65816
Salt Lake City, UT 84165
Phone: 801-975-7272
Fax: 801-908-6425
Email Contact Page:

Sniper Country Training (SCT)
P.O. Box 241
Plymouth, UT 84330
Phone: 801-975-7272 Ext:219
Fax: 801-908-6425
Email Sales/Marketing (Tommy Alexander): [email protected]

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