LUMBERTON, N.C., July 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The accelerated growth of Defense Logistics Support, Inc. (DLS Mil-Wraps), fueled by its innovations in military and commercial polymer application technology, caught the eye of Simulations & Training company Special Operations Forces Studios, Ltd. (SOF Studios), a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business. The newly formed strategic partnership between these two organizations will provide the Department of Defense (DoD) with access to turn-key solutions that bridges the gap between live and virtual training.
Spearheading SOF Studios' Adaptive Training & Simulations Team is its President and Co-Founder, a recently retired member of the U.S. Special Operations Command. SOF Studios' President brings 17 years of Special Operations expertise, leadership, live-combat, and Combat Development experience to its unique and well-balanced roster.
Supporting SOF Studios' president are proven leaders with extensive and award winning experience in both "AAA" console and socio-mobile games production, program management of $100m Department of Defense projects, and the delivery of proven Science & Technology analytics, and human performance measures to the DoD.
"Timing could not have been more perfect," says Trevor J. Kracker, Director of Operations at DLS, Inc. "Our partnership with SOF Studios will assist the Defense Department in a number of ways—one is by providing customizable and sustainable training solutions through games technology on mobile and stationary platforms that the soldier can access seamlessly around the world. We thank God every day for how He has guided our work and for the honor of providing greater safety and effectiveness to our troops in harm's way."
With tightening budgets, the DoD is evaluating products and services with an eye toward cost and extended lifecycle savings. Through the application of Special Operations Combat Development processes, the DLS, Inc. and SOF Studios, Ltd. partnership aims to deliver time sensitive resources and assets by rapidly equipping the soldiers of today with the technology of tomorrow.
ABOUT DEFENSE LOGISTICS SUPPORT, INC.
DLS, Inc. is a woman-owned strategic polymer application design, manufacturing, training, and consulting company based outside Fort Bragg in Lumberton, North Carolina, that is positioning itself to be the world's most dynamic and innovative Camouflage, Concealment, Deception, and Training Supplier. All DLS practices and procedures are carefully considered and client-driven, focusing on each client's unique requirements.
In addition to advanced weapons and vehicle applications, DLS, Inc. creates custom, sustainable training atmospherics & environments, rapid-deploy-and-erect cities, image-facade structures designed to be geographically and culturally correct to blend inconspicuously with a local environment, which has proven ideal for forward-area munitions, force concealment, and other enemy deception strategies. Along with the training cities DLS creates, they also provide roleplaying services or Civilians on the Battlefield to complete the entire immersive training procedure for the soldier.
DLS, Inc.'s streamlined management structure and company culture nurtures a creative, energetic environment where team members from extensive military backgrounds are encouraged to pursue innovative solutions and uncommon breakthroughs for their fellow soldiers still active protecting our families and country from harm. The single-minded goal of the company is to continue providing sustainable, quality products; while allowing growth to guide every aspect of operations.
ABOUT SPECIAL OPERATIONS FORCES STUDIOS, LTD.
Special Operations Forces Studios, Ltd. (SOF Studios), a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business, an independent video game publisher based outside Fort Bragg in Southern Pines, North Carolina is concentrated on the development of exceptional shooter gaming entertainment and adaptive training and simulations software, multiplayer universes, and gaming communities.
Its mission is to create and publish innovative, engaging, and fun "Hero-centered" gaming software that educates, inspires, and empowers its users through a one-of-a-kind collaboration between elite-level SOF Veterans and the games industry. A portion of all SOF Studios profits benefit veteran reintegration and youth leadership charities.
SOURCE Defense Logistics Support, Inc.