We just received this great news from Vertx. Matt Jacques is a great choice for the Vertx team. We have been following him for some time now in his pursuits with Panteao Productions, Trigger Time TV, and at RECOIL Web. It is great to see that an apparel company will be utilizing a knowledgable end user to help develop their product.
Cincinnati, OH-04 DEC 13-Vertx Apparel is proud to announce the formation of a strategic alliance with Matt Jacques and the cadre of Victory First Consulting. Victory First's Founder and Instructor Matt Jacques will be assisting Vertx with the development of both covert and overt operational equipment. He will also be involved in the ongoing evolution of "low profile" apparel designed for unremarked wear in the urban sprawl or non-permissive environment.
"Matt brings a unique set of skills and specific mindset to the design table," says Vertx Business Development Manager Darrell Morrow. "His particular background and experience will help us completely change the way you go to the range and do the job--armed and unnoticed."
Jacques is an SME with over twenty years of military, law enforcement, tactical and undercover experience. He has spent over the last two decades working in or providing training to specialized units and personnel of certain assignments that operated by necessity in low profile here and abroad. These have involved counter-narcotics, investigations, high risk fugitive apprehension, and dignitary protection/PSD and force protection. He has also overseen the development of several weapons systems and their training programs. He has previously worked with both Vertx and Industrial Alchemy on specific programs and is looking forward to working with Vertx on a developmental level.
"I am very excited about the working with Vertx," says Jacques. "They're a company that is making great strides forward in practical application discreet apparel and gear--you're going to see their catalog grow with some phenomenal clothing and kit. I'm humbled by the invitation they extended to Victory First and honored to be a part of this development. I'm looking forward to growing with them."
Jacques is the host of the new Panteao Productions Make Ready TV, is an instructor on several of the Panteao Productions’ “MAKE READY” series of training DVDs, has been involved in the last 3 seasons of Trigger Time TV, is a contributing writer on RECOILWEB.COM and provides SME consulting to other publications. He and his staff continue to work with firearms and equipment manufacturers here in the US while providing specialized instruction to responsible civilians, law enforcement personnel and members of the military.