TRU-SPEC Names History Channel’s Alan Kay as Ambassador


Marietta, GA –  -( TRU-SPEC, one of the leading suppliers of uniforms and personal equipment to the military, law enforcement, public safety, and shooting sport markets, is proud to announce that Alan Kay, winner of History Channel’s Alone, is now part of the brand’s family.

Kay, who starred in and won the first season of the survival show, serves as a corrections officer and survival expert, will promote the TRU-SPEC and 5IVE STAR GEAR brands through various brand initiatives, marketing and appearances throughout the year.

“There is a very natural relationship between Alan, TRU-SPEC and the different industries we represent,” stated TRU-SPEC Vice President of Marketing, Darrel Jacks.

“This partnership is both a pleasure and a tremendous value for our partners and our versatile community of loyal customers. Alan is honest and real, with a passion and spirit that resonates with everyone fortunate enough to meet him. He is as authentic and down to earth as you can get. We look forward to collaborating with him and in his support of the TRU-SPEC brand.”

Alan Kay - TRU-SPEC
Alan Kay – TRU-SPEC

TRU-SPEC has a proud history supporting Law Enforcement and First Responders, survivalists, military, the shooting community and outdoors enthusiasts; understanding the importance and demand for protection against the elements in any situation.

Kay spent most of his childhood in the forests of Georgia, building forts and honing his skills. After some time, his knowledge became so vast that he could successfully survive in virtually any environment. In an effort to increase his understanding of edible and medicinal plants, Kay sought out and studied under several different educators.

He also spent time developing proficiency in the combative arts, including barehanded, stick and knife fighting. In his role as a corrections officer, Kay has been trained in tactical medical care.

Kay will be appearing on behalf of the brand at the TRU-SPEC booth, at the 2016 SHOT Show, January 19-21, in Las Vegas, NV.

TRU-SPEC is now one of the leading suppliers of uniforms and personal equipment to the military, law enforcement, public safety, and shooting sport markets. Built on a foundation of durability, quality and value, TRU-SPEC has become synonymous with quality, innovation and service as thousands of police, firefighters, EMTs and military personnel use and depend on our products daily, both on-duty and off-duty. Built with cutting edge design for unmatched comfort, rugged reliability, and all day, every day performance TRU-SPEC is the preferred brand for any situation. Visit or to find a dealer near you.