Leading Veteran Organizations Join Forces to Deliver Exclusive Apparel

CHICAGO, July 20, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- We Are The Mighty (WATM), the military community’s premiere media and entertainment brand, has joined forces with Grunt Style, a veteran-owned and operated company specializing in warrior-inspired gear, to co-design a line of WATM t-shirts. The new WATM-Grunt Style clothing is available exclusively at www.wearethemighty.com.

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WATM and Grunt Style combined their military expertise and irreverent sensibilities to create a line of t-shirts that celebrates pride of service. The new line also features a design for “Gunny”, the no-nonsense Marine drill sergeant from WATM’s popular animated series of the same name. The t-shirts come in different styles and colors for men and women, are made of 100 percent cotton and printed by veterans and patriots in the U.S.

“Veterans are the driving force behind all things WATM and that includes supporting veteran-owned companies like Grunt Style who share our enthusiasm for the community we serve,” said Mark Harper, Air Force veteran and EVP Operations and Strategy, We Are The Mighty. “We are thrilled to work with Grunt Style and look forward to continuing to create some awesome gear.”

“We have always respected the authenticity of We Are the Mighty and are excited to partner with an organization dedicated to celebrating military life,” said Daniel Alarik, Army Drill Sergeant veteran and Grunt Style founder.

To view the product line, visit: www.wearethemighty.com/merchandise

About Grunt Style
Grunt Style is a veteran-owned and operated company, specializing in-house designed, quality apparel and gear for men and women. It provides its customers with a voice through its warrior-inspired merchandise to share and inspire patriotism in the United States. Founded in 2009 by Army Veteran and Drill Sergeant, Daniel Alarik, who has grown the company from first printing t-shirts in his basement to its headquarters in Carol Stream, Ill. with 90+ employees. Grunt Style takes the best of what’s gained by serving in the military – structure, dedication and camaraderie and employs 70 percent military veterans and 100 percent American patriots. Grunt Style’s ethos is “Pride in self, in our military and in our county.” All Grunt Style shirts have a ‘Beer Guarantee’ and are covered for life. For more information, visit www.gruntstyle.com or go to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.

About We Are The Mighty (WATM)
We Are The Mighty (WATM) is the military community’s media and entertainment brand connecting the more than 133 million strong military-veteran community, their families and the millions of Americans who share an affinity for those who serve. Our team of veterans and media professionals capture the diverse voice of our audience with great stories and quality content, innovative marketing and ground breaking events. As brand-builders, content creators and influencers, we work with companies, nonprofits, government agencies, and anyone looking to reach this broad and loyal market.

For more information, go to www.wearethemighty.com, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Media Contacts: Grunt Style: Beth Dillon Beth.Dillon@marchcorp.com; 773.294.5356 We Are The Mighty: Linda Alexander linda.alexander@wearethemighty.com; 305.205.6524

Source: Grunt Style