Viridian® Presents Ruger® with Partner of the Year Award at 2020 SHOT Show


MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – January 27, 2020 – Viridian Weapon Technologies has announced that Ruger, trusted American firearms manufacturer, has been named Viridian’s 2019 OEM Partner of the Year. Viridian presented the award to Ruger at the 2020 SHOT Show in Las Vegas last week in recognition of the brands’ longstanding history and collaboration over the years.
“Ruger has been a key partner for Viridian over the years, and selecting them for this award was a clear choice,” said Viridian President and CEO Brian Hedeen. “We’ve worked alongside the Ruger Product Development team on countless occasions to design compatible weapon-mounted accessories for some of their most popular firearms—from the gun-specific E Series laser sight for the new Ruger-57 to the pre-installed
Viridian Optics riflescope on the famous 10/22®. And there’s even more coming in 2020! We’re excited for what the future holds for our two brands.”
Accessories for Ruger Guns
In the last 12 months, Viridian has introduced a number of weapon-mounted accessories designed for Ruger firearms, including an E Series for the Ruger Security-9® Compact, Viridian Optics
EON riflescope for the Ruger 10/22 and, most recently, an E Series for the Ruger-57. Viridian gun-specific laser sights are also available for the popular Ruger LCP, LCP II and Security-9. For even more sighting solutions, the universal C Series® and X Series® laser/light combos offer an easy upgrade for Ruger pistols.
Ruger 10/22 Package
The new Ruger 10/22 package includes a pre-installed Viridian EON 3-9×40 riflescope featuring an ergonomic design, anti-reflective multi-coated lenses, multiple magnification options and tactical performance under pressure. Now paired with the Viridian EON, this legendary rifle delivers tried-and-true design that ensures consistent, reliable performance.

E Series for New Ruger-57
The E Series laser sight gives everyday conceal and carry owners a sleek model-specific, trigger-guard-mounted sighting solution—delivering rapid target acquisition at an affordable price point. With tried-and-true technology, unmatched performance and everyday value, the E Series is a staple for daily carry. The E Series for Ruger-57 will be available for purchase
online and at select retailers in the coming months.

More information about Viridian weapon-mounted accessories can be found at

About Viridian Weapon Technologies
Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Viridian Weapon Technologies is devoted to applying cutting-edge technology to design compact, powerful self-defense products for the civilian, military and law enforcement markets. Viridian is the leader in weapon-mounted technology and responsible for a number of firearm innovations including green and red
laser sights, LED weapon-mounted illuminators and several shooting accessories including the TacLoc® Holsters. Viridian products are designed and built in the USA. More information is available at

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