Matt Graham: Protector and Watchmaker

05.06.2022 - By Danger Close with Jack Carr

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Today’s guest on Danger Close is a craftsman and security expert.  

Prior to founding ARES Watches, Matt Graham served as a police officer and U.S. Air Marshal before becoming a firearms program and tactics instructor of low profile operations for the Central Intelligence Agency. During his time in law enforcement, he was the recipient of the Life Saving Medal, the Medal of Valor, and the Law Enforcement Medal of Honor.

You can learn more at and follow them on Instagram at @areswatchco 

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SIG: This episode's featured gear segment is sponsored by SIG Sauer. You can learn more about SIG here.

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