Will Hayden, 42, is the founder of Red Jacket Firearms LLC. He is the owner of the shop. He started the shop as a side business and it is now a full time corporation. Will spent 6 years in the marine corps, in the early 1980s, before starting the Red Jacket business. He has spent 20 years in the reenactment comunity and likes to take the gang on trips and his daughter, Stephanie, backcountry hiking and hunting for elks.