About Jim "The Kraken" Erwin
Jim Erwin is a veteran of the U.S. Special Operations Forces, including service as a 1st SFOD-D (Delta) Operator.
He was part of the 1st SFOD-D selection course – where he was ultimately one of five candidates chosen from a class of nearly 100.
Erwin was awarded the Distinguished Honor Graduate of his U.S. Army Sniper Course while serving with 2/75 Ranger Bat. He also served as the ranking NCO for a military free-fall platoon with a Long Range Surveillance Company.
After leaving active duty, Erwin provided close protection and security for high-profiled clientele across the globe including many high-threat environments.
He is a certified FBI Advanced Firearms Instructor, and has earned several instructor certifications for the NRA. Erwin Currently is a business development manager for Staccato 2011 and owns Shooting Performance Institute.