Microtech Knives was founded in 1994 by Anthony Marfione whose main objective was and is to ensure every customer receives the highest quality knife money can buy. Microtech primarily produces specialized tactical knives using only USA manufactured parts, material and labor. Microtech researches and tests only the highest grades of steel, Aircraft Alloy and other component pieces to continue to lead the way in innovative tactical design. Most recently, Microtech's new D.O.C. (Death On Contact) Model won Best Collaboration of the Year at the 2013 BLADE Show in Atlanta.