KEN ONION - MEET YOUR MAKER
Ken Onion is one of the most popular knife designers in the knife industry. Ken has been making knives since 1991 and does so today for the likes of Kershaw and CRKT. He is the mastermind behind Kershaw's SpeedSafe assisted opening technology that is extremely popular in many knives.
Ken Onion grew up in West Virginia and was interested in traditional knives from very early on. Ken loved to think about the history of the knives and what they had been through. Ken Onion designs are very unique as he studies things that new generations are going to like and tries to predict those trends. He is a master at what he does and is one of the nicest guys you'll meet in the knife world.