2023 Startups to Watch: Digimation to launch affordable firearm simulator that competes with the big guys

Digimation Inc. makes a portable firearm simulator that can turn just about any room into a shooting range and training center.

The Lake Mary-based company has sold its portable Digimation Arms Trainer, known as DART, since 2018. The company first targeted small police departments, which were interested in DART — priced at roughly $10,000 — over pricier simulators that cost more than $100,000.

After landing more than 350 law enforcements groups as clients, Digimation sold devices to the…