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22 Jul 2016

Coming Soon: Head-to-Head Custom Kydex Shootout

We have reached out to a num­ber of cus­tom Kydex hol­ster mak­ers to send us their most inno­v­a­tive prod­ucts. The response has been pret­ty good so far. Depend­ing on the final num­ber of sub­mis­sions we receive, we will be doing a full review of each hol­ster and film­ing the head-to-head

22 Jul 2016

EPIC: Steven Crowder vs. Christopher Titus

Not nec­es­sar­i­ly live blog­ging: July 21, 2016 Tonight’s Loud­er With Crow­der is a mas­sive school­ing on Christo­pher Titus on all issues gun rights. Not only is Steven tak­ing Titus to task on every sin­gle issue he thinks he defends, but Crow­der is also bring­ing up facts about the Con­sti­tu­tion that

ReloadOne July Body Armor Giveaway
21 Jul 2016

July Giveaway! BAM! Body Armor & Plate Carrier

We are giv­ing away a com­plete Lev­el IIIA body armor pack­age to one ran­dom mem­ber on July 29th, 2016. All you have to do is sign up, it’s free, and par­tic­i­pate in the in the net­work. It’s that easy.

08 Jul 2015

SHOT Show Hotel Rooms Going, Going …

July 8, 2015 By Chris Dol­nack, Senior Vice Pres­i­dent and Chief Mar­ket­ing Offi­cer At the Exhibitor Acad­e­my we held last month in Las Vegas, our part­ners at Con­vExx tipped us off to the sta­tus of hotel rooms avail­able for the 2016 SHOT Show. That tip came down to one fine

02 Jul 2015

Trade Show Attitudes—Beyond the “Power of Positive” Platitudes

Dur­ing the recent 2015 Exhibitors Acad­e­my in Las Vegas, we were treat­ed to one of the most engag­ing keynote address­es one could hope to have. Pre­sent­ed by Jef­fer­son Davis—better known as the “Tradeshow Turn­around Artist”—his hour-long address had the near­ly 100 Acad­e­my atten­dees furi­ous­ly tak­ing notes and com­pet­ing for atten­tion

30 Jun 2015

2016 SHOT Show Selected for International Buyer Program

June 30, 2015 By Melis­sa Schilling For the third year in a row, the Nation­al Shoot­ing Sports Foundation’s® (NSSF’s®) SHOT Show® has been select­ed by the fed­er­al government’s Inter­na­tion­al Trade Admin­is­tra­tion (ITA) as one of just 23 trade events cho­sen to par­tic­i­pate in the ITA’s Inter­na­tion­al Buy­er Pro­gram (IBP) in

23 Jun 2015

2015 SHOT Show Exhibitor Academy Earns High Praise

Near­ly 100 new and vet­er­an SHOT Show exhibitors last week attend­ed the 2015 SHOT Show Exhibitor Acad­e­my, where exhibitors filled sem­i­nar rooms at the Sands Expo Cen­ter to learn how to max­i­mize their return on invest­ment and exchange ideas to improve the show expe­ri­ence for all in atten­dance. The first

15 Jun 2015

NSSF Members Vote Now For 2016 SHOT Business Awards—Win a Free Hotel Stay at 2016 SHOT Show!

NSSF Mem­bers Vote Now For 2016 SHOT Busi­ness Awards—Win a Free Hotel Stay at 2016 SHOT Show! June 15, 2015 By Chris Dol­nack, Senior Vice Pres­i­dent and Chief Mar­ket­ing Offi­cer Each year at SHOT Show®, NSSF’s trade pub­li­ca­tion SHOT Busi­ness rec­og­nizes those in the firearms indus­try who work the most

11 Jun 2015

2016 Industry Day at the Range Already Gaining Traction

June 11, 2015 By Chris Dol­nack, Senior Vice Pres­i­dent and Chief Mar­ket­ing Offi­cer While the 2015 Indus­try Day at the Range set a record for atten­dance, our man­age­ment part­ners aren’t rest­ing on their lau­rels. CMG Mar­ket­ing & Events’ Cathy Williams and her staff are fast-track­­ing spon­sors and exhibitors to ensure

19 May 2015

IWA Show Connects U.S. Firearms Manufacturers to European Market

For many years, the Nation­al Shoot­ing Sports Foun­da­tion (NSSF) has exhib­it­ed at the annu­al IWA & Out­door Clas­sics show in Nurn­berg, Ger­many. It is always a pro­duc­tive event for us, but none more so than the 2015 show. There are many rea­sons why exhibit­ing at the IWA & Out­door Clas­sics

17 Apr 2015

NSSF Names Schilling Director of Exhibitions & Conferences

The Nation­al Shoot­ing Sports Foun­da­tion® (NSSF®) has announced that Melis­sa Schilling has been pro­mot­ed to the posi­tion of Direc­tor, Exhi­bi­tions & Con­fer­ences. Schilling’s most recent posi­tion with the orga­ni­za­tion has been Direc­tor, Recruit­ment & Reten­tion, a title she’s held since 2012. Schilling brings a wealth of tal­ent to this new

06 Apr 2015

SHOT Show 2015 Exhibitor Academy—We Want You!

SHOT Show 2015 Exhibitor Academy—We Want You! April 6, 2015 By Chris Dol­nack, Senior Vice Pres­i­dent and Chief Mar­ket­ing Offi­cer It is with great pride and excite­ment that NSSF is mak­ing plans for its sec­ond annu­al SHOT Show Exhibitor Acad­e­my. Fol­low­ing on the tremen­dous suc­cess of last year’s inau­gur­al event,

13 Mar 2015

2015 SHOT Show ‘Tremendously Valuable,’ Satisfaction High

March 13, 2015 By Chris Dol­nack, Senior Vice Pres­i­dent and Chief Mar­ket­ing Offi­cer The 2015 SHOT Show, held this past Jan­u­ary at the Sands Expo Cen­ter in Las Vegas, Neva­da, has proven itself to be one of the best across the col­lec­tive spec­trum of exhibitors, buy­ers, law enforce­ment per­son­nel and

01 Jan 1970

2nd Amendment Articles — Breitbart

On Jan­u­ary 6 a pas­sen­ger from an Air Cana­da flight alleged­ly pulled a gun from a checked bag in bag­gage claim and opened fire, shoot­ing numer­ous inno­cents inside the pas­sen­ger ter­mi­nal. by AWR Hawkins6 Jan 2017, 2:28 PM PST0 A gun­man is report­ed­ly in cus­tody after 13 peo­ple were shot