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2018 Conference Sponsors

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    Pam Swanner

    Tourism marketing professional serving in a management position for more than 25 years. Directing a new, regional marketing organization which utilizes the outdoor recreation (hunting/fishing and non-consumptive) in a 23 county region of Alabama as an economic development tool. Have received numerous state and regional awards and recognition.

WHAT’S NEW

  • Melissa Bachman of Winchester Deadly Passion to Wear Realtree EDGE Camo Through Partnership with DSG Outerwear

    MINNETONKA, MN — Melissa Bachman, hunter and conservationist and host of the TV series, Winchester Deadly Passion, currently airing on Sportsman Channel, is proud to partner with DSG Outerwear in 2019. As part of the partnership, Bachman will wear DSG Outerwear’s Realtree EDGE clothing in her TV series and during her outdoor adventures. “DSG stands

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  • Ruger Media Update – Ruger Wins Two Golden Bullseye Awards

    Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (NYSE: RGR) proudly announces that two of its rugged, reliable firearms have been honored with 2018 Golden Bullseye Awards. The Ruger Precision® Rimfire was selected as the 2018 American Rifleman Rifle of the Year and the PC Carbine™ as the 2018 Shooting Illustrated Rifle of the Year. Now in their

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  • Boss Office Products Introduces Office Chair Line in Partnership with Mossy Oak

    WEST POINT, MS – Boss Office Products has joined Mossy Oak to feature their best-selling office chairs in Mossy Oak’s Break-Up Country® mini pattern. Three designs are available: a task chair, a managers mid-back chair, and a high-back, heavy-duty chair. These chairs are currently being retailed at Walmart.com. Boss office chairs feature pheumatic lifts for

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  • NSSF Praises U.S. Senate Bipartisan Target Practice and Marksmanship Training Support Act

    NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the firearms industry trade association, praised the introduction of S. 94, the Target Practice and Marksmanship Training Support Act of 2019 in the U.S Senate last week. The bipartisan bill was authored by Sens. Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.V.) and Michael Bennet (D-Colo.), John Boozman (R-Ark.), Mike

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  • Official NRA Pattern Mossy Oak OVERWATCH to be Displayed at SHOT Show

    WEST POINT, MS – Mossy Oak and the National Rifle Association recently united in a relationship that aims to express support for the long-term preservation of our hunting heritage and outdoors lifestyle. As part of a multi-year commitment, the NRA has designated Mossy Oak as its “Official Camouflage Partner.” As the Official Camouflage Partner, Mossy

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  • Mossy Oak GO Now Streaming Season 1 of “Pale Horse Films”

    WEST POINT, MS – Mossy Oak GO is now streaming the complete first Season of “Pale Horse Films” by Pale Horse Productions, an outdoor media company who provides high quality photo and video content for outdoor industry partners and small businesses. This series of six short films starts and ends on the northern plains with

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  • LIVE from SIG Range Day; Plus One Movement – This Week on Tom Gresham’s Gun Talk

    Mandeville, LA – Live from Las Vegas at Sig Sauer’s range day, it’s new products for 2019, a program to get others involved in shooting sports, new digs for an antique firearms exhibit, and more, this week on Tom Gresham’s Gun Talk® Radio, the original nationally-syndicated talk show about guns and the shooting sports. In

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  • Scammers Offer Fake Lists Of SCI Members, Exhibitors

    Safari Club International does not sell lists of its Convention exhibitors nor of its members. Beware of scurrilous scammers who are attempting to profit by offering to sell what they purport to be lists of SCI exhibitors and members. “We do not sell our membership lists, and this includes lists of exhibitors at our Convention,”

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  • Dakota Solutions Outdoors to Display Mossy Oak Game Xtractor at SHOT Show

    WEST POINT, MS – Dakota Solutions Outdoors is proud to feature the all-new Mossy Oak GameXtractor at its booth (#4360) during the the National Shooting Sports Foundation’s 2019 SHOT Show. This purposeful big-game tool designed to simplify the job hunters face immediately following a successful hunt: dragging a deer or elk. The GameXtractor is immediately

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  • Nightforce Optics Named Top Choice of 2018 Precision Rifle Competitors

    Nightforce Optics has been named the top choice of 2018 precision rifle competitors in the PrecisionRifleBlog.com series “What The Pros Use.” Results are based upon survey data from the Top 125 shooters of the Precision Rifle Series (PRS), and Top 50 shooters of the National Rifle League (NRL). PrecisionRifleBlog link here: https://precisionrifleblog.com/2018/12/21/best-scope/ “We are thrilled with

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Thank You 2018 Conference Sponsors