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The National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers is comprised of wholesalers, manufacturers, independent sales reps, industry media, organizations and service providers - both national and international - all of whom are primarily involved with hunting and shooting sports equipment and accessories.

NASGW is the organizer and sponsor of the industry's former Hunting Show, now known as the NASGW Annual Meeting/Expo Event. This annual event provides an unmatched educational, marketing and communications opportunity for the hunting and shooting sports wholesaler, manufacturer, media and sales professional.

  


 


 

 

NASGW News
The President reports to the Board of Directors and is responsible for strategic leadership for the Association and its professional staff by working with the Board and its management company to establish long-range goals, strategies and policies focused on its mission. The President is ultimately responsible for the overall management of the National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW).
The City of Little Rock presented a Proclamation welcoming NASGW members to its city. Presenting the Proclamation was the Honorable Mark Stobola, Mayor.
NASGW announced grants to four nonprofit organizations in support of industry efforts to advance youth sports, preservation and congressional support for the sporting goods industry. The awards were part of the organization’s 41st Annual Meeting and Expo being held at the Marriott and Statehouse Convention Center.
Over 450 members met last night to kick off the 2014 41st Annual Meeting and Expo of the National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW) held at the Marriott Hotel and the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock, Arkansas. Kent Williams, NASGW Chairman, welcomed the members and set the stage for three days of productive meetings as distributors, manufacturers, manufacturer’s reps and media prepare for the coming sales year.
NASGW presented its first ever Lifetime Achievement Award to Richard A Lipsey, Chairman of Lipseys LLC, Baton Rouge, LA for his exceptional leadership and contributions to the sporting goods industry and his community.
A new mobile app is now available from the National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers in connection with the association’s 41st Annual Meeting and Expo to be held at the Marriott Hotel and the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock, Arkansas.