SHOT Show is one of the fastest growing trade shows in the nation.
The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) announced that its annual Shooting, Hunting and Outdoors (SHOT) Show was recognized as one of the top 25 fastest growing trade shows based on attendance growth and listed by the Trade Show News Network (TSNN).
For those who have attended more than one SHOT Show recently, this should come as no surprise.
About the NSSFThe National Shooting Sports Foundation is the trade association for the firearms industry. Its mission is to promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports. Formed in 1961, NSSF has a membership of more than 10,000 manufacturers, distributors, firearms retailers, shooting ranges, sportsmen's organizations and publishers. For more information, log on to www.nssf.org.
The 2014 SHOT Show was proof enough that the event is quickly becoming a must-see in the outdoor industry, attended by more than 67,000.
"It's outstanding that our industry's trade show, the SHOT Show, continues to grow and be recognized with the best and fastest-growing shows in North America," said Chris Dolnack, NSSF's senior vice president and chief marketing officer, in the official press release. "This honor is shared by all the talented people who work on the show."
The SHOT Show will be officially honored at the 5th Annual TSNN Awards November 14-16 in Cleveland, Ohio.
Were you at this year's SHOT Show? How much bigger was it from previous years?