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December 6, 2017

HeadHunters NW Renews Sponsorship of SHOT Show Executive Management Seminar

HeadHunters NW logoNEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation®(NSSF®), the firearms industry’s trade association, is pleased to announce that HeadHunters NW has agreed to renew its sponsorship of the Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade® (SHOT®) Show’s Executive Management Seminar. Designed as the premier educational forum for rising managerial and executive-level professionals, the Executive Management Seminar will take place the day before the 2018 show opens, Monday, Jan. 22.

Headquartered in Spirit Lake, Idaho, HeadHunters NW is a leading global recruiting firm for top talent for the outdoor industry. The firm provides recruitment services for those seeking highly qualified staff in the ammunition, firearms, archery, hunting, optics, tactical, angling and related accessories segments.

“HeadHunters NW made quite the impression on those attending last year’s seminar,” said Jim Curcuruto, NSSF Director, Research and Market Development. “We are pleased to see that the benefit was mutually realized and welcome their sponsorship for this year’s event.”

“We are thrilled to support the executives and leadership of our outdoor industry with this sponsorship. We look forward to being a resource for the attendees of the Executive Management Seminar,” stated Shaylene Keiner, President, HeadHunters NW.

During the 2018 SHOT Show Executive Management Seminar, attendees will hear from top experts such as Steven Rinella, Lt. Col. Allen West, Dr. Tim Irwin, Dr. Jason Selk and Marsha Petrie Sue, who will discuss the hottest management techniques and business practices taking place today. You’ll learn about trending topics, such as how to thrive in a changing market, cultivating leadership skills, workforce development, avoiding derailment and improving mental toughness, all aimed at improving skill sets and providing ways to hone business action plans.

Morning coffee and a buffet lunch will be provided during this informative seminar.

The 2018 SHOT Show takes place Jan. 23-26 at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada. Registration is now open. Both NSSF Members and non-members are invited to add the Executive Management Seminar to the list of events they wish to attend once they’ve successfully registered to attend SHOT Show. See the full SHOT Show University agenda and speaker lineup here.

Additional sponsorship opportunities are available for this important event. To learn how you can become a sponsor, contact Chris Tatulli, NSSF Director, Exhibit & Sponsorship Sales, at 203-426-1320 ext. 214 or


About NSSF
The 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 11,000 manufacturers, distributors, firearms retailers, shooting ranges, sportsmen’s organizations and publishers. For more information, visit


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