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December 21, 2016

Geissele Automatics Joins 3rd Annual NSSF/HAVA Golf Classic as Bronze Sponsor


 

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December 21, 2016

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Geissele Automatics Joins 3rd Annual
NSSF/HAVA Golf Classic as Bronze Sponsor

 

Geissele AutomaticsNEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce that Geissele Automatics has agreed to support the 3rd Annual NSSF/HAVA Golf Classic at the Bronze sponsorship level. Headquartered in North Wales, Pennsylvania, Geissele is a maker of high-end triggers, rails, optic mounts and tools designed primarily for today’s modern sporting rifles. This is the second year the company has sponsored this important pre-show event.

“We are grateful to have Geissele Automatics return to sponsor our golf outing in support of HAVA,” said Chris Dolnack, NSSF Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer. “The company’s commitment to the recovery and health of our injured veterans is commendable.”

Geissele Automatics is proud to be invited back to support HAVA and their event this year,” said Joe Plunkett, Geissele’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing. “Being able to aid our nation’s veterans we feel is one of our patriotic duties, and we are grateful to have the opportunity to give back. We look forward to continuing our partnership and assisting them in their mission.”

The NSSF/HAVA Golf Classic, now in its third year, raises money to support disabled veterans with their healing process through guided hunts, target shooting events and other outdoor sports activities. HAVA is Honored American Veterans Afield, a 501(c)(3) organization formed by companies in the shooting and outdoor industry. Additional sponsorship opportunities are available for this important event and interested industry members are encouraged to visit the event’s web page and contribute to this worthy cause.

The 2017 3rd Annual NSSF/HAVA Golf Classic will be held Sunday, January 15, two days before the opening of the 2017 SHOT Show. Bear’s Best Country Club on Flamingo Road in Las Vegas will be the host course for the event, which kicks off with an 8 a.m. shotgun start. Registration is now open for individuals and four-member firearms industry teams. Individual entries are $200, while four-person team entries are $600. All entries include transportation to and from the outing, golf cart rental, course fees, course balls, breakfast, lunch and participant gifts. Prizes will be awarded for high team and individuals at the event’s conclusion. For more information and to register for this important event, click here.

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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 12,000 manufacturers, distributors, firearms retailers, shooting ranges, sportsmen’s organizations and publishers. For more information, visit www.nssf.org.

 

About HAVA
HAVA is a 501(c)(3) organization formed by companies in the shooting and outdoor industry with the purpose of raising awareness and further assisting disabled veterans with their healing process through guided hunts, shooting events and other outdoor sports activities. To learn more about HAVA, visit www.honoredveterans.org.

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