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October 10, 2018 |
Head Down Firearms and Aguila Sponsors NASGW Expo

ANKENY, IA – The National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW), the association representing shooting sports wholesalers, manufacturers, and their trade partners, is pleased to announce that Head Down Firearms and Aguila Ammunition will be sponsoring the NASGW Expo in Pittsburgh, PA.

Head Down Firearms, a new member to NASGW and first-time exhibitor will be sponsoring one of the Reload Lounges, which provide a welcoming place for attendees to catch up on emails, charge their devices, or connect with other attendees on the show floor.

"Head Down Firearms is proud to be one of the newest members of NASGW," said Adam Williams, VP of Business Development for Head Down Firearms. "Despite this being our first NASGW Expo, we've maintained long, lasting relationships with our distribution partners. From creating unique and exclusive inventory with our CeraKote refinishing services to manufacturing the industry's leading AR rifles, we're committed to expanding our reach through two-step distribution in 2019."

Aguila Ammunition, a continued supporter of NASGW will be sponsoring this year's Networking Reception. “The NASGW Annual Meeting and Expo is always a vital event to our business,” said Kristi Heuring, Director of Marketing for Aguila Ammunition/TxAT. “We’re always proud to partner with NASGW and support its efforts with the two-step distribution model.”

Each year our Expo continues to grow into a can’t miss destination for shooting sports business meetings thanks to great partners like Aguila and Head Down Firearms who support NASGW and two-step distribution,” said NASGW President, Kenyon Gleason. "We are excited to see everyone in Pittsburgh and look forward to continued success for all of our members in 2019."

The NASGW Expo will be held at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, PA from October 16-19. This event is one of the most crucial events in the shooting sports industry designed to one efficient week for NASGW Wholesaler Members to connect with their manufacturing partners.


The National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers is comprised of wholesalers, manufacturers, independent sales reps, media and service providers - both national and international - all of whom are primarily focused on shooting sports equipment and accessories. As a trade association representing the business interests of its members, NASGW’s mission is to bring shooting sports buyers and sellers together. For more information about the NASGW, visit the association’s website at

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Gregg Alexander
National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers