The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), a firearms industry association, replaced long-time partner Reed Exhibitions with ConvExx as its new SHOT Show management partner.
“We’re excited to have ConvExx on board as our new management partner,” said Chris Dolnack, senior vice president and chief marketing officer, NSSF. “ConvExx offers a combination of extensive large-show and Las Vegas experience, which will serve our exhibitors and attendees well.”
Based in Las Vegas, ConvExx is privately held and has produced more than 200 shows and events, working with more than a million exhibitors and attendees. ConvExx produces the annual Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show, which at nearly 1 million net-square feet and 135,000 attendees is ranked as the fourth largest tradeshow in America by Trade Show Executive magazine. SHOT Show is ranked 16th.
“We are proud to be associated with NSSF and the shooting sports industry,” said Chuck Schwartz , chairman, ConvExx.
The SHOT Show – the Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade Show – is owned and sponsored by NSSF. It is a large, comprehensive tradeshow for professionals involved in the shooting sports, hunting and law enforcement industries. The 2014 SHOT Show will be held Jan. 14-17 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas.