Melvin Forbes, founder of New Ultra Light Arms, was presented the 2011 NRA Golden Bullseye Pioneer Award during a breakfast at the NRA Annual Meetings and Exhibits in Pittsburgh, May 30.
At this year’s Golden Bullseye Awards, NRA Publications named Melvin Forbes of New Ultra Light Arms the 2011 Pioneer Award Winner. A select group of senior staffers at NRA Publications had spirited input on just who the Pioneer Award should go to, and Melvin Forbes was at the forefront of my list from the beginning.
Ruger received its sixth consecutive Firearms Manufacturer of the Year award from the National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers.
The editors of American Rifleman have announced this year's recipients of the magazine's most prestigious award.
American Rifleman Editor-in-Chief Mark A. Keefe IV was honored this evening with the prestigious Grits Gresham Shooting Sports Communicator Award during the National Shooting Sports Foundation’s (NSSF) State of the Industry dinner, held annually during the SHOT (Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade) Show.