HARTFORD, CT (May 10, 2021) – Orchid LLC and Williams Mullen’s Firearms Industry Group announce that John McNamara, Managing Director of Member Services with the National Shooting Sports Foundation will present at the 2021 Firearms Industry Compliance Conference, to be held in Orlando, Florida on June 8 – 9.
“In the last year, over 8 million people purchased their first firearm,” said Shaun Phelan, Orchid VP of Sales and Marketing. “The NSSF has been developing and implementing programs across the country to help equip industry business with the knowledge and resources they need to help keep new and existing firearms owners actively involved in hunting and the shooting sports. We are excited to help the NSSF share the latest research about these new participants and how organizations can join the NSSF in promoting the safe, fun, and responsible use of firearms.
“Central to our mission is helping our industry understand their consumers and keep them engaged so they will become lifetime participants and advocates of hunting and the shooting sports. We are looking forward to meeting with key industry staff who can participate and amplify these programs in person at the upcoming FICC conference.” said John McNamara; NSSF.
About the Firearms Industry Compliance Conference
The FICC is a one-of-a-kind event designed primarily for manufacturing CEO / owners, attorneys, and compliance professionals but is open to all FFL types. Attendees will hear from industry executives and ATF, and FBI agency personnel. Educational sessions have been organized into learning tracks.
Hosted by Orchid & Williams Mullen’s Firearms Industry Group, the 2021 FICC event will be held at the beautiful Westgate Lakes Resort in Orlando Florida. Discounted room blocks begin at $89 per night and have been expanded several days before and after the event for business travelers who wish to enjoy the resort with their families. All participants are invited to two cocktail receptions which will be held outside by the Pelican’s Landing pool.
Registration: Individuals seeking to register for the in-person conference can do so here. More information is available on the Orchid Advisors or Williams Mullen’s Firearms Industry Group websites.
ABOUT ORCHID LLC
Orchid LLC and its subsidiaries offer business software, compliance software, and regulatory services to the shooting sports industry. Orchid Solutions provides firearm payment processing services, Point-of-Sale, and ERP services to improve how retailers, ranges, and manufacturers sell firearms and accessories. The firm’s business software integrates directly with Orchid eBoundTM, an application that provides a powerful low-cost electronic Bound Book and an electronic ATF Form 4473. Orchid Advisors provides ATF, Import, and Export licensing and firearm compliance services to Federal Firearms Licensees. The firm shares its expertise with the industry through the FFL UniversityTM, FFL MasterClassTM and the Firearms Industry Compliance ConferenceTM. For additional information, visit www.OrchidLLC.com.
ABOUT WILLIAMS MULLEN
Williams Mullen is a regional, full-service law firm with approximately 240 attorneys in offices across North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and Washington D.C. The firm’s Firearms Industry Group helps industry members navigate legal issues, from regulatory compliance to e-commerce development, financing needs and interest from the venture capital world. Additionally, Williams Mullen attorneys provide companies with advice and counsel in matters involving import and export controls, immigration and foreign direct investment, government contracting, and taxation. Visit them at www.williamsmullen.com.
NSSF is the trade association for the firearm industry. Its mission is to promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports. Formed in 1961, NSSF has a membership of thousands of manufacturers, distributors, firearm retailers, shooting ranges, sportsmen’s organizations and publishers nationwide. For more information, visit nssf.org.
Shaun Phelan, VP of Marketing
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