We’re Not Only Advisors, We’re Expert Firearm Professionals Too
Chief Executive Officer
Formerly of Smith & Wesson
CEO of Orchid Advisors and former Ernst & Young executive, Mr. Rydberg has been a strategic advisor to Fortune 500s ($50b+) and small private businesses. […]
Executive Director, Data Analytics Practice
Formerly of Bank of America
Michelle has over 15 years of experience dedicated to expert-level business and data analytics and is focused on digital ATF mock inspections. […]
Principle and Export / ITAR Practice Lead
Formerly of Colt
Jeff helps clients in the firearms industry build great export compliance programs and collaborate with international partners. […]
Executive Director, Strategy & Operations Practice
Formerly of Century Arms
A former Chief Operating Officer with over 30 years of experience of deep business strategy and operations experience. Hired by public and provide owners […]
Philip D. Milks
Executive Director, Manufacturing Practice
Formerly of NSSF and Remington
Philip is an attorney by training and began his career in the firearms industry while pursuing his law degree. In his prior role he was responsible for ensuring compliance with all regulatory requirements […]
Executive Director, Retail, Pawn and Distribution Practice
Formerly of Cabela’s and Lipseys
Travis brings more than 22 years’ experience as a Firearms Industry Leader to Orchid Advisors, having held sales and management position at major U.S […]
Executive Director, FFLBizHub.com
Formerly of EZCORP
Alexis brings more than 10 years’ experience as a compliance industry executive to Orchid Advisors, having held various sales, retail operations […]
Manager, Export / ITAR Practice
Formerly of Dasan and Remington
Jordan brings more than 16 years’ experience as a firearms industry executive to Orchid Advisors, having held management positions at major U.S. and international firearm […]
Former ATF IOI and Acting DIO
Patricia “Patsy” has over 13 years of firearm industry experience including a DIO and Area Supervisor roles within the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF).
Former ATF IOI and DIO
Tom has over 20 years of experience working for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF). During his career, he had been involved in thousands of ATF.
Welcome to the Future of the Firearms Industry!
FFLBizHub.com is a trusted platform that facilitates entry, licensing and growth in the firearms industry. Its members gain access to low cost, high value tools for running their business operations while navigating Federal ATF and State firearms compliance. FFLBizHub.com was developed in conjunction with the four leading industry associations and participating software and service providers. For more information visit FFLBizHub.com
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.
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 www.nasgw.org.
The NRA Business Alliance was established in 1992 to provide NRA member businesses with a marketplace to sell goods and services to fellow NRA members. The NRA’s Business Alliance web site, service directory, member magazines and promotions, and NRA member businesses reach nearly four million NRA members. NRA Business Alliance members also enjoy many benefits including NRA member magazines, NRA Endorsed Insurance and discounts on a wide range of business services.
The American Suppressor Association (ASA) is the unified voice of the suppressor industry. Our mission is to unite and advocate for the common interests of suppressor manufacturers, distributors, dealers, and consumers. To accomplish our mission, our principal initiatives focus on state lobbying, federal lobbying, public education, and industry research.
Epicor Software Corporation drives business growth. We provide flexible, industry-specific software designed around the needs of our manufacturing, distribution, retail, and service industry customers. More than 40 years of experience with our customers’ unique business processes and operational requirements are built into every solution―in the cloud or on premises. With this deep understanding of your industry, Epicor solutions manage complexity, increase efficiency, and free up resources so you can focus on growth.
Munitions Law Group (“MLG”) is a hybrid boutique/full-service law firm that handles – exclusively – firearms, explosives, and other defense articles issues for companies and individuals in the United States and internationally. We serve as a premier outside legal point of contact for members of the Firearms Industry. MLG’s mission is to provide top-notch, but cost-effective, legal services to its clients. We have attorneys in multiple states, with our primary offices in Atlanta, Georgia and Columbus, Ohio. MLG attorneys have represented clients in 38 states and 14 foreign countries.
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