Harrisburg, Pa. (October 2015) – IWI US, Inc., a subsidiary of Israel Weapon Industries (IWI) Ltd., announces that it has received the 2015 Importer of the Year Award from the National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW). The award was presented during the 2015 Awards Reception & Dinner, held Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015 during the NASGW Expo & Annual Meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana.
The award recognizes the contribution made by IWI US to the successful business climate of NASGW’s wholesaler members.
“We’re excited to have won the NASGW ‘Importer of the Year’ award, two years in a row! I want to thank all of the employees back at IWI US and at IWI Israel, who worked hard every day this year, making this award possible. I’m proud of our team and I’m so happy that they get to be recognized for all they do,” said Michael Kassnar, vice president of sales and marketing for IWI US.
IWI US is exhibiting at the NASGW Expo & Annual Meeting at Booth 845 from Tuesday, Oct. 27 through Friday, Oct. 30, 2015.
IWI US is known for importing award winning weapons like the TAVOR SAR, which was named the 2014 American Rifleman Golden Bullseye “Rifle of the Year,” as well as the Jericho pistol, the UZI PRO and the Galil ACE.