USCCA Announces Launch of “Official Partner” Program at Inaugural NSSF Range-Retailer Business Expo

Working Together to Keep Families & Communities Safer”

West Bend, WI – With hundreds of firearms industry leaders meeting in Denver, Colorado this week for the first annual National Shooting Sports Foundation’s (NSSF) Range-Retailer Business Expo, the USCCA announced today that it is launching an “Official Partner” program to offer unprecedented resources and relationships to business owners across the country, a move that will ultimately strengthen the industry at-large. 

“As the country’s largest and fastest-growing association for responsibly armed Americans, the USCCA exists to serve those who responsibly protect and we are committed to helping more people be their family’s first line of defense through education, preparation and training,” USCCA President and Founder Tim Schmidt said today.  “The USCCA’s new ‘Official Partner’ program will strengthen our entire industry, and particularly our gun ranges, by providing business owners and customers with access to proven resources and training, while empowering more consumers to be their family’s ultimate protector.” 

As an “Official Partner” of the USCCA, ranges and retailers will have access to the latest education and training materials for responsible gun owners, as well as new opportunities to grow their business and expand the industry’s footprint in their communities.  To learn more please visit:

“With the introduction of this new program, the USCCA alongside our nation’s leading ranges and retailers will be better positioned to welcome and prepare more responsibly armed Americans which will ultimately help save lives and make our communities safer,” Schmidt concluded. 

The USCCA is the “Presenting Sponsor” at this week’s Range-Retailer Expo which is a one-of-a-kind new event that is connecting ranges and retailers with the products, services and education they need — from businesses in the startup phase to the nation’s leading establishments.  To learn more, please visit:

The USCCA provides self-defense education, training and legal protection to responsible American gun owners. The USCCA is the largest and fastest-growing association whose sole focus is the responsibly armed American.