COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado (October 30, 2017) – USA Capturing’s proud custom of excellence will now be overseen by long-time capturing sports activities business government and out of doors fanatic Keith Enlow, who has been named the brand new Chief Government Officer for the group. Enlow has served as Senior Vice President and Common Supervisor of Remington Arms and President of Barnes Bullets for the previous seven years. A collegiate and aggressive athlete himself, Enlow additionally brings with him an athlete-first mentality and a lifelong private historical past of competing, teaching and succeeding on the highest company and athletic ranges.
A 25-year firearms business chief, Enlow has pushed development and constructed an intensive community whereas in management positions with three prime business corporations together with Winchester Ammunition, Alliant Techsystems (ATK) and Remington Arms. Enlow brings a wealth of data, expertise, and schooling because it pertains to gross sales, advertising, product growth and operational efficiencies. Enlow’s ardour for the outside, looking and the capturing sports activities provides him in depth first-hand data whereas permitting him to leverage new partnerships and relationships for the group that may immediately affect athletes and supply the sources essential to speed up excessive efficiency.
“We couldn’t be extra happy to welcome Keith Enlow to USA Capturing and put his enterprise acumen, confirmed management talents and robust business expertise to work in starting a brand new, thrilling chapter for our athletes and group,” mentioned USA Capturing Board of Administrators Chair Jeff Worth. “Our group and group will embrace his professionalism, vitality, drive and motivation as we try for excellence transferring ahead.”
“I’m really humbled by the standard of individuals concerned in USA Capturing, together with the athletes, Board members and workers, so I’m past keen to affix this nice group,” Enlow mentioned. “I hope to create pleasure for USA Capturing that may generate the wanted income to help our Olympic and Paralympic athletes and the profitable custom of this group.
“My main focus shall be on income technology to supply for and help the success of our nice athletes,” added Enlow. “This in flip enhances the capturing sports activities for America’s youth and hopefully supplies a profitable components for donors and our many present and future sponsors. I additionally plan to assist enhance consciousness throughout the capturing business and urge for larger involvement in supporting America’s capturing group. The affiliation of our Olympians and Paralympians and the best way they characterize our business and america of America is a chance we’d like extra individuals to get behind.”
Enlow obtained his begin within the capturing sports activities business in 1996 when he was employed by Winchester Ammunition as a brand new product growth engineer. He spent 5 years in that function earlier than being promoted to Product Advertising and marketing Supervisor. Winchester Ammunition has been an essential sponsor for USA Capturing since 1999.
From 2003 to 2010, Enlow was the Enterprise Improvement & Manufacturing Packages Director for Alliant Techsystems (ATK), which manufactures and checks small caliber ammunition for the U.S. Military.
As CEO, Enlow takes over a company that has loved a convention of excellence beforehand constructed by the Newbie Athletic Union (AAU) and the NRA. In April 1995, USA Capturing was shaped and have become the full-time Nationwide Governing Physique for the worldwide capturing sports activities in america. Since then, USA Capturing Group athletes have gained 22 Olympic medals, together with 10 gold, 5 silver medals and 7 bronze medals over the span of six Olympic Video games – fifth most amongst all U.S. sports activities throughout that point.
A Missouri native, Enlow earned a Bachelor of Science diploma in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering with honors from the College of Missouri in 1995. He competed in monitor and area for 3 years as a pole vaulter. He obtained his Grasp of Science diploma in Enterprise from Lindenwood College in St. Louis in 1998.
An avid out of doors fanatic, he’s an Government Board Member for the Sporting Arms and Ammunition Producers’ Institute (SAAMI) in addition to the Nationwide Protection Industrial Affiliation. He additionally serves as a board member for Outside Dream Basis, which supplies out of doors experiences for terminally-ill kids. An NRA Life Member, he’s additionally a member of the Nationwide Wild Turkey Federation, Rocky Mountain Elk Basis, Affiliation of america Military and the NSSF.
Enlow has been married to spouse, Stephanie, for 21 years they usually have two kids collectively — Tanner and Corinne. He’ll start employment with USA Capturing on December four.
ELEY is a Proud Sponsor of the USA Capturing Rifle and Pistol Groups: ELEY Restricted, producer of the world’s most persistently correct rimfire ammunition, has been the Official Sponsor and Official Provider of .22 rimfire ammunition of the USA Capturing rifle and pistol groups since 2000. For extra info on ELEY and their merchandise, please go to eley.co.uk.
Winchester Ammunition is a Proud Sponsor of the USA Capturing Shotgun Group: Winchester Ammunition has been the unique ammunition sponsor and provider of the USA Capturing Shotgun Group since 1999. Members of the previous three shotgun groups introduced house a mixed eight medals from Rio de Janeiro, London and Beijing utilizing Winchester AA Worldwide Goal hundreds. Winchester is an business chief in advancing and supporting conservation, hunter schooling and our nation’s proud capturing sports activities heritage. For extra details about Winchester and its full line of merchandise, go to winchester.com.
About USA Capturing:
USA Capturing, a 501c3 non-profit company, was chartered by america Olympic Committee because the Nationwide Governing Physique for the game of capturing in April 1995. USA Capturing’s mission is to organize American athletes to win Olympic medals, promote the capturing sports activities all through the U.S. and govern the conduct of worldwide capturing within the nation. Test us out on the internet at usashooting.org and on Twitter at twitter.com/USAShooting.