Beretta USA Announces Its 2008 Commercial Customers Of The Year Awards
ACCOKEEK, MARYLAND – -(ShootingWire.com)- Each year, Beretta USA bestows its ‘Customer of the Year’ awards. These prestigious awards are presented to customers based on three key channels of commercial sales – chains, distributors and dealers. The awards criteria are based on overall program support, innovation and creativity in representing Beretta products and the overall growth of the Beretta product lines. Beretta USA is pleased to announce the winners for 2008:
Chain Store of the Year – Academy Sports + Outdoors, Katy, TX
Distributor of the Year – Jerry’s Sport Center, Inc., Forest City, PA
Dealer of the Year – Aregos Pawn & Gun, Hot Springs, AR
According to Patrick McDonald, Vice President, Sales, “Beretta USA is proud to be affiliated with all of our authorized dealers and distributors throughout the United States who support and sell our products. We are especially honored to recognize our three ‘Customer of the Year’ award winners for 2008. We congratulate each of our award recipients for their increased focus on selling Beretta products and the professionalism they all display in representing Beretta to all of our end use customers.”
Formal award presentations will take place later this month.
Beretta, established in 1526, is the oldest industrial dynasty in the world tracing its roots through 16 generations of continuous family ownership. Firearms bearing the Beretta name have been sold for almost 500 years. Beretta USA Corp. was founded in 1977 and supplies the standard sidearm to the U.S. Armed Forces. Today, Beretta manufactures, distributes and markets a complete line of firearms, accessories and apparel. Beretta also owns and operates six retail Beretta Gallery stores worldwide. For additional information visit www.berettausa.com.