Hornady Wins ‘Accessory of the Year’ and ‘Ammo of the Year’
Grand Island, Nebraska – -(AmmoLand.com)- Hornady is honored to announce the recent win of two coveted “Academy of Excellence” Awards.
The awards were presented in conjunction with the Firearms Marketing Group’s (FMG) Shooting Industry Masters event held in East Granby, Connecticut July 24, 25, 2009.
Hornady was presented with Academy of Excellence awards for both “Accessory of the Year” for the new EZjectTM feature on the Lock-N-LoadTMAP auto-progressive reloading press, and for “Ammunition of the Year” for Critical DefenseTM ammunition.
Steve Johnson, Marketing Communications Manager for Hornady Manufacturing stated, “The Academy of Excellence Awards are especially prestigious and meaningful to us because all voting members of The Academy are our peers in the industry; from publications, to other manufacturers, to distributors. Winning an Academy of Excellence award means that the product was successful on every level.”
Founded in 1949, Hornady Manufacturing Company, a second generation family owned business headquartered in Grand Island, Nebraska, has become a world leader in bullets, ammunition, reloading tools and accessories.