Brownells Announces Seminars for 5th Annual Gunsmith Career Fair

Brownells Announces Seminars for 5th Annual Gunsmith Career Fair

Des Moines, Iowa – -( Once again some of the biggest names in gunsmithing and business will come to Brownells Gunsmith Career Fair (the 5th Annual) to share their knowledge and help gunsmiths grow their career and business.

The event takes place on April 15 and 16, 2011, at Des Moines Marriott Downtown in Des Moines, Iowa, and is free to gunsmiths and exhibitors.

Seminars range from advancing your career in the gunsmithing profession to starting or expanding a gunsmithing business.

Some topics include:

  • Am I Gunsmithing or Manufacturing and Marking Variances & When are They Required: the Firearms Technology Branch of the ATF
  • Essential Components of A Business Plan: Tom Shay of Profits Plus
  • Professional Techniques On Gunsmithing Guns: Ron Power of Grand Master LLC
  • Communicating With the Public: Getting Your Message Across: Reid Coffield
  • Finding Your Niche in the Industry: Sharon Dressel of Dressels

Keynote speaker Ron Power will also address attendees on Responsible, Professional Gunsmith Opportunities. The BATF will be on hand to answer questions. You can see the full seminar schedule at

Frank Brownell told us, “My dad’s goal was to help all gunsmiths grow and improve their professionalism and it’s wonderful to see others taking up the gauntlet. So many folks want to help build the industry by putting on Seminars that we’re going to extend them into Saturday afternoon.”

There’s still time to register to attend or exhibit, just go to or call 641-623-5401 and ask for Stacy or Jill. Attendees and exhibitors are urged to book hotel rooms and flights early.

At Brownells Everything is Guaranteed period! Forever, 100%, with no restocking fees. Brownells is the world’s largest supplier of firearm parts, gunsmithing tools, reloading equipment and accessories. Stocking more than 30,000 items, the company supplies armorers, gunsmiths, and shooters worldwide. All of their products are backed by a 100% satisfaction, unconditional, lifetime guarantee. For more information, or to place an order, call 800-741-0015 or visit