Industry veteran brings military, law enforcement experience to new business division.
NORMAN, Okla. –-(Ammoland.com)- Steve Denny, an outdoor-industry veteran with a proven track record of success working with the law enforcement and tactical markets in addition to his own distinguished history of military and law enforcement service, has been hired by Blue Heron Communications to lead the company’s newest business division.
In his role as President of Blue Heron Consulting, Denny, who will be based in North Carolina, will manage his team’s efforts in the building and maintaining of relationships with select law enforcement and military units throughout the East Coast.
Prior to joining Blue Heron, Denny served as General Manager of the Government Programs and Sales Division for Brownells Inc., located in Montezuma, Iowa. Before joining Brownells, Denny previous industry experience included positions at Sig Sauer, Crimson Trace and Taser, where he managed the Military and Law Enforcement sales and marketing teams.
In addition to his array of leadership positions within the industry, Denny possesses an accomplished record of military and law enforcement service. A 1987 graduate of The Citadel, Denny was a commissioned officer in the U.S. Navy for four years, followed by 10 years service with the FBI working on the bureau’s Terrorism Task Force where he was a part of numerous high-profile investigations and criminal prosecutions. Denny’s FBI experience led him to become the Deputy Director of The Investigative Project for Terrorism, a research and consulting think tank focused on terrorism and counter-terrorism initiatives, based in Washington, D.C.
“You couldn’t find a person with more credibility; more relationship-building experience or more passion for the job than Steve Denny,” said Blue Heron Communications President and Founder, Gary Giudice. “We’re excited to have him on our team and to see the results he brings to this new division of our business.”
Established in 1987, Blue Heron Communications is an all-purpose marketing communications agency specializing in the outdoor recreation industry. Founded in upstate New York and now located in Norman, Okla., Blue Heron's mission is to provide reliable and knowledgeable service to fulfill the needs of its national and international clients while providing prompt and accurate product and industry information to today's journalists.