North Chesterfield, VA -(Ammoland.com)- Carl Zeiss Sports Optics, the world’s leading manufacturer in high performance sports optics, is pleased to announce they are proud sponsors of the Pope & Young Club.
As a 501 c3 non-profit organization, the Pope & Young Club is working to protect and defend wildlife and bowhunting across North America.
“We are very proud to support an organization that puts conservation at the top of their list,” said Joel Harris, Marketing / Communication Manager of Carl Zeiss Sports Optics. “We want to take every measure we can to support organizations like the Pope & Young Club who look to the future, to protect our bowhunting heritage, habitat and wildlife for generations to come.”
The organization is far more than just the keeper of the records; over a half million dollars has been given to conservation programs over the last 5 years alone. Some of those include DNA research of Coues’ Deer, the Jack Creek Preserve, the Bitterroot Elk Project, Primero Conservation Jaguar Research, Conservation Leaders of Tomorrow, American Wildlife Conservation Partners, QDMA, TRCP, U.S. Sportsman’s Alliance, Kicking Bear One-On-One Camp for Kids, National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP) and many others.
“We couldn’t be more proud to have such a prestigious brand such as ZEISS join in on our efforts to help ensure bowhunting for future generations by preserving and promoting its heritage and values,” said Rick Mowery, Communications/Marketing Manager for the Pope & Young Club.
For more information on ZEISS’ conservation efforts or to learn more about their award winning products, please visit us at www.zeiss.com/us/sports-optics.
About the ZEISS Group
ZEISS is an international leader in the fields of optics and optoelectronics. The more than 24,000 employees of ZEISS generated revenue of about 4.2 billion euros in fiscal year 2012/13. Founded in 1846 in Jena, the company is headquartered in Oberkochen, Germany. ZEISS has been contributing to technological progress for more than 160 years. ZEISS develops and produces solutions for the semiconductor, automotive and mechanical engineering industries, biomedical research and medical technology, as well as eyeglass lenses, camera and cine lenses, binoculars and planetariums. ZEISS is present in over 40 countries around the globe with more than 40 production facilities, around 50 sales and service locations and over 20 research and development sites. Carl Zeiss AG is fully owned by the Carl Zeiss Stiftung (Carl Zeiss Foundation).