MIDDLETOWN, CONN. (AmmoLand) – Mec-Gar USA has added a new national sales manager to its team. The company announced the addition of David Larson, who brings with him more than a decade of firearm instruction experience and NRA Endowment membership. Larson will report to Mec-Gar USA Vice President David Kochol.
Larson grew up in and around the firearms industry and is the third generation from his family to work within it. Prior to joining Mec-Gar USA, David was the marketing manager for Stag Arms, which manufactures popular, AR-15-style rifles. His knowledge and expertise lies in firearms industry sales and marketing strategies. In his free time, Larson enjoys the outdoors – hunting, fishing and shooting.
“As a shooter for nearly my entire life, I am very happy to join a company known for its high quality and dedication to it customers,” Larson said. “Like Mec-Gar USA, I believe in a customer-centric approach, where, if you make a great product and the customers want it, everything will fall in line in terms of sales.“
According to Kochol, Larson’s personal experience and industry history will allow him to create innovative solutions for the sales and market chain from the initial manufacturer to the end consumer.
“We are very fortunate to have David (Larson) on our team,” Kochol said. “In his role, David will assume responsibilities for growing the company’s market share, maintaining relationships with industry contacts, evaluating sales and marketing opportunities and growing brand awareness. I am confident he is a great fit and will lead the company to the next level.”
Mec-Gar Srl is a privately held, family-run business located in Brescia, Italy. Since opening in 1965, the company has been proud of its fully in-house engineering, design and manufacturing process, positioning Mec-Gar Srl as an industry leader in quality and innovation. Mec-Gar USA is owned and operated by the same family and functions as the sole U.S. importer and distributor for Mec-Gar Srl products in North America. To learn more, visit shop.mec-gar.com.