Idaho Commerce to host 2018 SHOT Show Reception

The Idaho Department of Commerce is hosting a reception at the Shooting, Hunting, and Outdoor Trade Show (SHOT Show) and Conference in Las Vegas, NV. The SHOT Show is touted as the largest and most comprehensive trade show for all professionals involved with the shooting sports, hunting and law enforcement industries. The show attracts buyers from all 50 states and more than 100 countries.

Two important events that we would like to offer to our Idaho companies attending the show:

  • Invitation to the Idaho Reception held Thursday, January 25, 2018 – 6:00-9:30 p.m.
  • Access to the International Buyer Program

Idaho Commerce is excited to host the 9th annual SHOT Show reception; complimentary food and refreshments will be provided thanks to generous sponsorships from Howell Munitions & Technology, Vista Outdoors, Hawley Troxell Law Firm, Eide Bailly CPA Firm, Washington Trust Bank, Givens Pursley Law Firm, Odin Works, Seekins Precision, Nemo Arms, 2A Armament, Koda Mountain Gear (Lucky Bums), Chris Reeve Knives, Eberlestock, Lone Wolf Distributors, Valley Vision Economic Development, Snake River Economic Development, Jobs Plus, Bannock Development, and Lemhi County. Plus in-kind sponsors MGM Targets, Kinetic Research Group, and American Reserve Munitions.

Our goal is to support and grow the Outdoor Recreation Industry in Idaho, and we invite you to attend the reception with your buyers and suppliers! This will be a great opportunity to network with other business executives and elected officials and meet new companies interested in doing business in Idaho. Contact Jake Reynolds for sponsorship opportunities and event invitations at or (208) 334-2470.

Idaho Commerce is also working with U.S. Commercial Services (USCS) to link Idaho companies with international buyers through the International Buyers Program (IBP).  The IBP offers you a unique opportunity to meet one-on-one with U.S. Department of Commerce industry specialists from our overseas embassies and is a completely buyer-driven process where the USCS will connect your company with interested overseas buyers. To register CLICK HERE or contact Idaho’s International Trade Specialist, Karen Parnell at or (208) 287-3159.

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