NRA Carry Guard Expo | Marketing and Public Relations for Trainers (for Firearm Instructors only)

Explore The NRA Universe Of Websites

Marketing and Public Relations for Trainers (for Firearm Instructors only)

2:45pm - 3:45pm on Sep 14, 2018, Friday|Greater Richmond Convention Center, Room E21C|View Details|Add To Calendar

Marketing and Public Relations for Trainers (for Firearm Instructors only)

Presenter - Anthony Colandro

So you know how to shoot and you know how to teach, but are you selling yourself to the masses? This seminar will help you focus your business on building your marketing acumen and creating a positive public relations campaign. To grow outside the box, you must market outside the box. After safety and hospitality, marketing is everything.


Meet Anthony Colandro

Anthony is a 57-year-old lifelong resident of NJ. Anthony has been involved in shooting sports and firearms education for over 35 years and is very passionate about Second Amendment issues.

Anthony is an NRA Master Training Counselor and the Executive Vice President of The Association of New Jersey and Rifle and Pistol Clubs (the State NRA association). He is also the host of Gun For Hire Radio—the Voice of 1-Million New Jersey Gun Owners.

Anthony is also the founder of the Gun For Hire Shooting Range. Now that he has a more flexible schedule, he is committed to volunteering more time to promote the shooting sports. Anthony is a Benefactor Life Member of the NRA, a Ring of Freedom Member as well as an associate member in the following organizations: IDPA, IALEFI, NSSF, NRA Clubs, NRA Business Alliance, Personal Protection Consultants, and has been an ANJRPC Life member for over 25 years.

Anthony also sits on three NRA committees, Clubs and Associations, Range Development, and Education and Training.

Plan Your Stay

NRA Carry Guard Expo is your ultimate personal protection destination. Join us in Richmond, VA, for three action-packed days with the greatest firearms exhibitors and educators in the industry!

Want to Know More

Contact us at 866-343-1805 or email us at

NRA Carry Guard Expo

A 3-day educational and interactive experience dedicated to Individuals interested in increasing their knowledge and skills within personal protection, concealed carry and defense tactics.