In case you haven’t heard the good news, Las Vegas-based ConvExx was named our new SHOT Show management company. For the next installment of the series of “who’s who” blog posts to familiarize you with the ConvExx team, meet Cassandra Stock who will be the Registration Manager for SHOT Show. Get to know more members of the management team, here.
Name: Cassandra Stock
Position/Title at ConvExx: Registration Manager
Family Members: Nicholas (husband of 4 ½ years), Asher (6 ½ month old), and two cats Paris and Sahara (yes, named after the Vegas casinos)
Education: B.S. in Advertising and Public Relations from Southern Utah University
Work history: Experient 06 – 09, ConvExx 09 – present
Hobbies/Sports: Reading, Floating in my pool, Field Hockey
Favorite book: Anything by Nora Roberts
Favorite movies: Love Actually, X-Men Movies
Hometown (where were you born): Augusta, GA but home is Frederick, MD
In Las Vegas since: Lived in Vegas after college from 04 – 05. Ended up moving back in January 2009 for a boy and a job.
Favorite Thing about Vegas: You can find anything you want to eat 24 hours a day! (Very handy when pregnant)
Favorite Quote: “Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened” – Dr. Seuss (OR “Whoever said that money can’t buy happiness, simply didn’t know where to go shopping.”) – Bo Derek
What are you most excited about for SHOT: I will be the first to admit that I do not know much about the firearm industry. I am excited for the opportunity to expand my knowledge and work with some really great people along the way. Not to mention, this has to up my cool factor in all of my guy friends eyes!
Chris Dolnack is Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for the National Shooting Sports Foundation. Follow him on Twitter at @ChrisDolnack.