Gala Promotes and Supports Bilateral Trade between Germany and the U.S. while raising Money for the SOS Children’s Villages.
GASTON J. GLOCK style LP, purveyors of fine quality hunting and shooting sports apparel and accessories, as well as a member of the prestigious German American Chambers of Commerce and Gold Sponsor for the 2012 Gala, attended the annual event held November 10th at Atlanta’s premier hotel, St. Regis.
In attendance for GASTON J. GLOCK style LP were company founder, Gaston J. Glock; Beate Arnold, CEO and President; Georgia’s Lt. Governor Casey Cagle, Georgia Senator Rick Jeffares and his wife, Leslie; Brad Ward, the National Rifle Association’s Georgia Representative; and Champion Shooters Dave and Brooke Sevigny of the Sevigny Performance Team.
Lt. Gov. Cagle addressed the attendees applauding the growing business relationships between Germany, Austria and the U.S. southern states that are producing high-quality, high-demand products while creating more U.S. jobs.
“This was an excellent opportunity for GASTON J. GLOCK style LP to share our corporate philosophy of supporting artisan groups and protecting our environment while enjoying the healthy benefits of being in the outdoors,” Beate Arnold, CEO and President of GASTON J. GLOCK style LP commented. “Our dinner conversations with the Lt. Governor and Senator circled around everything from strengthening our business community to competitive shooting tips from our guest and champion shooter, Dave Sevigny.”
The 17th annual event is one of the largest international black-tie celebrations of the German-American business community in the Southeastern US. The annual event brings business leaders from Georgia and surrounding southern states, as well as Europe, together for an evening of entertainment, fine dining and silent auctions to raise money for a variety of global causes.
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GASTON J. GLOCK style LP, headquartered in Smyrna, Georgia, is an online hunting and shooting apparel and accessories store built on the premise of providing customers with exceptional products made from natural and organic materials while enhancing their outdoor experiences. Gaston products are made by European and American craftsmen applying traditional craftsmanship to a whole new generation of outdoor enthusiasts. www.gastonglockstyle.com
Dave Sevigny has been competing and winning titles since 1999 and since then has claimed over 170 major tournaments. While competing in defensive pistol shooting sports, Dave won more National championships than any other competitor from 2000 to 2010. In 2011, Dave became an 11-time United States Practical Shooting Association (USPSA) National Champion and is the only person to win a USPSA National Championship in nine consecutive seasons spanning 2003 to 2011. Dave won USPSA Nationals in four different divisions of competition ranging from stock pistols to high capacity iron sight divisions and the American favorite 1911 pistol. In both the 2010 and 2011 season, Dave won the Iron and Open divisions at the Pro-Am Championship. He also won the Iron Sight division along with Top 5 finishes in
the Open division at the Steel Challenge National and World Championship in 2010 and 2011, proving his talent throughout multiple hotly contested shooting disciplines.
Brooke Sevigny’s journey as a competitive shooter began in April of 2011. While under the tutelage of Dave Sevigny, she has competed in Steel Challenge, USPSA, Pro-Am Championships in both iron sight and Open divisions. During her first year, Brooke has already earned titles such as High Lady in Open Rimfire at the 2011 Steel Challenge West Coast Regional (her first regional championship), 2nd Place Lady in Open Rimfire Division at the 2011 Steel Challenge World Championship and Ladies Limited Champion at the 2012 Georgia State Steel Championship. She is a rising talent in shooting sports and an inspiration to beginning competitors of all ages and gender.