2013 Sportsman of the Year

January 28, 2014

Steve Hornady named “Sportsman of the Year” during 2013 Sportsman Choice Awards


Hornady® Manufacturing is proud to announce that company president, Steve Hornady, was named “Sportsman of the Year” during the 2013 Sportsman Choice Awards. The event took place January 15, 2014, during the Shooting, Hunting, and Outdoor Trade (SHOT) Show in Las Vegas, and was co-hosted by Cam Edwards of “NRA News Cam & Co.,” and Benny Spies, host of “Gun It with Benny Spies.” Both programs air on the Sportsman Channel.

“At Hornady, we’re always honored to be recognized by our efforts to improve the experiences of hunters and shooters,” said Steve Hornady. “But to be chosen by and from such an impressive field of industry greats is beyond anything I could have imagined. I accepted this award on behalf of everyone who works at Hornady Manufacturing, as it is their efforts that continue to take our company to new levels of success.”

Steve Hornady and Hornady® Manufacturing support a wide range of charities and foundations within the shooting and hunting sports industry, including The National Shooting Sports Foundation, National Rifle Association, Weatherby Foundation, Ducks Unlimited, the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and many more. Under Steve Hornady’s leadership, the company has expanded to become an international leader in bullet, ammunition, reloading tool, and security product design and manufacture. Hornady® Manufacturing tirelessly creates some of the most innovative hunting and shooting products in the industry, and is known for recognizing and addressing needs that increase customer enjoyment and efficiency.

“Steve Hornady and Hornady Manufacturing Company have been true leaders in carrying on our hunting and shooting traditions,” said Gavin Harvey, CEO of Sportsman Channel. “Their contributions to community through their education, conservation and recruitment activities made this an easy choice.”

Launched in 2003, Sportsman Channel/Sportsman HD is the only television and digital media company fully devoted to honoring the outdoor lifestyle, delivering programming for outdoor adventure, hunting and fishing, and authentic storytelling.

Photo: (l to r) Jeff Paro, Steve Hornady, Gavin Harvey