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LHR Sporting Arms, LLC

A firearms manufacturer driven by the concept of building simple, safe and reliable firearms designed around accuracy and innovation.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Other
  • Location Rochester, NH, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded January 2012
  • Employees 4
  • Website

Company Summary

LHR Sporting Arms will pride itself on creating new innovation and technology in the design and production of firemas for the hunter and shooter. Managements background and passion for hunting will provide the drive to make this a reality. There's a large void in the hunting industry from company consolidations and renewed focus on personal protection firearms. Our customer base is the 18.8 million hunters in the United States as of 2009.


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    Michael G Garland

    Michael has been in the hunting industry for over 20 years in roles from manufaturing all the way up to CFO. Michael worked for Thompson/Center Arms from 1988-2007; the last 13 years in several accounting roles ending as CFO from 1999-2007. He also worked for Horton Archery as CFO from 2009-2010 guiding them from a receivership process to a leader in the cross bow hunitng market. Strenths include Budgets, Costing, Risk Management and Analysis.

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    Mark Laney
    VP - Research & Development

    Mark is an accomplished research and development professional with over 36 years of experience at Thompson/Center Arms. He is a named inventor on over a dozen patenets for sporting firearms. Mark was the leading contributor on all of the cutting edge designs to come out of Thompson/Center in the last 20+ years. Mark was also the key witness in all product liability matters while at T/C. Mark's knowledge of fireams history is second to none.

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    Karl Ricker
    VP - Engineering & Operations

    Karl has over 20 years of progressive engineering and operations experience at Thomspon/Center Arms. Karl has specialized in product launches, lean manufacturing processes, cost reductions and budgets. Karl has worked from a Toolmaker to a New Product Development Manager while honing his skills to the point of being a highly sought after talent in the firemars industry. Barrel making is an area of strength for Karl and will be needed at LHR.

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    Patrick Hanley
    VP - Sales & Marketing

    Patrick is a professional with a strong background in sales, marketing and management. Patrick had four years of experience at Thompson/Center with increasing responsibilites as a Marketing Manager and Product Line Manager. Patricks passion for hunting shows in his enthusiam while visiting customers and attending trade shows. Patrick also worked at F.O.G. Motorsports and was responsible for all company communicaiton and marketing strategies.


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