Legacy Sports International, based in Reno, NV, announced the hiring of Darren Jacobson. His territory covers Wisconsin, Minnesota, Missouri, Iowa, and Illinois and he will oversee distribution, box, buy group, and independent account business for the company in those territories.

With more than 35 years of experience in the outdoor industry, Jacobson returns full time to the firearms industry after more than 20 years focused on sales in the fishing industry.

“We are extremely excited to have Darren join our team. Darren brings an excellent business mind and first-rate relationship skills within the outdoor industry as a whole. His years of experience will be a great asset for our customers and Legacy Sports as a whole,” said Andy McCormick, senior executive VP, sales and marketing, Legacy Sports.

Legacy Sports International imports/exports of firearms and optics. Brands include Howa rifles, Pointer shotguns, Citadel,  Hardy rifles, and Nikko Stirling Optics.