MAY 4, 2021

SB Tactical to Sponsor the 2021 Firearms Industry Compliance Conference

Innovative Manufacturer Joins Growing Sponsors List

HARTFORD, CT – Orchid LLC and Williams Mullen’s Firearms Industry Group, hosts of the 2021 Firearms Compliance Conference, are pleased to announce SB Tactical® as a silver sponsor of the 2021 Firearms Industry Compliance Conference (FICC).

Shaun Phelan, Orchid VP of Sales & Marketing, said, “We are excited to welcome SB Tactical as a new sponsor. The opportunity to network in-person with industry leaders like SB Tactical is what makes attending FICC an incredible learning experience.”

“We believe the challenges facing the shooting sports industry cannot be successfully navigated alone,” said Jeff Creamer, SB Tactical President and CEO. “The Firearms Industry Conference provides an opportunity for thought leaders from across the industry to come together and learn about the critical issues and unique opportunities in the industry. We are excited to be a part of the conference.”

The 2021 event will be held in Orlando, Florida, June 8-9, 2021. The conference will have three distinct learning tracks:

·Navigating Complex Firearm Business Strategy and Legal Liability

·Managing Compliant Firearm Manufacturing Operations

·Leveraging Technology to Balance Efficiency with Compliance

Some of this year’s top conference sessions include:

·The Impact on 80% Lowers, Pistol Braces, and More

·The Impact on PLCAA - Protecting Firearm Supply Chain Liability

·Connecting Manufacturing and Consumers

About the Firearms Industry Compliance Conference
The FICC is a one-of-a-kind event designed primarily for manufacturing CEO / owners, attorneys, and compliance professionals but is open to all FFL types. Attendees will hear from industry executives and ATF, and FBI agency personnel. Educational sessions have been organized into learning tracks.

Hosted by Orchid & Williams Mullen’s Firearms Industry Group, the 2021 FICC event will be held at the beautiful Westgate Lakes Resort in Orlando Florida. Discounted room blocks begin at $89 per night and have been expanded several days before and after the event for business travelers who wish to enjoy the resort with their families. All participants are invited to two cocktail receptions which will be held outside by the Pelican’s Landing pool.

Registration: Individuals seeking to register for the in-person conference can do so here. More information is available on the Orchid Advisors or Williams Mullen’s Firearms Industry Group websites.

Sponsorship opportunities are available. Please contact Shaun Phelan, VP of Sales and Marketing at for more information or visit our sponsorship page.


Orchid LLC and its subsidiaries offer business software, compliance software, and regulatory services to the shooting sports industry. Orchid Solutions provides firearm payment processing services, Point-of-Sale, and ERP services to improve how retailers, ranges, and manufacturers sell firearms and accessories. The firm’s business software integrates directly with Orchid eBoundTM, an application that provides a powerful low-cost electronic Bound Book and an electronic ATF Form 4473. Orchid Advisors provides ATF, Import, and Export licensing and firearm compliance services to Federal Firearms Licensees. The firm shares its expertise with the industry through the FFL UniversityTM, FFL MasterClassTM and the Firearms Industry Compliance ConferenceTM. For additional information, visit


Williams Mullen is a regional, full-service law firm with approximately 240 attorneys in offices across North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and Washington D.C. The firm’s Firearms Industry Group helps industry members navigate legal issues, from regulatory compliance to e-commerce development, financing needs and interest from the venture capital world. Additionally, Williams Mullen attorneys provide companies with advice and counsel in matters involving import and export controls, immigration and foreign direct investment, government contracting, and taxation. Visit them at

SB Tactical®, the originator of the Pistol Stabilizing Brace® and manufacturers of industry-leading firearms accessories, is setting the bar for innovation and product development in the large frame pistol category. The SB Tactical line of products is U.S. veteran designed and proudly manufactured in the U.S.A. For more information on the brand’s growing line of products for multiple firearms platforms, visit

Media Contact
Shaun Phelan, VP of Marketing
Orchid LLC

(413) 426 -2155