Pat joined Big Rock Sports in 2013. He has a BS in Accounting from Northern Illinois University and a Masters from Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management and is a CPA. Pat has over 18 years of experience as a CFO of manufacturing and distribution companies, mostly in the consumer products industry, such as Newell Rubbermaid, Mother’s Cookies, United Technologies and NASCAR. Pat and his wife Georgia have three children and live in central North Carolina near Big Rock’s headquarters.
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More than a Distributor
Our company is focused on developing relationships with retailers and giving them the tools they need to succeed in today’s marketplace. We do this by offering these exclusive business-building resources:
- Tips and advice from business experts and industry leaders
- Up-to-date information and business trends you need to know
This is what you can expect from Big Rock Sports
What separates Big Rock from all other outdoor distributors is our expertise. We have a sales team that is familiar with your area and, most importantly, knows what customers there want. With us you will also have access to online ordering 24 hours a day, seven days a week. In addition, Big Rock puts on the biggest and best trade shows in the industry.
At Big Rock, we always want to know about our retailers and how their businesses are doing. We frequently conduct interviews on topics such as social media marketing and staging in-store events to gain firsthand knowledge and information. All Big Rock customers have the opportunity to watch our recorded interviews.
Because we are passionate anglers and hunters ourselves, we are fully and actively committed to supporting groups that look out for the best interests of the consumer as well as the outdoor sporting goods industry as a whole. Learn more
Although Big Rock is one of the largest outdoor sporting goods distributors in North America, we’re much more than that. We offer an exclusive array of tools and resources that are designed to give retailers a competitive edge.
Big Rock Sports services fishing, ice fishing, shooting, camping and marine retailers across the US, Canada, the Caribbean and eight other countries and provides unparalleled assistance and support. Learn more