Murray grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area where his love for shotgun sports began at the early age of 9. Murray’s career included tenure at NSSA, Krieghoff, Beretta, Kolar, and White Flyer. Murray joined White Flyer in 1995 and has played a crucial role in White Flyer becoming the #1 manufacturer of clay targets in the world. Murray was inducted into the NSSA Hall of Fame in 1995 for his shooting accomplishments, and on October 3, 2019, he received the prestigious NSSA Hall of Fame “Ray Boller Service Award” for over 50 years of service to the clay target community.
“Phil Murray has left an indelible mark on the shooting community in the United States, and for that we are grateful,” said Brian Skeuse, White Flyer Senior Vice President.
Robert Crow, Northeast Region Sales Manager, has been promoted to National Sales Manager upon Murray’s retirement. Robert will continue to reside in Chestertown, Maryland.
Nick Arnold of Lumberton, Texas, will be joining White Flyer to assume the role as Central Region Sales Manager. Arnold brings 17 years of shotgun sports experience which includes shooting range manager, event organizer, target setter for major championships, and being a competitive shooter. “Nick brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to our team. We are thrilled to have him part of White Flyer,” said Robert Crow.