As Outdoor Sportsman Group’ oldest brand (established in 1946), Firearms News (formerly Shotgun News) is the world’s largest gun sales publication – serving an audience of firearms fanciers, dealers, auctioneers and private sellers.
• FAN delivers more advertising to its audience than any other shooting-oriented brand
• Published 30-times / year – it has the highest frequency of any magazine in our portfolio
Mike Schoby joined the team in 2009 as Editor in Chief of Petersen's Hunting magazine. After 8 years at the helm of our largest big game adventure hunting publication, founding the new publication Wheels Afield (OSG's marque Overlanding/Adventure publication) and hosting Petersen's Hunting Adventures as well as Border to Border TV he was promoted in July, 2017 to Group Publisher of the OSG shooting titles (Guns and Ammo, Handguns, Rifleshooter, Shooting Times and the Speciality Interest Publication division). In addition to print shooting publication responsibilities, Schoby is also the producer of Guns and Ammo TV and Handguns and Defensive Weapons TV airing on The Sportsman Chanel and the Outdoor Channel.
Patrick Hogan is Associate Publisher of North American Whitetail. Hogan began his career in the outdoor publishing industry as an editor at Game & Fish magazines in 2007. Three years later, he became editor of North American Whitetail magazine, a position that he held until 2014. He also serves as producer of North American Whitetail TV, which he co-hosts with Stan Potts. A life-long outdoorsman, Hogan enjoys the pursuit of whitetail deer with archery tackle or firearms. When he’s not hunting deer, he enjoys fishing, waterfowl hunting and predator hunting. Hogan resides in the North Georgia mountains with his wife, Lindsay, and his yellow lab, Trigger.