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Winter NAMM 2014

 The 2014 Winter NAMM show was one of our biggest shows to date. With a larger booth and new location right off the main aisle, Gator was front and center to show off its exciting new products including Best in Show winner, the ProGo series guitar gig bag and the colorful Spirit series band instrument cases.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Vinnie Paul stops to take a photo with the Gator Crew during a very busy autograph session in the booth. 
 
 
Our new booth layout. 
 
 
The ProGo Series Ultimate Gig Bag - Available for Electric, Acoustic, Bass. Double models also available for 2x Electric or 2x Bass. 
 
The ProGo Bag was selected as a 'Best in Show' award winner in the Accessory products category!
 
 
New for 2014: Gator now offers lightweight aluminum pedal boards made in the USA! Available in two sizes LAK (Little Ass-Kicker) and BAK (Big Ass-Kicker) Each board comes with a reinforced nylon carry bag and will be available in a variety of color options.
 
 
Did you say Pedal Boards?? We've got plenty to pick from including our popular G-TOUR flight safe pedal boards. 
 
 
Our Journeyman Series wooden guitar cases now features (2) new models for Les Paul and 335 guitars. The line was also awarded the Best Case of 2013 by Music and Sound Retailer 
 
 
Product Designer Rob McCoy and President Crystal Morris with their Music and Sound Award. 
 
 
 
The Spirit Series lightweight band cases - Available in (8) color varieties to match you school colors. Models for Clarinet, Flute, Trumpet, and Alto Sax. 
 
 
Our water proof case line continues to grow with (2) new rolling models. 
 
 
Long lines wrapped around the booth were a common sight as our artist signing drew huge crowds!
 
 
Progressive metal instrumentalists, Animals as Leaders signing autographs. 
 
 
Some series talent in the booth, drummers Jason Bittner and Mike Portnoy signing autographs. 
 
 
 
The Gator crew with Jason Bittner and Mike Portnoy!
 
 
Gator President, Crystal Morris with our friends Mike and Kevin from Uncle Kracker
 
 
Throwing up horns with The Absense drummer, Jeramie Kling. 
 
 
Vinnie Paul signing autographs at the Gator booth!
 
 
Gator Artist Relations Manager Brian Larsen with Vinnie Paul before his signing. 
 
 
2013 REP AWARDS: Gator award Audra Norville, from Peter E Schmitt Associates as Rep of the Year!
 

 
2013 REP AWARDS : Bormann Marketing - Best Overall Performance
 
 
2013 REP AWARDS - Dick Bazirgan of Richard Dean Associates - Largest MI Growth
 
 
 
2013 REP AWARDS - Jim Cowser, Cowser Marketing - Largest AV Growth
 
 
2013 REP AWARDS - Dustin Pesnell & Freed Sales - Commitment to Excellence. 
 
 
2013 REP AWARDS - Tony Rufkahr, Image Marketing - Rookie of the Year
 
 
2013 REP AWARDS -  Peter E Schmitt Associates - On the Ball Award