Director of Training and Competitions
Patriot Gun Club Member Liaison
NRA Pistol/Rifle Instructor
NRA Chief Range Safety Officer
ICORE, USPSA, Steel Challenge
Husband, father of four, entrepreneur/business owner, recording engineer, world traveler and a competitive shooter with a passion for the shooting sports, Mike comes to PBR with a rich and eclectic background. Recently relocated from southern California Mike lives with his Wife (retired FBI Special Agent) and children in Mooresville, Mike has competed at the national and international levels in some of the most exciting shooting tournaments in the world: 5 American Handgunner World Shoot Offs, 12 International Revolver Championships and 10 Steel Challenge World Speed Shooting Championships. Culminating him as one of the top revolver shooters in the world.
In 1982 Mike graduated from the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Academy where he served as a Reserve Deputy Sheriff on the Santa Clarita Mountain Rescue Team. In August 2009, Mike sold his equity in Pan Pacific, a sourcing company that he co-founded in early 2000, and re-located from California to the Mooresville area. Smith & Wesson, Brownells and T.K. Custom were long-term clients. Pan Pacific supplied components and accessory items to the firearms industry as well as other markets. His business with the firearms industry was established through the relationships he forged through many years of competitive shooting. Consequently he developed many industry relationships with firearms manufactures, after market suppliers, tournament officials and principles as well as fellow competitors at all levels.
As the Director of Training for Point Blank Range, Mike is responsible for bringing competitive sport shooting to Mooresville. As the Member Liaison for Patriot Gun Club, Mike works with new member orientation and communication for special events for the Patriot Gun Club. Using his NRA Instructor training and vast experience in the shooting sports, he is one of our best one-on-one trainers for new shooters and those looking to improve their handgun marksmanship, be it for sport or self defense. To schedule time with Mike, simply email him directly at MDenney@PointBlankRange.com.