Brother And Sister Retire From Zanders Sporting Goods

SPARTA, IL. (February 3, 2017) – After 36 years of collective service between them, brother and sister Lester Gillison and Gerol Gerlach retire from Zanders Sporting Goods. Zanders, a national distributor located in Sparta, Illinois, recognized Lester and Gerol's hard work and dedication to the company at their 2016 employee holiday party. At the event, the Zanders family presented Lester and Gerol with commemorative plaques acknowledging their many years of service.

“We’re sad to see such dedicated and hard-working individuals leave the Zanders team, but ultimately we’re happy for Lester and Gerol and sincerely hope they enjoy their retirement – they’ve certainly earned it!” remarked Stefanie Zanders, vice president and COO of Zanders. “I think it’s great that they can share this experience together and retire at the same time. Both Lester and Gerol were model employees and they will be missed.”

About Zanders Sporting Goods
Zanders has been serving U.S. firearms dealers for well over 50 years. With more than 40,000 products that now include archery, archery accessories, and camping products, Zanders has it all in their new, streamlined warehouse.

“Our customers have always come first and we strive to go above and beyond their expectations everyday,” states Stefanie Zanders. “Both old and new customers alike will enjoy our ever-growing inventory of outdoor products and accessories as well as our commitment to ensure their complete satisfaction.”

For more information about Zanders and their many dealer programs, call (800) 851-4373 or visit