An Introduction From Our Executive Director

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April 19, 2020 Let me introduce myself: My name is Kristen Williams and I am your new NPA Executive Director. As I’m sure you can imagine, it’s an extraordinary time to step into this new role. In the midst of the NPA Government Relations Committee’s work on the federal rate cap legislation in Washington, organizing the Annual Legislative Conference, opening …

National Pawnbrokers Association Announces New Executive Director, Kristen Williams

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April 7, 2020, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The National Pawnbrokers Association Board of Directors announces a management reorganization Southlake, TX – The National Pawnbrokers Association (NPA), the pawn industry’s only national association, announces the appointment of a new Executive Director, Kristen Williams. “We are excited to welcome Kristen Williams to the NPA and the pawn industry. The NPA Board of Directors …

NPA Offers New Pawn Training Courses to All Pawnbrokers, Free to Members

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Make Downtime Productive Time With a Pawn Education Course Summary: Certified Pawn Professional modules offered as stand-alone training courses to all pawnbrokers One free module each year for NPA members or can be purchased by all pawnbrokers The NPA Board of Directors and NPA membership committee have made the decision to offer the Certified Pawn Professional modules as stand-alone training …

National Pawnbrokers Association Cancels Legislative Conference

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March 16, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The NPA 2020 Legislative Conference Has Been Cancelled Due to COVID-19/Coronavirus Concerns Southlake, TX – The National Pawnbrokers Association (NPA) has cancelled the NPA Legislative Conference which was scheduled for April 21-22, 2020, in Washington, amid concerns relating to the COVID-19 / Coronavirus pandemic. The NPA leadership understands the anxiety and uncertainty that has resulted …

Coronavirus Resources & NPA Events Update (Ongoing)

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Updated March 16, 2020 4:30pm CST. News around the COVID-19 Coronavirus is changing daily. Like all of you, NPA is monitoring the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC). The NPA 2020 Legislative Conference Has Been Cancelled Due to COVID-19/Coronavirus Concerns Last week, we shared our plans to continue monitoring the COVID-19 / Coronavirus outbreak impact in preparation for our 2020 Legislative …

National Pawnbrokers Association Announces New Member Benefits

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National Pawnbrokers Association offers pawnbrokers three new member benefits focusing on legal protection and business services Southlake, TX – The National Pawnbrokers Association (NPA) is proud to announce new additions to the roster of benefits NPA members will receive in 2020. The new benefits include LegalShield, Best Pawnbrokers to Work For Program, and Operating Performance Benchmark.  “The NPA is proud to …

Nicholas Fulton Awarded Young Professional of the Year by National Pawnbrokers Association

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[row] [col span=”3″ span__sm=”12″] [ux_image id=”3676″ image_size=”medium”] [/col] [col span=”4″ span__sm=”12″] [/col] [col span=”4″ span__sm=”12″] CONTACT: Media@NationalPawnbrokers.org July 9, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: [/col] [/row] Pawnbroker Nicholas Fulton was recognized at the Annual Awards Luncheon during Pawn Expo 2019 in Las Vegas. Southlake, TX – The National Pawnbrokers Association (NPA) is pleased to announce that Nicholas Fulton of USA Pawn in Ridgeland, …

Beth Anundi Receives the National Pawnbrokers Association’s 2019 Pawnbroker of the Year Award

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[row] [col span=”3″ span__sm=”12″] [ux_image id=”3676″ image_size=”medium”] [/col] [col span=”4″ span__sm=”12″] [/col] [col span=”4″ span__sm=”12″] CONTACT: Media@NationalPawnbrokers.org July 9, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: [/col] [/row] Beth Anundi of Capital Pawn Honored at Annual Awards Ceremony at Pawn Expo 2019 in Las Vegas Southlake, TX – The National Pawnbrokers Association (NPA), the only national trade association representing independent pawnbrokers, named Beth Anundi of …

Michael Mack of Max Pawn Receives the National Pawnbrokers Association Award for Outstanding Community Relations

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[row] [col span=”3″ span__sm=”12″] [ux_image id=”3676″ image_size=”medium”] [/col] [col span=”4″ span__sm=”12″] [/col] [col span=”4″ span__sm=”12″] CONTACT: Media@NationalPawnbrokers.org July 9, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: [/col] [/row] Michael Mack accepted the prestigious award at the National Pawnbrokers Association Annual Awards Ceremony in Las Vegas. Southlake, TX – The National Pawnbrokers Association (NPA) is pleased to name Max Pawn as the 2019 recipient of the …

Leaderato Receives National Pawnbrokers Association Industry Partner of the Year Award

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[row] [col span=”3″ span__sm=”12″] [ux_image id=”3676″ image_size=”medium”] [/col] [col span=”4″ span__sm=”12″] [/col] [col span=”4″ span__sm=”12″] CONTACT: Media@NationalPawnbrokers.org July 9, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: [/col] [/row] National Pawnbrokers Association Presents Annual Award to Leaderato at Pawn Expo in Las Vegas Southlake, TX – The National Pawnbrokers Association (NPA) announced today the selection of Leaderato as the 2019 NPA Industry Partner of the Year. …

Kerry Rainey Elected President of National Pawnbrokers Association and Awarded National Pawnbrokers Association Charles R. Jones Lifetime Achievement Award

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CONTACT: Media@NationalPawnbrokers.org July 9, 2019   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: National Pawnbrokers Association announces the election of 2019 president and Charles R. Jones Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree at NPA’s annual convention and trade show, Pawn Expo Southlake, TX – The National Pawnbrokers Association (NPA) is proud to announce the results of the 2019 annual election to select a new NPA president. The association …

National Pawnbrokers Association Announces 2019 Board of Directors and Executive Officers

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[row] [col span=”3″ span__sm=”12″] [ux_image id=”3676″ image_size=”medium”] [/col] [col span=”4″ span__sm=”12″] [/col] [col span=”4″ span__sm=”12″] CONTACT: Media@NationalPawnbrokers.org July 9, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: [/col] [/row] Leadership election results announced at the National Pawnbrokers Association’s annual convention and trade show, Pawn Expo 2019, in Las Vegas, NV Southlake, TX – The National Pawnbrokers Association (NPA) made public the results of the 2019 …

National Pawnbrokers Association Names Recipients of Future Business Leaders Scholarships

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[row] [col span=”3″ span__sm=”12″] [ux_image id=”3676″ image_size=”medium”] [/col] [col span=”4″ span__sm=”12″] [/col] [col span=”4″ span__sm=”12″] CONTACT: Media@NationalPawnbrokers.org July 8, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: [/col] [/row] 2019 Future Business Leaders Scholarship Recipients Each Awarded $1,0000 Scholarship Southlake, TX – The National Pawnbrokers Association (NPA) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 Future Business Leaders (FBL) scholarships. Through generous donations by pawnbroker …

NPA Announces Sponsors for Pawn Expo 2019

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NPA Industry Partner sponsors support the pawn industry at Pawn Expo in Las Vegas The National Pawnbrokers Association (NPA) is pleased to announce the roster of sponsors for Pawn Expo, the pawn industry’s only national convention and trade show held in Las Vegas, NY July 9-11, 2019.  The Pawn Expo sponsors are: National Shooting Sports Foundation – Diamond Sponsor, Welcome …