CJ Buck, President, CEO & Chairman of Buck Knives, was recently inducted into the BLADE® Magazine Cutlery Hall of Fame© during the 2016 BLADE Show in Atlanta, Georgia.
Each year the BLADE® Magazine selects one person into the Cutlery Hall Of Fame©. CJ joins this list which includes his father, Charles T. Buck, and grandfather, Al Buck.
"It is an honor to be added to such an esteemed group of individuals," said CJ Buck. "I remember how excited my father was when he received this prestigious award. I am very grateful to be listed alongside other legendary knifemakers."
The BLADE® Magazine Cutlery Hall Of Fame© includes a long list of individuals which include distinguished knifemakers, authors, bladesmiths, designers and collectors. Each year, BLADE® awards Knife of the Year® awards in 15 categories.
About BLADE® Magazine:
BLADE® Magazine (www.blademag.com) is the world's No.1 knife publication. It is also the world's oldest knife magazine, publishing its first issue in 1973. In conjunction with the BLADE Show, it has sponsored the Knife of the Year® Awards annually since 1982. The awards are the most coveted honors in the factory knife industry and are voted on by the booth exhibitors at the BLADE Show, who this year number more than 200. Only BLADE Show booth exhibitors are eligible to enter. The People's Choice Award is open for voting to all visitors of blademag.com.
About Buck Knives:
Behind every Buck knife is over 100 years of experience and craftsmanship. The very best materials and state-of-the-art technology are used to create knives that meet the exacting demands expected of a high quality knife. Buck stands behind every knife made with their famous Forever Warranty.
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