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Today I was approached to fulfill a vacancy on the board of directors for the National Knife Collectors Association for the balance of the term which runs through the end of 2011. I agreed to allow my name to be submitted to other board members for confirmation.
I agreed to be considered for the NKCA board for several reasons:
Added by Scott King on March 1, 2011 at 21:00 — 27 Comments
I've been struggling with trying to see what the future of our traditional knife clubs and associations looks like.
For years, our local clubs provided a social gathering for like-minded collectors. Then you also have the regional and national associations providing certain benefits to their members in exchange for dues. These benefits included, among other things, newsletters/magazines, organized knife shows, club knives and identity.
Now it seems these…Continue
Added by Scott King on February 13, 2011 at 8:00 — 13 Comments
I received some disturbing news today- from two different collectors who have attempted to join our community and, for some reason, weren't able to get through the process.
I'm working with both these collectors to get them to try again and document for me what is happening at the step they encounter a problem. One man reported it and I received a cc on his…Continue
Added by Scott King on December 27, 2010 at 20:56 — 7 Comments
One of the aspects I love about our community is the wide range of knife interests represented by our members. When you have time take a stroll through the member list and read each member's profile and their interests. It is easy to see collector niche's range from advertising knives to old bowies, tactical to high-end customs and I…Continue
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