Since 1993

The Gun Code, LLC - Firearms History & Industry Consulting

Welcome to The Gun Code, LLC!

Husband and wife duo, Ashley Hlebinsky and Mark Hanish have over thirty years of experience working with firearms-related topics.

Hlebinsky is one of the nation's foremost authorities on firearms history. Over the past decade, she has worked in and managed some of the largest firearms collections and museums in the world! Hlebinsky consults in a variety of capacities, including but not limited to museums, expert witness testimony, television production/content related to firearms. She is also a sought after lecturer, writer and television host.

Hanish has been involved in many aspects of the firearms industry for over 20 years. At the start of his career, he co-founded the Scottsdale Gun Club - launching an entire genre of shooting ranges called "Guntry Clubs." He has also served as an executive for several prominent companies, including Fabrique Nationale, Surefire, and currently, Ammo Inc. Hanish is a world renowned professional athlete in various shooting disciplines, who has appeared on NBC Sports and 3-Gun Nation. His expertise in sales and marketing combined with his industry knowledge has made him invaluable to companies around the world.

Of course they got married in a gun museum


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