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Wolff 40th Anniversary Sharpening Seminar


October 6th-8th, 2022 | Greenville, SC




Here are a few details you’ll need to know when you get here:

Wolff Address and Phone Number:

Wolff Industries, Inc.
107 Interstate Park
Spartanburg, SC 29303

Hotel Address and Phone Number:

Greenville Marriott
1 Parkway East
Greenville, SC 29615

There may still be rooms available at our discounted rate of $129 per night + tax (includes breakfast), please call the Marriott to book your rooms. 

The Tour : 12 – 4:00pm  (Yard Sale 1:30 – 3:30)

On Thursday, October 6, Wolff will be doing tours of the plant and invite you to come visit with us, look at product, shop our yard sale, and enjoy some finger foods with us. If you would like to purchase product at the show discount to take home with you, this would be the day to do it. Wolff will not be carrying any inventory product to the show hotel, only display items. In Stock Orders on Friday will be packed and delivered to the Hotel on Saturday.  Ordered Placed Saturday will be shipped. There will be parking across the street from Wolff that will be marked with signs. If you have mobility issues, please feel free to park in Wolff’s parking lot, but we ask that those that can park across the street. Also, there is a dialysis center next door to Wolff. Please do not park on the street in front of this center because the transportation vehicles carrying patients sometimes needs that area to load and unload people coming in for dialysis.  ** In order to make sure we are ready for our guests please note the start times for these events.   

Directions from Greenville Marriott to Wolff Industries Inc.:

  • Take I-85 North toward Spartanburg to exit #70 (I-26 East)
  • Take off ramp onto right onto I-26 East and go approximately one mile to exit #19A (I-85 Business South)
  • Take off ramp onto I-85 Business South and take immediate exit #1 (Road 41, N. Blackstock Rd.)
  • Pass the Brookwood Inn on your right and Interstate Park will be your first right. Wolff Industries is the first building on the left.  Look for parking and directions signs as you pull into Interstate Park. 
  • This route may disagree with most mapping programs but is truly the easiest way.


Schedule of Events: (subject to change)


12:00 - 4:00pm - Wolff Plant Tour and Yard Sale (1:30 – 3:30)

5:30 – 7:00pm - Vendor Room Open

5:30 – 6:00pm - Welcome Program at Marriott David Wolff (CEO), Ryan Miller (President Wolff Industries), Andrew Wolff (President, Wolff Indiana)                                        

6:00 – 7:00pm - Networking Reception at the Hotel (light refreshments and soft drinks will be served), NBTSG Precertification Meeting


7:00 – 9:00am - NBTSG Certification testing

8:00 – 5:00pm - Vendor Room Open

9:00am - Sharpening on the Ookami and Twice as Sharp by Glen Burke of Wolff Industries Inc

10:00am – Sharpening on The Hira-To System by Glen Burke of Wolff Industries Inc

11:00am – Knife Sharpening and Restoration #1 by Ryan Swanson of District Cutlery

12:00pm - 1:30pm Lunch (On Your Own)

1:30pm – Knife Sharpening and Restoration #2 by Ryan Swanson of District Cutlery

2:30pm – Clipper Blade sharpening and maintenance by Jason and Zach Sturm of The Edge Pro

3:30pm – Clipper Service and Repair by Jason and Zach Sturm of  The Edge Pro

4:30pm – The Business of Sharpening (Marketing, Social Media, Scheduling) by Caleb Snead and Bill Pierce of Wolff Industries Inc. 


8:00am – 5:00pm Vendor Room Open

8:30am – Wolff Equipment and Other Sharpening Markets by The Wolff Team

9:30am –  What is A Micron by Hap Stanley of Nano Hone

10:30am – Hammer Set by Randy Levin of Cutters Edges

11:30 – 1:00 Lunch (On Your Own)

1:00pm – Ask The Experts Round Table Discussion

2:00pm – Shears 101, Ride Lines, Blade Set, Shear Sharpening/Repair Q&A

3:00pm – NBTSG The Guild, The Certification, The Benefits by The NBTSG Board of Directors

4:00pm – Door Prizes, Final Thoughts  -  Vendor Room open until 5pm.


If you have any questions, please give us a call or email us at: 1-800-888-3832  Thank you for coming. We appreciate your business and we’re glad to have each of you as part of our sharpening family. See ya’ll soon!