American Fireworks History

American Fireworks is over 25 years old. Our owner and Chief Executive Officer, has been in the fireworks business over 35 years. American Fireworks is a member of the Texas Pyrotechnic Association (TPA), the American Pyrotechnic Association (APA), the American Fireworks Standards Laboratory (AFSL), and the National Council on Fireworks Safety (NCFS). American Fireworks is home based on Highway 71 east of Austin, Texas in Bastrop, Texas and is licensed to do business in Texas, Louisiana, New Mexico, and Oklahoma. We are a retail and wholesale fireworks company. Currently, we have approximately 200 fireworks outlets, 8 retail stores and two wholesale warehouse outlets, all located in Texas.

Mission Statement

Our goal is to provide our customers, both small business owners and consumers, with the safest products and the most professional customer service in the fireworks business.

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Chester Davis, CEO

Chester Davis is the owner and CEO of Ches-Lee Enterprises, Inc., DBA American Fireworks based in Bastrop, Texas. Ches-Lee is a wholesale and retail fireworks business. Chester has been in the fireworks industry for over 39 years. He has been a member of the AFSL Board of Directors since September 2005. He also is the Past President of the American Pyrotechnic Association. He is President of the Texas Pyrotechnic Association, and a member of the Board of Directors of the National Council on Fireworks Safety. Chester is a licensed lobbyist for Ches-Lee Enterprises, Inc. dba American Fireworks, in Texas. His company has been an active importer member of AFSL since 2001.