Ronald Fowlkes has led the Eagle Industries Unlimited into a new foray of innovative battle gears because it is a large part of his background. He joined the team of Eagle Industries Unlimited in 2008, a company that supplies, manufactures, and produces quality tactical gear to the United States and international governments. Ronald is an honored war veteran who is now the development manager at Eagle Industries due to his immeasurable skills and expertise in various tactical defense platforms.
He is a manager of both the law enforcement department and the commercial product department of Eagle Industries Unlimited. Ronald also supervises the commercial product team on the how and why of creating tactical gears to ensure that the company is producing the best products for the military and law enforcement agencies around the world. Ronald Fowlkes military background involves his deployment to the Middle East in his first few years in the military.
In the beginning of year 2000, he returned to the front to help his fellow brothers in arms, literally training them in how to use tactical weapons. Ronald Fowlkes served four years in the United States Marine Corps (1989 to 1993). He was lauded and promoted twice while in the Marines. Also, the U.S. government awarded him a medal for his participation in the Gulf War. When American soldiers were deployed to Iraq, it was Ronald who taught them how to use tactical gears to keep themselves protected.
While in the Marines, Ronald enrolled and passed with honors the Basic Engineer course, the Air Naval Gunfire Liaison course, the NSWR Combat Driver School, and the U.S. Army Parachute School where he earned an advanced parachute insignia. Mr. Fowlkes has additional skills in radio encryption and in the use of the modular universal laser equipment (‘MULE’).
Ronald Fowlkes’ managerial positions at Eagle Industries allows him to discuss and demonstrate the proper use and importance of tactical gears to their customers and partners around the world. Mr. Fowlkes also had a rewarding 13-year career in law enforcement with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department and the St. Louis County Police Department.
In his law enforcement duties, he was a leader and certified instructor in SWAT and Urban warfare tactics, accurate rifle testing, and defensive tactics. With his experiences and background in tactical training maneuvers, Ronald Fowlkes used these skills to exponentially grow Eagle Industries Unlimited services and products.
Currently, Ronald Fowlkes resides in St. Louis, Missouri with his wife and children. To relax when he is at home, Mr. Fowlkes is a part-time sports instructor, which he thoroughly enjoys.