In 2008, shortly after earning a Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design from the University of Missouri, Ryan began his career at MidwayUSA as a Photography Specialist. Over the past 7 years, Ryan has held several key positions at MidwayUSA, including Graphic Designer, Product Information Specialist, and Product Specialist.
He is an avid hunter, angler and an accomplished competitive shooter holding the rank of High Master in NRA F-Class Competition. He can often be found shooting his F-T/R rifle at 600 – 1000 yard matches across the country.
“I am very excited to take on this new role at MidwayUSA,” said Cokerham. “My passion for hunting and competitive shooting make this new position a great fit. I look forward to many more years with the Potterfield family and the great coworkers that make up our organization.”
In his new position, Ryan will report to Tanner Timmons and will be responsible for sales, margins, and inventory of the Optics category, including the creation and execution of the optics category plan.
“We are excited to have Ryan filling our Optics Product Line Manager post,” said Tanner Timmons, Merchandising Manager. “His management experience coupled with his industry knowledge, drive, and strategic and tactical focus will ensure the continued growth and success of our Optics line.”
For more information about MidwayUSA careers, please visit http://www.midwayusa.com/jobs-in-missouri for all open positions.
Both country kids from Missouri, Larry and Brenda Potterfield turned their passion for shooting sports into a career by opening a small gun shop in 1977 that would eventually become MidwayUSA. They instilled family values like honesty, integrity and respect for others into the business, and strive to maintain this culture with each Employee added to their growing team. For over 37 years, MidwayUSA has offered JUST ABOUT EVERYTHING for Shooting, Reloading, Gunsmithing and Hunting with an unyielding focus on Customer Satisfaction.