Director of Business Development at FirstSpear is Ronald Fowlkes. FirstSpear, named after the Senior Centurion of a Roman Legion, dedicates their efforts to providing top tactical gear to the service men and women’s sector. The product produced by FirstSpear is American made and carries a lifetime guarantee. At FirstSpear they say, “They build the Ferrari of the tactical world”. However, before becoming the leader of FirstSpear, Ronald Fowlkes had an illustrious career in the Marines and then later law enforcement.
Recently, Ronald Fowlkes sat down for an interview with Inspirery. He stated that as a small child of 10, he wrote to the Marines, asking if he could join the service. He explained how he would get their letters back “stating that he needed to wait until he was older to join”. Right after graduating high school at 17, however, his wish came true and he was able to pursue his dreams and join the Marines.
During his interview with Inspirery, he goes on to tell how before he became the Director of Business Development at FirstSpear while working in the armed forces, he kept coming across FirstSpear products and he noted how well they lasted through the demanding task that was put upon it. Then when he went into law enforcement, FirstSpear products were everywhere. This impressed him like nothing else.
Ronald Fowlkes, was a law enforcement officer for over 13 years, having served about 10 years in the St. Louis Police Department and another 3 with the St. Louis County Police Department. However, before working as a police officer Mr. Fowlkes served in the armed forces. He is also a veteran of the First Gulf War, having served in the United States Marine Corp. His training included Marine Combat Training at the United States Marine Corps School of Infantry and the U.S. Army Parachute School. Later he earned an advanced Navy-Marine Corps Parachute Insignia and NSWF Combat Diver School.
Ronald Fowlkes is a big believer in leading by example and getting things done, so it is no wonder that he has achieved such great success. His accomplishments are amazing and aspiring. Dedication, duty, loyalty, and honor are a part of what makes the men and women in the armed services great leaders. Mr. Fowlkes is no different and while leading as Director of Business at FirstSpear, he still finds time to write his own blog on Medium. Here he gives his opinions on NHL news. As a writer, Director of Business Development, a law enforcement officer and a veteran, Ronald Fowlkes proves he can accomplish anything in his path.