Our content producers and partners are the most knowledgeable and trusted names in the business. As a result, they have amassed over 1,100,000 fans. They produce everything from reviews to how-to’s to buying recommendations and episodic video series about various enthusiast experiences. Their content lives GetZone.com as well as their social channels.
Sootch is a firearms reviewer and content creator who has worked with several media outlets before he came to work with us here at GetZone.com in early 2018. Sootch has been publishing video reviews since 2008 and built a large following across social media.
Sootch also creates survival, prepper and self-defense content under the Sensible Prepper title.
Karen is a freelance writer and contributor to GetZone.com as well as several other national publications. Her passion for firearms goes far beyond the writing aspect. Karen is a certified firearms instructor in both defensive handgun and carbine instruction. In addition to writing and instruction Karen also works as a consultant in the firearms industry regarding product development and marketing. She has just released her own show, 2A with Karen Hunter through a television network accessible through Roku TV, Amazon Fire TV as well as several other platforms. Karen’s main objective in every avenue of her career is to provide others with solid firearm and training and educational information that is applicable to their everyday lives.
Luke McCoy is the founder of USA Carry. In 2007, he launched USA Carry to provide concealed carry information and a community for those with concealed carry permits and firearm enthusiasts.
Josh Kinser grew up hunting and fishing in the mountains of Southwest Virginia. After the events of 9/11, Josh made the decision to enlist in the Army. He served as a Cavalry Scout in the 82nd Airborne Division and deployed to Iraq twice. Josh is the recipient of the Bronze Star, Purple Heart and 2 Presidential Unit Citations.
Since 2009, Josh has managed and consulted for large hunting properties across Texas, Kansas, North Carolina and Colorado. While serving as Field Activities Director for Military Warriors Support Foundation, Josh ran and managed over 40,000 acres of prime elk, mule deer and whitetail land in three different states that was reserved for combat wounded veterans and Gold Star Families for several years under the Purple Heart Ranch Program. Kinser has also been an Executive Producer for two major outdoor programs; Trophy Hunters TV and The Given Right. He also served as Vice President of Operations for Texas Trophy Hunters Association. Currently, Josh is the Marketing Director for both Swagger Bipods and Big & J Long Range Attractants. He continues to manage and consult for ranches in South and Central Texas.
Logan Metesh is a historian with a focus on firearms history and development. He runs High Caliber History LLC. With more than a decade of experience working for the Smithsonian Institution, the National Park Service, and the NRA Museums, his ability to present history and research in an engaging manner has made him a sought after consultant, writer, and museum professional. The ease with which he can recall obscure historical facts and figures makes him very good at Jeopardy!, but exceptionally bad at geometry.Logan has been a frequent guest on the “Curator’s Corner” program for NRATV and has served as an historic firearms facilitator for television shows such as Mysteries at the Museum, Gun Stories with Joe Mantegna, NRA Gun Gurus, and American Rifleman TV.
A whitetail fanatic from Northern Minnesota, Alex lives to deer hunt. As the owner of WhitetailDNA.com and having written many articles for multiple outdoor publications, he is out in the deer woods most days of the year and has many different tips to help you become a better deer hunter.
As an avid sportsman and lifelong outdoorsman, Eric has always taken gun safety seriously. While his instruction and safety briefings are primarily involving the AR platform, he applies those same principles in any use of firearms. From briefing experienced shooters to instructing first-time hunters and youth, proper use, and safe handling are always priority one.
Yamil is the face of Gun Stock Reviews, bringing you honest reviews and tests of the latest and greatest products in the shooting world. He is a graduate of the prestigious Brooks Institute of Photographic Arts and Sciences in Santa Barbara, CA. Yamil started his professional relationship with the Shooting Industry in 1995 and has since worked with almost all major firearms companies and several publication groups in the industry. He was a Staff Photographer for Cabela’s in Sidney, NE and is also a Writer and Photographer for the Japanese Publication GUN.