Ronald Fowlkes is a business development manager of law enforcement and commercial products for Eagles Industries Unlimited. He has been working in this position since 2008 and is still currently active in the role. His military experience as a tactical weapons operator and intensive education background in combat training has given him the skills and training necessary to succeed in his current field.
As part of his duties as a business development manager of law enforcement and commercial products, he is responsible for calling customers nationwide, educating 150 sales personnel on the latest products on the market and helping choose the best product selection for development and sale.
While in servitude to his country, he joined combat training at the marine school of infantry along with taking a basic engineering course and an AIR, Navy, Gunfire, Liaison Company course. During his time in the military, he also earned an insignia from the the United States Army Parachute School and attended the NSWF combat diver school.
When working with JIEDDO (Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization) in Iraq with the U.S. army, his duties include: mount and dismount infantry operations in a combat zone, training United States government officials in tactical operations, close quarters battle and hostage rescue, post-blast analysis, evidence collection, and tactical questioning of detained individuals.
Fowlkes’ background in law enforcement has also given him a unique advantage. From his 13 years of law enforcement experience, he spent 10 years with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, three years with St. Louis County Police Department and seven years employed on the St. Louis Metropolitan HRT team.
In 2003, he earned his instructor certification in tactical rifle, shoot house defensive tactics and Special Weapons and urban warfare tactics. The division is responsible for investigations into gang activity, illegal gun possessions and the trafficking of illegal drugs in the city’s most violent neighborhoods. This unit acts as the Weapons of Mass Destruction response team and the Civil Disobedient team.
Ronald Fowlkes’ dedication to his country and community accompanied by his intensive training in combat and weaponry tactics has effectively shaped him to succeed as a business development manager for the Eagles Industries Unlimited team. His knowledge and expertise in the field is a testimony to his hard work and the sacrifice that he made for his nation.