Overland Park, KS – Bushnell Outdoor Products, an industry leader in high-performance sports optics for more than 60 years, has announced the hiring of Tim Tanker as the new senior product manager for the riflescope category. Tanker joins Bushnell with two decades of experience in the sporting goods industry.
As senior product manager, Tanker will be responsible for managing all aspects of riflescope product development, from new product concepts to commercialization of this core category for the Bushnell, Millett, Simmons and Tasco brands.
“We’re excited to welcome Tim to the Bushnell family”, said Jordan Vermillion, Bushnell sports optics product director. “As a life-long hunter and outdoorsman, Tim’s interests and vast industry experience will help our optics division continue to be on the leading edge of innovation.”
Tanker’s 20 years of industry experience includes two positions with leaders in the firearms industry: Remington Arms Co. and PMC Ammunition. His professional background includes experience in marketing, product development and sales. Prior to starting his career, Tanker received his bachelor’s degree from John Carroll University in Cleveland, Ohio.
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