BPI Outdoors, a manufacturer of muzzleloading rifles and accessories with the CVA, Powerbelt, and Durasight brands, hired Damon Bungard to the position of senior marketing manager.

Bungard, who joins BPI with a background in brand and product management, will be responsible for creating BPI’s marketing strategies along with website and social media management for its various brands – Bergara, CVA, PowerBelt Bullets, Quake and DuraSight.

Bungard has a track record of scaling brands and translating user experience into a product that consumers understand. Throughout his career, Damon has focused on conceiving, developing and marketing premium specialty outdoor products.

Bungard brings 20 years of professional and field experience to the position and has been in the outdoor industry for several years. Bungard was most recently the brand and product manager for Orion Coolers, Orion Kennels, and Jackson Kayak. Bungard has also been a successful author, photographer and has numerous film appearances across broad print and media demographics.

“Damon brings an intense combination of user legitimacy with a passion for marketing premium outdoor gear,” said Nate Treadaway, CEO of BPI Outdoors. “His skill set aligns perfectly with our company and our culture and we look forward to what he brings to the table.”

Bungard added, “For decades hunters have looked to CVA to perform in the field and extend their seasons. Bergara brings a new level of performance and range as a sporting tool and memory maker. I’m honored to extend BPI’s story into the future, and help hunters everywhere create stories of their own.”

Photo courtesy BPI Outdoors