Jon C.

Firearms | Gunsmithing | Protective Security

United States of America

Small Business Owner, US Army Veteran, Overseas Security Contractor Multiple Overseas Tours

  • Defense & Space
  • Retail & Ecommerce


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Gun Shop Owner

Rough Creek Traders, LLC
9 years
Current position
Sep 2013 - Present
Rough Creek Traders (RCT) is a custom gun shop located in Blue Ridge, Georgia. We specialize in a full range of gunsmith and ultrasonic cleaning services as well as certified Cerakote ...see more

Training/Production Specialist - Intel Operations

CACI International Inc
1 year
Jun 2012 - Sep 2013
Work for a VA based agency on an overseas Intelligence program.

Force Protection Shift Supervisor

6 months
May 2011 - Nov 2011
Served as the Battle Captain in the Base Defense Operations Center at a FOB in Iraq.

Site Security Lead

DynCorp International
5 months
Aug 2010 - Jan 2011
Provided oversight and training for all mobile and static security operations at a 500+ personnel camp in Afghanistan.

Protective Security Detail

DynCorp International
1 year
Jul 2009 - Aug 2010
Numerous protective security details tasked with preventing harm or embarassment for various DOD, DOS, and VIP personnel while serving as a CPO, SL, and security team member.


Rustic Innovations LLC
10 years
Jan 2000 - Jul 2009
Founded and managed my own real estate design and development company.


US Army
6 years
May 1991 - May 1997
Member of the infantry, part of the ground troops that engage with the enemy in close-range combat

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Defense & Space
  • Retail & Ecommerce


  • Customer Service
  • Security Operations
  • Firearms Handling