Bucks For The Brave

Corporate Partners

Corporate Partners


2022 Nominees


Black Gold







Black Gold Pet Food

Freedom lies beyond the confines of daily life. It’s where you and your companion find adventure. Packed with complete proteins and essential oils, we provide your dogs with the fuel needed to explore.



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Saulsbury is a leading full-service engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) company with a proven history of excellent project execution. We are capable of delivering comprehensive and integrated solutions for our clients’ most challenging capital project needs. As a company specializing in building the infrastructure needed to fuel the future, we pride ourselves on professionalism, a strong work ethic, and integrity.

From volunteering to community donations, giving back has been an integral part of our values from the beginning. Community is at our core of who we are as a company. Through our corporate giving program, we are proud to support organizations that work to strengthen the communities where we live and work. Saulsbury provides support through monetary contributions, in-kind donations, and volunteer services by employees.



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Black Rifle Coffee Company

Black Rifle Coffee Company is a veteran-owned coffee company serving premium coffee to people who love America. We develop our explosive roast profiles with the same mission focus we learned as military members serving this great country and are committed to supporting veterans, law enforcement, and first responders. With every purchase you make, we give back.



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Since 1986 we have been and remain an American Owned, Veteran Owned, Family owned and operated business of hard-working folks located here in south central Wisconsin.  

This is more than just using optics in the field – This is a lifestyle, and we want you to be a part of it. Whether you’ve dedicated your life to hunting and shooting, or simply grab your dad’s old .270 come deer season or for some weekend shooting, all it takes is an appreciation for freedom, the outdoors, time spent with friends and family, telling stories, sharing recipes, defending our public lands and protecting our God-given right to bear arms. If that sounds like you – Welcome to Vortex Nation.




Tarter Farm and Ranch Equipment


Tarter Farm & Ranch Equipment

Tarter Farm & Ranch Equipment has long been the leading manufacturer of farm gates and animal management equipment in North America. Our product lines for goat, equine, ATV, 3-point and all other farm and ranch needs.



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Wrangler® National PatriotTM

Founded in 2009, the Wrangler® National Patriot™ is a year-round program developed to help raise funds to support American military veterans and their families and to serve as inspiration for all Americans to rally around each other in patriotism. Wrangler National Patriot shirts are available in red, white and blue and a portion of the proceeds go to charities providing support to military veterans and their families. The Wrangler National Patriot shirts are be available online, at rodeos across the country as well as western specialty retailers nationwide that carry Wrangler Western Wear.













Tactical Intent

Tactical Intent is an online retailer serving the active outdoor enthusiasts and multi-functional everyday users. From the field to the street, our products carry high quality design features that provide a consistent and reliable experience.




Hunt N Buddy








Hunt'n Buddy

Hunt'n Buddy was created with the hunter in mind. Our team have spent countless hours reviewing and critiquing our own personal hunts, along with the experiences of others. This led us to the creation of the Hunt'n Buddy App. Where technology and simplicity mend together for a seamless transition. Our goal is to increase your success in the field, while making the user experience a simple and easy one. We have geared this App to be used by hunters of all levels of technological abilities, from the super tech savvy hunter, to the daily smartphone user. The user friendly capabilities of this app allow you to customize use to your personal skill level. Enable as many or as few of the App functions to your liking. May all your hunts be safe and guided with Hunt'n Buddy in hand. God Bless America.



Texas Deer Association

Texas Deer Association

Texas Deer Association is the unified voice of deer enthusiasts who seek to share ideas and methods to improve management and harvest of deer. We are a Texas deer organization that cares for the welfare and health of deer herds and methods to increase deer and hunting quality in Texas. The TDA is working toward better conservation, appropriate regulations, and improving the overall quality of deer herds in Texas.




Muddy Water






Muddy Water

Located in Columbus, MS, a historic town perched on the banks of the muddy Tenn-Tom Waterway, Muddy Water Creative is a full service creative agency with over 12 years of experience in the outdoor industry. Branding, video production, aerial imagery, web design, and more, Muddy Water Creative can develop the creative to strengthen any marketing strategy (we can help with the strategy too). 








From the passionate hatters that started the company to the hardworking team working daily to produce the best quality hat a cowboy can wear, the folks at Resistol live and love the western way of life. Not only do we respect cowboys and the western way of life, we all live it too. That’s why we say, “We Live It Every Day.” and why we wear the hats that we make. Browse our wide selection of felt & straw cowboy hats—available in black, brown, gray, and a large assortment of other colors!



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Stephenson Knives

Stephenson Knives is a Veteran owned business. We use a variety of high carbon, stainless, and alloy steel to make our knives. Each knife is constructed with the best steel choice to benefit the user in what they intend to use the knife for. So if someone asks for a dive knife, we would choose a steel that has a high corrosion resistance, or a hunting knife, we would choose a steel that has a great edge retention. All steels are heat treated differently and must be done properly to bring out the maximum performance in that steel. They are proud to support the Veteran and Military network.



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Fort Worth Stockyards Whiskey & Wine

There is an old saying, “Everything happens for a reason”.  Nothing could be more true than the special creations brought to you by George and JoLene Courtney of Fort Worth Stockyards Whiskey and Wine.  George is of Native American descent and he’s sharing the artisanal water that he once shared with his Grandfather with you in their whiskey. JoLene utilized her Scandinavian heritage to find the best grapes in the Texas High Plains Region to bring you their 100% Texas wines. 

Destiny brought George and JoLene together to bring their special whiskey and Texas wines to you. Now will you follow your destiny and share Fort Worth Stockyards Whiskey and Wine with them to become a reason why to be part of the family. 




Media Partners





Wrangler Network

The only online network built exclusively for those living the Western Lifestyle. Get live rodeo coverage, songs from emerging country music artists & more. The Wrangler Network is the preeminent online network built exclusively for those living the western lifestyle. Watch FREE live and on-demand rodeo coverage, stream songs from leading and emerging country music artists, and catch up on the latest rodeo news and more. 








RFD-TV is the flagship network for Rural Media Group. Launched in December of 2000, RFD-TV is the nation’s first 24-hour television network featuring programming focused on the agribusiness, equine and the rural lifestyles, along with traditional country music and entertainment. RFD-TV produces six hours of live news each weekday in support of rural America and is a leading independent cable channel available in more than 52 million homes on DISH, DIRECTV®, AT&T U-Verse, Charter Spectrum, Cox, Comcast, Mediacom, Suddenlink, and many other rural cable systems. In addition, RFD-TV can be streamed online via The Country Club at rfdcc.com, DIRECTV NOW, Roku, and Sling TV’s Heartland Extra package. 









Cowboy Lifestyle Network

The Cowboy Lifestyle Network was created by people who live and love the cowboy way of life. CLN’s purpose is to provide you with the latest information about the world of rodeo, horse competitions, western life and everything cowboy!  You’ll find news, exciting videos, photos, informative articles and entertaining stories about the professionals and fans behind the scenes. CLN is dedicated to bringing you up to date news and results from many western competitions from your local area and from around the world including professional, college and youth rodeos, cutting, reining and show horse competitions, barrel racing, team roping and bull riding jackpots. 




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Pole Position magazine and YouTube’s Out of the Groove have produced NASCAR print, digital and social content and programming since 2005. Learn more at www.ae-engine.com.