Mr. Gardner serves as a consultant for Riata Hunting Ranches and I am fortunate to have him as part of my professional team. More importantly, Mr. Gardner's clients of the past and present continue to place their faith and trust in the knowledge he has learned over his lifetime, not only about Texas hunting destinations, but other hunting and fishing destinations abroad. It is apparent through our bookings that this continued faith and trust is very valuable to his clients and my organization. Simply stated, he knows some of the finest and most reputable outfitters, lodges, and destinations to recommend to Riata's clients.
I have personally known, and have been a hunting client of Mr. Gardner's for over 12 years. I consider his integrity impeccable and have always had very positive hunting and fishing experiences and positive business dealings with him.
The downfall of Mr. Gardner's former company was a very unfortunate situation. In the worst economy since the Great Depression, for Mr. Gardner to have found a way to personally make the outfitters and clients whole on behalf of a corporation is honorable and went above and beyond the normal business practices of many modern day corporations. Mr. Gardner did it........(continued)