John & Kim Phillips

Owners

As second generation family owners, John & Kim continue the traditions that John’s parents established in 1961. They have both been involved in the business since their teen years & have a great love & respect for the outdoors. They have two sons & “Drake”, our company Aussie Doodle.

Joe Gibson

General Manager

Joe has been in retail management for over 30 years. He enjoys a variety of activities which include camping, hiking, cycling and fishing.

Stephen Luper

Manager / Buyer

Stephen is part of Grady’s management team and is also a buyer. He is another long-term staff member and enjoys many outdoor activities including shooting and metal detecting.

Ryan Harder

Manager / Buyer

Ryan graduated from Winthrop University with a business management degree in December 2014. Ryan enjoys kayaking, fishing, and fly fishing in his free time.

Derrick O’Shields

Manager / Buyer

Derrick loves to ride mountain and road bikes, and is celebrating 20 years of mountain biking adventures. He grew up flying hot air balloons and racing cars.

Dennis Canfield

Gun Department Manager

Dennis has over 30 years of retail experience and also has a degree in Criminal Justice. He has been married for over 35 years.

Jimmy Bashnan

Apparel

Jimmy enjoys deer, turkey, and gator hunting along with trout fishing. He has been employed at Grady’s for over half of his lifetime.

Don Artman

Fishing / Action Sports

Don has worked at Grady’s for over 20 years. He is a fishing, kayaking, outdoor cooking, and sunglasses specialist. Don and his wife Whitney have been married for over 30 years. They enjoy spending time with their two grandsons!

Dan White

Footwear

Dan loves spending time in fellowship, encouraging others, enjoys watching sports, and challenging sales opportunities over 30 years in footwear industry. Nickname “Wheet”.

Allen Hilliard

Shooting Sports

Allen is a veteran of the US Navy Submarine fleet and Eagle Scout. He loves the outdoors, hunting, backpacking, and scuba diving. He is married with two boys and a German Shepard named Koda.