Rounding up the Thundering Red Oxx Herd

Meet the Crew who Builds your Bags.

No shadow branding here. We’re proud to build your bag here on American soil while employing real Americans (all of them except King Mc-Eddie, a Nigerian transplant from Africa). Real jobs. Made here, in Montana. From sewing and production specialists to fabric cutters, quality control inspectors and customer service professionals, we employ a diversity of people from a variety of different backgrounds. Interested in joining the thundering Red Oxx herd? Peruse our job openings and career opportunities here where you can also download our employment application form.

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Madam Lacy

Madam Lacy

Madam Lacy
Position: Production Manager.

Favorite Red Oxx Bag? Any, ’cause it’s made with love.
How did you come to work at Red Oxx? I was told a local restaurant (Staggering Ox, no relation) needed an industrial sewer and I thought “Hell, sewing napkins is better than plotting people’s deaths.”
Beer, wine, mixed drinks, tea or coffee? Football: beer. Friends: mixed drinks. Holidays: wine. Work: coffee.
Hobbies? Rocks! Rocks! I like rocks! I like looking at them, hunting for them, picking them, and licking them.

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Carissa

Carissa

Carissa
Position: Cut and Inspection Supervisor.

Favorite Red Oxx Bag? PR5.5 –perfect weekend or vacation bag for a woman who needs to pack a LOT for only a couple of days.
What’s the best thing you like about your job? Best company I’ve ever worked for. Employees are like family. Makes me want to work every day.
Hobbies? I enjoy acrylic painting, clearance shopping, spending time with my fiance, and going for walks in the park with my dogs.

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Lisa Miller

Lisa Miller

Lisa Miller
Position: Shipping.

Favorite Red Oxx Bag? Market Tote –I can put a LOT of stuff in it!
What’s the best thing you like about your job? Never a dull moment.
Hobbies? Riding horses, hiking with the dogs, four wheeling –generally being outside.
Montana Native or Alien? NATIVE.
Where would you like to travel to right now? Just got back from Miami. It was pretty nice, wouldn’t mind going back.

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Karen G.

Karen G.

Karen G.
Position: Seamstress extraordinaire.

Favorite Red Oxx Bag? I love them all and use all of them every day. Although I think my Market Totes are secretly reproducing.
Hobbies? Hunting, fishing and off-roading.
Montana Native or Alien? Born and bred Montanan.
How many Red Oxx Bags do you own? I have almost one of everything. Hey, don’t judge me. There’s no such thing as too many!

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Minister of Information

Minister of Information

Minister of Information
Position: Ministering marketing.

Favorite Red Oxx Bag? The one I’m using.
Beer, wine, mixed drinks, tea or coffee? Beer in summer, wine in winter. Coffee in the morning, tea at night. Never tried mixing them?
Montana Native or Alien? Montanan born and raised.
What’s the best thing you like about your job? I don’t have to sew.
Hobbies? Didn’t you already ask that question? The one about beer or wine or mixing something?

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Tallon Jones

Tallon Jones

Tallon Jones
Position: Customer Service and Sales

Favorite Red Oxx Bag? Sky Train. I like that it can be a backpack since I prefer hands-free carry. I also like that it opens up fully for easy access to all my items within.
What’s the best thing you like about your job? Get to be part of the best job culture there is.
Hobbies? I like to play video games, read, hang out with family and friends, hunt and fish.
If you could invent a Red Oxx bag, what would it be? A new type of travel backpack similar to the Sky Train or a messenger type bag.

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Teddy K

Teddy K.

Teddy K.
Position: Cutter.

Favorite Red Oxx Bag? C-Ruck. It’s effing bad ass.
What’s the best thing you like about your job? Installing turn locks. I can talk to the company president when I want.
Beer, wine, mixed drinks, tea or coffee? Beer, then mixers.
Montana Native or Alien? Both.
How did you come to work at Red Oxx? My sister was the secretary.

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Jenna

Jenna

Jenna
Position: Sewing and Production Specialist.

Favorite Red Oxx Bag? Ah, so many. Rucksack for camping, CPA for every day, Tres Hombres for weekend getaway, last but not least, the Market Tote; so versatile!
What’s the best thing you like about your job? Um, can I pick pot lucks? I love good food and friends.
Hobbies? Restoring antique furniture, painting, hiking, camping, fishing, and snowboarding.

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Hafer

Hafer

Hafer
Position: Customer Service Consultant.

Favorite Red Oxx Bag? Hands down the Sky Train because I love having carry options.
How did you come to work at Red Oxx? Filled out an application with no idea of what to expect. I did a sewing test. I thought I failed but was hired a week later. Now I work in CS.
Beer, wine, mixed drinks, tea or coffee? Yes please.
Hobbies? Spending time with family, dogs and friends. Watching sports and talking about them. Oh and I love Frisbee golf!
What’s the best thing you like about your job? I LOVE the people, like family. I love to solve problems and HELP people. It’s awesome we get to be free thinkers.

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King Mc-Eddie

King Mc-Eddie

King Mc-Eddie
Position: Sewer.

Favorite Red Oxx Bag? Sky Train and Air Boss. They have many useful pockets.
What’s the best thing you like about your job? It’s fun making different kinds of bags, and knowing people love their bags makes me proud!!
Hobbies? Skyping my family in Africa.
How did you come to work at Red Oxx?I was sponsored by my church to come to America. My sponsor then showed me the job opening on Facebook.
Spring, summer, winter or fall? All because I work inside. Ha! Ha!

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Rev Salyers

Rev Salyers

Rev Salyers
Position: Quality Control.

Favorite Red Oxx Bag? Gator, not too big, not too small.
How did you come to work at Red Oxx? Facebook.
Hobbies? Mountain biking, riding motorcycle, spending quality time with my four legged children.
If you could invent a new Red Oxx bag, what would it be? Something using used bike tires and tubes.
Beaches, mountains, forests, deserts or prairie? Doesn’t matter if I’m on 2 wheels.

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K-2

K-2

K-2
Position: Sewing and Production Specialist.

What’s the best thing you like about your job? The owners and employees. It feels like an extended family. Also the satisfaction of producing the best bags ever.
Hobbies? Attending wrestling matches of our youngest son. Camping, boating, scuba diving.
Montana native or alien? Born in Wyoming but majority of it here.
What is your favorite Red Oxx bag? Sky Train, very functional.
What is your favorite Red Oxx color? Amethyst.

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Nancy

Nancy

Nancy
Position: Sewing and Production Specialist.

How did you come to work at Red Oxx? I was a plant lady and a clerk in a fabric store and a flyer from Red Oxx was posted on the bulletin board.
If you could invent a new Red Oxx bag, what would it be? An artists supply bag.
Hobbies? I have lots of pets, an art degree, and a garden so I’m always doing something along those lines.
Spring, summer, winter or fall? All in their time.

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Troy

Troy

Troy
Position: Jack of all trades.

Favorite Red Oxx Bag? My PR4, It travels with me everywhere.
Hobbies? Working on my vehicles – “Mopar or no car”.
What’s the best thing you like about your job? The best part is that I am good friends with my co-workers.
Beaches, mountains, forests, deserts or prairie? Mountains.
Spring, summer, winter or fall? Fall.
Montana Native or Alien? Native.

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Blazer

Blazer

Blazer
Position: Runner.

Favorite Red Oxx Bag? PR5, first one I got.
Where would you like to travel to right now? Italy.
What’s the best thing you like about your job? I like the money and the people I work with.
Hobbies? Laying in bed, playing video games and playing with my girlfriend.
Beaches, mountains, forests, deserts or prairie?It’s all good.
Montana Native or Alien? Alien. I’ve come for the war of the bag.

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Sam

Sam

Sam
Position: Sewing and Production Specialist.

Favorite Red Oxx Bag? Haven’t figured it out yet.
Where would you like to travel to right now? Italy.
What’s the best thing you like about your job? Making quality and working with fun people.
Hobbies? Dancing and snowboarding.
Montana Native or Alien? From Oregon.
Beaches, mountains, forests, deserts or prairie? All the above :)

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Mickie

Mickie

Mickie
Position: Sewing and Production Specialist.

Favorite Red Oxx Bag? I don’t know. I make one, take it home and my family members take them.
What’s the best thing you like about your job?Having fun while working
Where would you like to travel to right now? Go on a cruise.
Hobbies? Quilting and being with family.
Beaches, mountains, forests, deserts or prairie? Beaches.
How many Red Oxx Bags do you own? None… wait, I may have reclaimed one!
Montana Native or Alien? Alien.

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Huntdawg

Huntdawg

Huntdawg
Position: Sewing and Production Specialist.

Favorite Red Oxx Bag? Mini Ruck, cause it’s everything you need for backpacking.
Where would you like to travel to right now? Egypt.
What’s the best thing you like about your job? Great people to work with making the best bags in the USA!
Hobbies? Spending time with my wife, enjoying the outdoors, getting tattooed, playing video games.
How did you come to work at Red Oxx? A good friend introduced me and been stuck here ever since.

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Kevin

Kevin

Kevin
Position: Runner.

Favorite Red Oxx Bag? Varmint Master is great for my guns.
Where would you like to travel to right now? Egypt.
What’s the best thing you like about your job? The people and learning a new trade.
Hobbies? Spending time with my family, playing guitar, hunting and fishing.
How did you come to work at Red Oxx? Looking for a life change, saw an ad on Craigslist.

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