Let's talk about me.....
I'm Mark Davis, the proverbial 'man behind the curtain' here at RipCord
Survival. I'm a Marine Corps. veteran and presently hang my hat in
Jackson, Tennesse with my wife and three children. I'm exceptionally
proud to work as a registered nurse; caring for individuals undergoing
treatment and recovery from cardiac procedures. But, that's just one of
my 'jobs'. Everyday I wake up as husband/daddy/nursing student/mini
how exactly does RipCord Survival play in? I was just getting to that.
My wife likes to call this company my "serendipity"....or my fortunate
discovery while looking for something else.
was on a quest to find a unique and significant gift for my long-time
friend and soul brother, who was scheduled for a deployment overseas to
Afghanistan with NATO. Something functional, easy to keep in possession,
and something that could represent our 20-year camaraderie.
along that road; I saw a paracord bracelet. The ultimate guy in me
thought it was pretty cool....you know, having something so utilitarian
that was structured in this compact, subtle piece of jewelry. It was
just before purchasing it that my wife, the undying artistic type, said,
"wonder if you could make one of those? Sure it's cool like that, but
wouldn't it be even more special if you were able to make it with your
I made one for my closest childhood friend who was deploying for
Afghanistan. Then I made another, and another. What started as a
sentimental gift unfolded into an enjoyable hobby, and the hobby then
evolved into the business venture you've stumbled upon here today.
company is based on the belief that our product can positively impact
the lives and circumstances of our customers .Each item you see here is
made by my two hands, from my home in small-town America. I give precise
attention to detail on each order. You get exceptional 'human' quality
control, and I guarantee satisfaction with every product I produce. You
dream it up - and I'll bring it to life.
I help support my family with all the proceeds from this business. Your patronage means the world to us!
Be Great, be full.