For over 20 years our field-checkers have been exploring the American West, capturing road conditions and recreation potential more accurately than any publisher to date. Our award-winning team of cartographers and editors work tirelessly to present the landscapes and data that travelers must have in order to maximize their experience. Over the years we have built a loyal customer base of discriminating map users from all over the world. We thank you all and we welcome your comments or edits from the road. Safe travels!
John enjoys jumping out of helicopters on the top of snow covered mountains, hanging off the side of sail boats as ballast, diving in warm waters, and chasing his son around the yard with his Labradors.
Teri relies on her chameleon-like qualities to keep the Administration, Finance and Customer Service departments running smoothly. Prior to Benchmark, she utilized her Accounting Degree acting as Manager of Investor Relations for a local investment firm. She is a lover of the gym, black & white photography, foreign films, yummy food and warm destinations.
Bridger is a Louisiana native that fell in love with the Rocky Mountains as a boy. He and his wife live in the Denver area. Look for Bridger on a trail near you… when he’s not selling maps or cooking up a gumbo!
As a cartographer, Neil is constantly enjoying the landscape whether it be in person or vicariously combing over maps. When not playing with the family, he enjoys bicycling, winery hopping, and the company of good friends. He is particularly looking forward to his presidency of the North American Cartographic Information Society (NACIS) of which he’s been an active member since 2001.
Thad cut his mapping teeth in the Army while working as an Imagery Analyst during the first Gulf War. He then went on to earn a B.S. in Geography from Penn State University, specializing in Cartography and GIS (Geographic Information Systems). When he’s not busy building maps, he can usually be found in his garage tackling a woodworking project, or out for a stroll with his dogs.
Ryan’s passion and enthusiasm for maps propelled him to pursue a degree in Geography at Southern Oregon University. When not in the office, he enjoys going to the shooting range, playing with the dog, and spending time with friends.
Luis fell in love with maps as a fisherman and hunter always scouring for a “honey hole” where he could find the success and solitude he craved in the outdoors. Now the proud father of three, Luis and his German short-hair pointer may not get out as often, but that time in the wilderness is as sweet as ever.
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