Meet the Team
Founder, Chief Executive Officer
Rocky Edwards, a co-founder of Shotcaller Global, Inc. and inventor of GunOps™, has 36 years’ experience in law enforcement, of which 26 years were spent as a Forensic Firearm and Tool mark Examiner. He served 10 years as a Special Agent with the United States Army, Criminal Investigation Division (CID), conducting investigations of felony, narcotics and economic crimes. In 2017, Rocky retired the Santa Ana Police Department where he served for the past 20 years as a firearms examiner and special consultant.
Mr. Edwards received Forensic Firearms & Tool mark Examiner training at the US Army Criminal Investigation Laboratory (USACIL), Ft. Gillem GA. As an examiner, Mr. Edwards has worked forensic cases for all branches of the Military (U.S. & Canada) and many major law enforcement agencies throughout Southern California (LAPD, HPD, EPD, IPD, APD, OPD, ECPD, FPD, SPD, SJCS, TPD, FPD, APD and GGPD) as well as Federal agencies FBI and ATF. He has provided forensic consulting for Chamberlin County PD, New Jersey and Albuquerque Special Prosecutors Office, New Mexico.
Mr. Edwards is a distinguished member of the Association of Firearm and Tool mark Examiners (AFTE), has been a keynote speaker at conferences in Mexico, South Africa, Cypress, Montreal and Interpol, Lyon, France. His Firearm and Tool Mark Identification research has been presented at the Association of Firearm and Tool mark Examiners in Houston, TX; San Francisco, CA; Chicago, IL; and Dallas, TX. Mr. Edwards is also the co-inventor of a software based solution called DNAOps which is used to track rapid DNA results and provide alerts when statute of limitations are running out on DNA related crimes. In 2006 Edwards received the National Special Police Award from the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association, and in 2009, he received the August Vollmer award from the International Association of Chiefs of Police.
Director of Sales
Gary Brewer has over 25 years’ experience in product branding development, channel management, marketing communications and internet marketing. He has a proven track record of consistently delivering record revenue growth in manufacturing, distribution and technology environments. Before joining Shotcaller Global, Inc. as their Director of Sales, Gary was General Manager North America for Canto the world’s leader in Digital Asset Management software.
Earlier Mr. Brewer was President of Digital Eye Media a leading national brand management and internet marketing firm that serves the online marketing industry using social media, search engine marketing and brand development. In his first year he increased revenue by 210% and Digital Eye Media was awarded the prestigious ADDY Award from The American Advertising Federation, the world’s largest and toughest advertising competition. Prior to that Mr. Brewer was Senior Vice President of Global Sales for Rand Technology, one of the most respected international electronic component distributors in the world. Under his watch, revenues grew from $100 Million to $288 Million and Rand won Hi-Tech Company of the Year Award. Rand awarded Mr. Brewer with its Rand Corporate Achievement Award for Outstanding Service.
Mr. Brewer graduated from the University of California at Berkeley with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. He has also attended the Executive Education Program at the University of Wisconsin and the University of Michigan. In addition, he is a Visiting Mentor at the University of California Irvine Graduate School of Management. Mr. Brewer is a member of the Advisory Board at Mission Generation, an international Christian missionary organization, and is a Youth Ministry Leader at Saddleback Church.