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Stag Arms, LLC Appoints Ryan Donahue as General Manager

Stag Arms, LLC, a top leader in the firearms industry, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ryan Donahue as the new General Manager of the company effective June 1, 2022.



Cheyenne, Wyoming, June 1, 2022 – As Director of Brand Management at American Outdoor Brands, Donahue simultaneously and successfully managed multiple brands and their varying market strategies.  He is experienced with in numerous segments of the firearms industry and is highly regarded for his accomplishments. Prior to joining the firearms industry, Donahue spent his earlier career in the film industry as a Director of Production & Marketing, including the development of UI, applications and software, and the editing and producing of content.

Prior to joining the firearms industry, Donahue spent his earlier career in the film industry as a Director of Production & Marketing, including the development of UI, applications and software and the editing and producing of content.

Donahue is a Certified Range Officer (USPSA, Multigun, 3GN) a 3Gun Competitor and firearms enthusiast.  He is relocating to Cheyenne, Wyoming with his family and is looking forward to living in the simple, country life.

“There really couldn’t be a better person to lead Stag Arms,” said Elie Azar, White Wolf Capital Founder, CEO and Managing Director.  “Ryan’s extensive marketing and brand management experience, combined with his persona and enthusiasm to drive results is a winning formula.  He has already formulated a strong vision for the future of Stag Arms, and I am confident that he will deliver.”

“I could not be more excited about this opportunity,” said Ryan Donahue.  “With our R&D capabilities, unique product features, Infinite Shot Barrel Guarantee and Lifetime Transferrable Warranty, the possibilities for Stag Arms are endless.  I am looking forward to working with the team to take it to the next level.”

Donahue received a BA Degree in English Language and Literature/Letters from University of Miami, and a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication/Media Studies from Lynn University.

About White Wolf

White Wolf Capital is a private investment firm that began operations in late 2011 and is focused on making both direct and indirect investments in leading middle market companies located in North America.

On the direct side, White Wolf Capital seeks both private equity as well as private credit investment opportunities in companies with $20 million to $200 million in revenues and up to $20 million in EBITDA. Typical situations include, management buyouts leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations and investments for growth. Preferred industries include manufacturing, business services, government services, information technology, security, aerospace and defense.

In addition to making direct investments in operating companies, White Wolf Capital also looks to invest with other private fund managers as a limited partner. Targeted investment candidates are North American focused private credit funds looking to raise $50 million to $500 million in assets under management, with a focus on the lower-middle and middle-market. For further information, please visit: www.whitewolfcapital.com.


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