About VMA

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VMA was formed in 1980 to provide quality representation of instrumentation products and systems in the Rocky Mountain States. We have a proven track record of over 30 years in the Rocky Mountain area.

Customers benefit from working with VMA through our quick response to:

  • Telephone and email inquiries
  • Requests for quotation
  • Order status requests
  • Service issues

VMA Main Office

P.O. Box 3586
Albuquerque, NM 87190-3586
505-884-6878 | phone
505-883-4062 | fax
abq@vicmyers.com | email

Facilities & Territory

We provide local and regional contact and heightened vendor visibility for customers.

VMA maintains offices in the Denver area, Phoenix, Albuquerque and Salt Lake City.

Our territory consists of Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah (the Four-Corner States), Nevada, Idaho, Wyoming, Montana and El Paso, Texas.

Our People

Denver Office

Bob Bishop – Field Engineer, Vice President

Bob BishopBob was raised in Minnesota. Graduated from Minneapolis Technical College with my A&P license’s. He worked at Rosemount Inc. for a few years and moved to California where he met his wife and gained valuable experience having sold to the test ranges , military bases and contractors. Bob has been in Colorado selling to the same customers for over 25 years.  He enjoys muscle cars, hockey, travel, golf and singing at his church.

Tres Thurston – Field Engineer

tres3Tres started working at Vic Myers Associates (VMA) as an intern in college while getting his Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering.  After college, he worked both inside and outside sales at VMA for three plus years until he took a job as a telemetry and instrumentation engineer with Lockheed Martin in 1996.  For the next 15 years, Tres worked on launch vehicles designing airborne telemetry, RF communications, flight termination, and range tracking systems.  In 2012, he left Lockheed Martin and returned to VMA to resume his career as an outside salesman. When not at work, Tres is most likely with his bride of 19 years volunteering at their church, enjoying a nice dinner out or playing in that giant playground West of Denver known as the Rocky Mountains.  Denver is for work, the mountains are for skiing, snowshoeing, biking, golfing, hiking, ATVing, 4-wheeling, and snowmobiling.  Work hard, play hard-that’s what keeps life interesting.

Kristin Hall – Technical Sales Assistant

KristinOConnorKristin has been a part of the Vic Myers Associates team for five years now. Prior to her position as Inside Sales and Administration, she worked in the Construction Industry as a Project Manager. Needless to say, she has learned a lot here at VMA, and enjoys being a part of this company. In her free time, she values singing at church, card-making, and spending time with her husband and family.

Phoenix Office

Mark Myers – President

Mark MyersMark was raised in New Mexico and Southern California. He served on the ballistic missile submarines SSBN Tecunseh and SSBN Kameameha during the Vietnam era. He earned a B.A. from Arizona State University. He attended graduate business school at Arizona State and earned and Masters of Organizational Management from University of Phoenix. Mark joined Vic Myers Associates in 1981. His interests include leadership, playing guitar, martial arts and volunteer counseling. He used to like fishing and golf but he hasn’t done either in so long he has forgotten how.

Ryan Christian – Field Engineer

ryanRyan was raised in Mesa, Arizona, attended Gilbert schools and graduated from ASU in 2006 with a Bachelors in Interdisciplinary Studies. He went on to complete his MBA at the University of Phoenix Campus in Mesa. Ryan has spent his professional years as an auto and mortgage consultant, as well as 5 years as a Program Control Analyst and Business Systems Analyst at Orbital Sciences. He enjoys helping customers solve their problems through advancements in technologies and this role at VMA brings on exciting new challenges everyday. Outside of the office, Ryan loves to spend time with his wife, 5yr old daughter and twin boys who arrived in April 2014! Ryan loves to get out and play golf as often as possible, serves as a production director at church and enjoys quality BBQ and pool time with all his friends and family.

Jim Barnett – Technical Sales Assistant

Jim BarnettJim was born in Michigan but has lived in Arizona longer than most natives. He graduated from Arizona State University with a B.S. in Computer Information Systems and holds certifications in Network Administration and Network Security. Jim originally joined Vic Myers Associates in 1991 and has held a variety of positions. Among his interests are hiking, travel, and most things vintage including cars, music, architecture, and artifacts.

Salt Lake City Office

Brandi Bice – Field Engineer

brandi2Brandi grew up in a military family, traveling various parts of the country, but calls Utah home. She has a strong background in sales, in addition to RF/Electrical experience. Nothing is more gratifying to Brandi, than working with her customers in finding solutions for their challenges. In her spare time she’s often found playing in the great outdoors with her husband and three boys. She loves to camp, hike, attend car shows, and is always looking for a new adventure.

Albuquerque Office

Ron Garcia – Application Engineer

ronRon has worn several hats at VMA over the past nineteen years, including inside sales, IT guru, webmaster and application engineer. Most of his free time these days is spent shuttling his two high-school sons to various marching band and ROTC events. He is an avid sci-fi enthusiast, enjoys playing guitar and listening to jazz.