The Hosts

Riley Bowman on the Left | Jacob Paulsen on the right. Teaching a Guardian Essentials Pistol Course in 2017


Riley Bowman is the Creator and host of The Concealed Carry Podcast. Riley is an accomplished firearms shooter and instructor. With a background in law enforcement and security, Riley enjoys sharing his knowledge and expertise when it comes to firearms safety, self-defense and concealed carry. Riley is an NRA Pistol Instructor and is also a Colorado P.O.S.T. Certified Law Enforcement Handgun and Patrol Rifle Instructor as well as a certified Glock & Sig Sauer Armorer. Riley successfully won his division of the Rocky Mountain Regional Championship of The American Marksman competition and was a finalist at the National Championship. Tune in to this twice-weekly radio show for the latest in industry news, firearms training and self-defense tips, tricks and tactics!

Jacob S. Paulsen is the President of and co-host of The Concealed Carry Podcast. Jacob is a NRA certified instructor, Range Safety Officer, Utah BCI Instructor, Affiliate Instructor for Next Level Training & L.A.S.R, a certified armorer, and a Diamond Member of Front Sight. Jacob leads the instructor team of over 40 network instructors in 23 states. He resides in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado with his wife and children.