Kyle Barnes

Contributing Writer

Kyle Barnes graduated from the University of Iowa in the spring of 2022. He moved to Nashville, TN two months later, and founded Drifters Media with his business partner, Sam Coates shortly thereafter. Via Drifters Media, Kyle has directly created content in partnership with a variety of clients in the outdoor space, including Ducks Unlimited, the National Wild turkey Federation, Bass Pro Shops, and Cabela's. The company has also led Kyle to working in the rodeo, country music and bourbon industries. While Wide Open Spaces will be Kyle's first writing contract, his experience in the outdoor industry, as well as a passion for writing that has spanned his entire life, make for a perfect fit
with the platform