Mathias Jung, Owner / CEO – Raised and educated in Wyoming, Mathias is at home in the West. He is currently Owner and CEO of Rocky Mountain International, a small business specialized in international travel and tourism promotion for the Rocky Mountain region.
Mathias received his B.S in Marketing and Management from the University of Wyoming and has traveled the globe attaining a diverse skill-set in international tourism marketing and economic development.
As CEO, Mathias has led development of all new international tourism marketing strategies and analytic models specific to the Rocky Mountains. He is a regular contributor to the tourism industry, hosting international tourism workshops and educational sessions throughout the region.
Mathias spends most of his free time with friends and family. You’ll regularly find him backpacking throughout the region, at a baseball game or volunteering with his local community. Mathias resides in Cheyenne, WY with his wife Catherine, daughter Sienna and son Ivan.
Susie Pratt, CMO / General Manager – Though her chief ambition, according to a BuzzFeed quiz, is to one day be old and wise, Susie busies herself in the meantime overseeing the Real America marketing program, as well as, the United Kingdom, France, and the Australia/New Zealand markets. She is responsible for managing marketing activities in these regions including sales missions, fam tours and trade shows. Originally from a farm in central South Dakota she relocated to Cheyenne in 2012 because she wanted to see if the Wild West could really be tamed.
Susie joined RMI in 2012 after graduating magna cum laude from Black Hills State University. In addition to holding a B.S. in mass communication and corporate communication, Susie has completed enough classes, tasks, and chores to be classified as a “Jack of All Trades.” In her spare time, she busies herself with many random activities.
Kim Paulson, PR & Communications Manager – Kim is a fifth-generation Wyoming native, born and raised in Casper, she received her B.S. in Marketing from the University of Wyoming before moving to Cheyenne to continue her journey as a business professional.
Previously, Kim worked as a community news reporter for a tech software startup based out of Lander shortly after managing for a premium Wyoming fan apparel retailer here in Cheyenne. In her free time, she likes to stay involved with her community through volunteer activities such as mentoring for the City of Cheyenne’s Youth Alternatives program. Outside of work, Kim enjoys spending time with her two dogs, staying active through the great outdoors hunting/fishing/hiking, and overindulging in HGTV-inspired DIY projects around the house.
Lori Yunker, Global Marketing Manager – Born and raised in western South Dakota, Lori is a well-rounded marketing professional with over 10 years of diverse marketing experience primarily in the hunting, shooting, and outdoor industry.
Lori graduated summa cum laude with a communications degree from the University of Mary in Bismarck, ND and later with a master’s degree in information and communications management from BayPath College in Longmeadow, MA. After starting her career in the beautiful New England region, Lori and her husband Nick relocated to Colorado in 2013 to get back to her roots and the country she loves.
Lori is a definite “yes” person and is open to fun and adventures of all kinds. She has a passion for travel, sports, reading, and binge-watching, and stays busy with her dog, cat, and three chickens.
Catherine Reeves, Office Manager – Born, raised, and educated in Wyoming, Catherine once taught English in rural schools and served as the Language Arts Consultant for the Department of Education. She came to Rocky Mountain International in 2015 and is now responsible for the day-to-day operations in the office, including database management and administration.
Outside the office, Catherine enjoys reading and writing poetry, attending Shakespeare festivals, running marathons, and working with her husband, Mathias, on their old Avenues home.