Our Team

Our Team at Bar T5 Trailers and Tack

Admin

Greg Thomson

Greg Thomson
Dealer Principal

Greg has been a local resident for over 20 years. After several years as an oil executive he realized his dream and established Bar T5.

Jim Cobbe

Jim Cobbe
General Manager

Jim has been a member of the Bar T5 team since 1997. Jim has a lifetime of experience and knowledge of trailers, horses, people and agriculture, which he extends to all our associates and customers. From his rural roots to his unparalleled trailer industry experience, Jim extends all his wisdom to each and every customer making him a most invaluable asset to Bar T5. Jim is an avid team roper, and a current member of USTRC and TRC. Make sure to stop by and say Hello to Jim at all the trade shows we participate in.

Sales

Shaylene Hunter

Shaylene Hunter
Sales Associate

Shaylene brings fifteen years of trailer sales experience to Bar T5. In addition to her trailer knowledge, Shaylene also owned and operated a tack shop for four years. Growing up in Rural Alberta, farming, horses and hauling were a part of her life. Currently, Shaylene, and her husband, Darren, enjoy competing in local and national team ropings, and with two young up and coming cowboys eager to get started, you are sure to see them at many more peewee and junior events! She also has competed all over North America team penning for many years. Professionally, having the opportunity to experience and observe many different trailer manufacturers, has given Shaylene an abundance of resources and hands on experience to provide her clients with the tools to make the perfect trailer choice to satisfy their needs.

Bob Knebel

Bob Knebel
Sales Associate

Bob has joined the Bar T5 Team, and is very happy to be back in the industry he always loved. He brings many years of extensive sales and business knowledge. Quote Bob Knebel – "And, at the end of the day, I love what I do, and I do what I love."

Service

Jim Gorman

Jim Gorman
Service Manager

Jim Gorman has been our Service Manager for over 6 years. If you have any warranty issues or trailer problems, please call Jim Gorman for an appointment.

Tack & Feed

Shannon Smith

Shannon Smith
Tack Manager

Shannon joined our team in 2005. She has a degree from Olds College in Agriculture and Small Business. Shannon has also trained horses, taught lessons and worked in the tack and equine industry over the past several years.

Jackie Parkinson

Jackie Parkinson
Tack & Feed

Jackie has been horsing around her whole life. From starting young horse to showing in both English and Western disciplines, she brings years of knowledge and experience in both feed and tack to Bar T5.