From the Dark Side youtube channel:
Joedy Cook is one of the most active Bigfoot researchers in the State of Ohio. Originally, he was a member of the Cincinnati UFO research group A.S.K. but realized that his interests were more in the field of cryptozoology. Joedy has been studying the Bigfoot phenomenon since 1991 and is the author of several books. He founded the Cryptid Seekers, the Ohio Center for Bigfoot Studies and the North American Dogman project, he is also the founder of Cryptid Seekers Magazine and is a member of the American Bigfoot Society.