2012 Image Gallery - Bob Ashley and his wife's good friend, Virginia. Why is he smiling? No it's not Virginia. It's because Bob is a true icon of the reptile world. He is the owner of ECO (along with wife Sherry), you've see there hats, shirts and books in every nature store in the country; he's the promotor of the NARBC reptile shows; builder and owner of the Chiricahua Desert Muesum and a fun guy at parties.