Category Archives: People
Acclaimed author Thomas McGuane and writer Callan Wink talk about the state of the short story, Western literature’s ranching clichés, and their mutual friend the late author Jim Harrison, all while sitting in a fifteen-foot drift boat. “And, yes,” writes … more
Andy Royer has created a special bamboo fly rod business sourcing Tonkin cane from China. His story, including the tragic turn of a cancer diagnosis, is featured in a video profile by Stephen Engle of Bloomberg.
The American Fly Fishing Trade Association has announced the election results for board of directors. Colby Trow, Jen Lavigne, Sam Lundgren, Brent Bauer, and Lise Lozelle will serve three-year terms beginning at the October 16, 2016 AFFTA board meeting. Read … more
Umpqua has announced that Aaron Stiny will join the company as Regional Business Manager for the Northern Rockies, covering the states of Montana, Idaho and Wyoming. Read more in the press release below.
The Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum has announced Glenn Pontier as its new Executive Director. Pontier comes from a position at Sullivan Renaissance and is recognized as a community organizer, writer and journalist. Read more in the press release … more
Winston announced that Michael White has joined the Winston Field Advisor Team. An accomplished angler and caster, White will work closely with the Winston design team. Read more in the press release below.
Compleat Angler, a fly fishing shop in Fairfield County Connecticut, has announced their search for a developer for the store’s website and online presence. Read more in the press release below.