Category Archives: People
The American Fly Fishing Trade Association has announced changes to their board as well as a new executive committee. AFFTA welcomed new board members Lise Lozelle (Maven Fly), Brent Bauer (Umpqua) and Sam Lundgren (Backcountry Hunters & Anglers). Read more in the press release … more
Simms has announced Al Perkinson as Executive Vice President of Marketing. Perkinson comes to Simms from his former position of VP of Marketing at Costa. Read more in the press release below.
Umpqua Feather Merchants has announced Dave Student in the role of Fly Specialist. Student will be responsible for quality assurance, sourcing new fly-tying materials, and selecting new fly patterns. Read more in the press release below.
The American Museum of Fly Fishing will honor James Prosek with the 2016 Izaak Walton Award at a ceremony on October 26, 2016. To mark the occasion, the AMFF has released the full version of Prosek’s Peabody Award-winning video “The …
Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing has announced the welcome of Todd Desgrosseilliers as new Chief Executive Officer. Desgrosseilliers is a Marine Corps veteran and infantry officer with 31 years of service. Read more in the press release below.