Category Archives: People
George Douglas of the online fly fishing magazine “Kype” has announced Aileen Lane as new publisher/owner. “I believe Aileen is an up-and-coming star in the fishing industry and I am proud that “Kype” will run that course with her,” says … more
After an extensive national search, the American Fly Fishing Trade Association has announced Becky Edwards will join the AFFTA team as new Communications Director, and will work to further AFFTA’s mission of promoting sustained growth of the fly fishing industry … more
A veteran of the publishing industry, Patrick McGann has recently been announced as new editor of the Salmon & Steelhead Journal. McGann will take on editing responsibilities from former editor Pat Hoglund, who will continue to serve as publisher and … more
Trout Unlimited’s vice president for government affairs, Steve Moyer, was recently elected into the National Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame for his work as a political advocate on behalf of coldwater fisheries. “Steve represents the best of Trout Unlimited,” said … more
Far Bank Enterprises has announced that Tag Kleiner, previously of Smith Optics, will join their team as Vice President of Marketing for Sage, Redington, and RIO Products. “Tag is a perfect cultural fit for Far Bank,” comments CEO and president, … more
Following a neurosurgical procedure to relieve the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease, Dr. Robert Franklin heads to the river with his fishing partner, Pete Wood, in this preview of the film short sequel to the acclaimed “Doc of The Drakes.”
The American Museum of Fly Fishing has announced a new initiative for 2014, focused on expanding online presence and outreach through digital mediums. Read more in the press release below.