Category Archives: People
Orvis has announced the appointment of William R. McLaughlin as the company’s new president. “He fits our company culture like a glove,” says Orvis CEO Perk Perkins. “Bill’s leadership style, personal connection to the outdoors, and commitment to innovation and … more
Orvis pledged to match donations in support of Casting for Recovery and has helped to raise over $31,000 for upcoming 2015 season of retreats. “We are a big believer in these retreats and thank Casting for Recovery and the many … more
Joe Brooks forever changed the sport of fly fishing, and this upcoming documentary tells the full story of his life.
To talk about everything from fishing exotic locales to conservation and government corruption, guide Kate Taylor of Frigate Adventure Travel takes time for an interview on The Venturing Angler.
The American Museum of Fly Fishing honored Tom Brokaw with its 2015 Heritage Award. This short film, narrated by Brokaw’s daughter Andie Brokaw Simon, follows his journey in fly fishing.
The first annual Orvis Breaking Barriers Awards were presented to Chad Brown of Soul River Runs Wild and Lori-Ann Murphy of Reel Women at the recent Orvis Guides’ Rendezvous in Missoula, MT. Read more in the press release below.
This short film features an Iraq War veteran’s journey from soldier to civilian life with the help of a fly fishing trip with Project Healing Waters.
The Belize Tarpon Tagging Expedition offers anglers an opportunity to help participate in field work that will advance tarpon research, while also enjoying fishing opportunities in Belize. The 2015 expedition will be led in part by Andy Mill. Read more … more