Category Archives: People

Compleat Angler Looking for Web Developer

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.

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Video Hatch: “The Calm of the Mountains”

Melinda Withrow, a pole vaulter and Olympic hopeful, is also a fly angler. This short film features what she views as success: a day on the river with her dad. Via Lululemon.

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Winston Hires Jeff Wagner as General Manager

Winston has announced that Jeff Wagner has joined the company as new general manager. “Jeff’s impressive professional and fly fishing background will help us grow the business while maintaining an unwavering focus on product quality, customer service and continued innovation,” … more

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Orvis Seeking Rod & Tackle Product Developer

Orvis has announced their search for a product developer to join their Rod & Tackle team. This position will be responsible for the development of waders, wading footwear, outerwear, & vest/packs. The position is based at the Corporate Office in … more

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Dave Chouinard Joins Winston Pro Advisor Team

The R.L.Winston Rod Company has announced expert saltwater angler Dave Chouinard has joined the Winston Pro Advisor Team. “I look forward to working closely with Winston from 2500 miles away on the west coast of Florida,” says Chouinard, “helping them … more

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Video Hatch: “By Night, By Day”

This short film tells the story of fly fishing guide and musician Hunter Morris.

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Trouts Fly Shop Hiring

Denver-based Trouts Fly Fishing has announced their search for a full time Sales Associate. Read more in the press release below.

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AFFTA Fisheries Fund Announces New Grant Recipients

The Utah Stream Access Coalition and the Public Land/Water Association have been announced as new grant recipients from The AFFTA Fisheries Fund. Read more in the press release below.

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Swift Hooks Vokey

Swift has announced that April Vokey, noted fly fishing personality and business woman, has bought into the company as a shareholder and director. “April’s seemingly boundless enthusiasm, sincerity and positive energy are in perfect concert with our goals,” says Carl McNeil. … more

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Landon Mayer Joins Winston Pro Advisor Team

The R.L.Winston Rod Company has announced it is proud to welcome Landon Mayer to its Winston Pro Advisor Team. Mayer is a full-time guide and author based in Florissant, Colorado. Read more in the press release below.

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