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  • Folbe Products Joins NPAA Partner Ranks

    DATE:March 22nd, 2017
    CATEGORIES: NPAA News
    Folbe Products Joins NPAA Partner Ranks   Forestville, WI – Folbe Products LLC, makers of the high quality line of Advantage Rod Holders and other innovative marine products, announced they are joining the growing ranks of National Professional Anglers Association’s supporting partners.   “The decision to partner with the NPAA came easily” said Joel Follmar, Folbe Products marketing manager.  Joel went on to say, “Folbe is thrilled to now be affiliated with the NPAA organization. ...
  • NPAA News for Immediate Release – February 23, 2017 NPAA 2018 Conference-Save the Dates!

    DATE:February 23rd, 2017
    CATEGORIES: NPAA News
    NPAA News for Immediate Release – February 23, 2017 NPAA 2018 Conference-Save the Dates! Forestville, WI – With the abnormally warm weather we have seen across North America the past few weeks, anglers have already been spending their time on the open waters this great country has to offer.  But now it’s time to mark an important fishing date on all your calendars!  The National Professional Anglers Association (NPAA) 2018 Annual Conference, the event that will kick off the 2018 promotional...
  • ODU Magazine Joins the NPAA Partner Ranks as a Media Partner

    DATE:February 22nd, 2017
    CATEGORIES: NPAA News
    ODU Magazine Joins the NPAA Partner Ranks as a Media Partner Forestville, WI-The National Professional Anglers Association (NPAA) continues its partner and member growth with the addition of ODU Magazine as their newest supporting Partner.  “Over the past 12 months the NPAA has grown both its member base and partner base at a record pace”, said Pat Neu NPAA Executive Director.  The NPAA is quickly approaching 1000 active members and nearly 100 total partners as they work to “Increase...
  • NPAA Conference to Define Professional as it Relates to Anglers

    DATE:January 4th, 2017
    CATEGORIES: NPAA News
    NPAA News for Immediate Release –January 4th, 2017 NPAA Conference to Define Professional as it Relates to Anglers Forestville, WI – When you combine passion, skills, knowledge, friends and fishing, it adds up to the tradition known as the National Professional Anglers Association( NPAA) annual conference. Set for Jan. 6th-8th in Wisconsin Dells, the conference is the “kick-off” to the winter sport show season and the New Fishing Year. Those who are passionate about the sport will attend...
  • Pilot Flying J Becomes the Newest NPAA Supporting Partner

    DATE:January 4th, 2017
    CATEGORIES: NPAA News
    Pilot Flying J Becomes the Newest NPAA Supporting Partner  Forestville, WI – Well known gas and diesel travel center chain, Pilot Flying J has become the National Professional Anglers Association’s (NPAA) newest supporting partner. Professional anglers put on thousands of miles each year traveling from event to event, or to and from the lake in case of professional guides. They also put hundreds of gallons of fuel into their boats each year, so when the NPAA reached out to Pilot Flying...
  • New Life Saving Marine Product Company Joins NPAA Partner Ranks

    DATE:December 29th, 2016
    New Life Saving Marine Product Company Joins NPAA Partner Ranks Forestville, WI – FELL Marine, makers of a new and innovative wireless marine engine kill switch, announced today they are joining the growing ranks of National Professional Anglers Association’s (NPAA’s) supporting partners who are utilizing the NPAA’s network of opinion leader anglers, to grow brand awareness for their products. CEO of FELL Marine, Christian Frost, said "As a leading professional organization for anglers,...
  • Bagley Partners with the NPAA to Grow Brand Awareness

    DATE:November 11th, 2016
    CATEGORIES: NPAA News
    Bagley Partners with the NPAA to Grow Brand Awareness Forestville, WI – Bagley Bait Company announced they are joining the growing ranks of National Professional Anglers Association’s supporting partners, who are utilizing the network of opinion leader anglers the NPAA has created , to grow brand awareness for their products . “The decision to partner with the NPAA came easily” said Don Hultstrand, Bagley Bait Company president. Don went on to say, “Bagley is thrilled to now be affiliated...
  • Join Us for a Painting Party!

    DATE:November 10th, 2016
    Join Us for a Painting Party! We are pleased to announce this year's Ladies Event at the NPAA Conference will be a Painting Party! Join us on Saturday, January 7, from 9:00-11:00am for two hours of professional instruction to create your own masterpiece! This event is open to guests of NPAA Members 21 and up. Seats are limited, reserve your spot by filling out the registration form below and submitting it by December 30th. Your $35 registration fee includes two hours of instruction, paint,...
  • CrappieNow and CatfishNow Join NPAA Partner Ranks

    DATE:September 28th, 2016
    CATEGORIES: NPAA News
      CrappieNow and CatfishNow Join NPAA Partner Ranks Forestville, WI - The National Professional Anglers Association (NPAA) has recently added CrappieNow and CatfishNow, two on line digital magazines, to its growing Supporting Partner ranks. Dan Dannenmueller, said, "As the publisher of CrappieNow and CatfishNow digital magazines, I am excited to partner with the NPAA to allow both the members of the NPAA and the magazine readers to benefit from the content and current information shared...
  • NPAA Annual Conference: January 6-8th

    DATE:August 19th, 2016
    CATEGORIES: NPAA News
    NPAA NPAA Annual Conference: January 6-8th Don't miss out on this conference! The NPAA conference includes seminars, access to industry pro-staff managers, NPAA Partner displays and networking opportunities that are not available at any other venue. This year's conference theme "Professionalism Defined" will help our members and the industry understand the importance professionalism plays in this sport. Chula Vista Resort in Wisconsin Dells will host this can't miss event. We have negotiated an unheard...
  • The Inside Scoop

    DATE:August 19th, 2016
    CATEGORIES: NPAA News
    The Inside Scoop As Executive Director of our association I am exposed to every aspect of our associations business and I can tell you that my involvement with the NPAA has never been as rewarding or exciting as it has this year. We spent the past couple of years building the infrastructure needed to allow our association to grow to a true national scope. During the past six months, with the updating of our website, use of a professional e-mail system, and the growth of social media footprint...
  • From The President’s Desk

    DATE:August 19th, 2016
    CATEGORIES: NPAA News
    From The President’s Desk As the new President of your organization I wanted to begin a process where I do a letter from the president’s desk. I feel that it is very important for each of you to understand what your, and I do mean your, organization is doing. As a group our strength is in our membership, and all our value as an organization comes from each one of you making a choice to belong. My job as president, along with our vice-president, executive director and the great board of directors...
  • Michelin Brands Join NPAA as Newest Supporting Partner

    DATE:June 28th, 2016
    CATEGORIES: NPAA News
    NPAA Michelin Brands Join NPAA as Newest Supporting Partner Forestville, WI – The National Professional Anglers Association has recently added another non-industry marketing partner to its growing Supporting Partner ranks.  Michelin North America, the parent company for the Michelin, B.F. Goodrich and Uniroyal brands of tires has come on board as a NPAA Supporting Partner. Kevin Michels, regional manager for Michelin stated; “We at Michelin are excited to partner with the NPAA on this program. ...
  • NPAA 2017 Conference January 6-8th, 2017 Wisconsin Dells, WI

    DATE:June 7th, 2016
    CATEGORIES: NPAA News
    NPAA To all NPAA Partners: The NPAA Annual Conference for 2017 is a short 6 months away. The 2016 Conference was a huge success and we are well on our way to making the 2017 Conference an even better experience for our members and partners. The venue for the 2017 Conference will once again be Chula Vista Resort in Wisconsin Dells. An overwhelming majority of  conference attendees this year felt this resort was a perfect facility for the conference and for 2017 we have added even...
  • FishUSA Becomes Newest NPAA Supporting Partner

    DATE:May 31st, 2016
    CATEGORIES: NPAA News
        Forestville, WI – FishUSA, located just outside of Erie, PA, has become the first fishing tackle retailer to partner with the NPAA. FishUSA is owned by FishUSA, Inc., a privately-held company based in Fairview, PA, along the shores of Lake Erie. Their employees are enthusiastic anglers dedicated to serving their customers. Emily Zdarko, Marketing Manager for FishUSA, said, “We are very excited to become a Supporting Partner of the NPAA.  The NPAA and its members share...
  • It May Seem a Long Ways Off, but Mark Your Calendars Now!

    DATE:March 15th, 2016
    CATEGORIES: NPAA News
    NPAA Forestville, WI - While fishing season is about to begin across North America, it's time to mark an important fishing date on all calendars. The National Professional Anglers Association 2017 annual conference, the event that will kick off next season, is slated for Jan. 6-8, 2017 at Chula Vista Resort and Water Park in Wisconsin Dells. Association Executive Director Pat Neu said, "The 2017 conference is now being crafted to work with members about how best to make an income in the fishing and...
  • New Supporting Partner, Raymarine, Brings High Performance Marine Electronics to NPAA

    DATE:March 9th, 2016
    CATEGORIES: NPAA News
        Forestville, WI - As the National Professional Anglers Association continues to grow in membership and supporting partners, Pat Neu, executive director said, "It is a real pleasure to welcome Raymarine, a world leader in electronics to the NPAA family." Raymarine is a division of FLIR Systems. Vice-president of sales Larry Rencken said, "Raymarine looks forward to the opportunity to support professional anglers through the NPAA. As we continue to innovate with new sonar...
  • Toyota Bonus Bucks Now Available to Walleye Anglers

    DATE:March 6th, 2016
    CATEGORIES: NPAA News
      Forestville, WI -- Recognizing the viability of the walleye tournament angling market, and the loyalty of NPAA members, Toyota, one of fishing’s greatest supporters, is expanding their “Bonus Bucks” program to include NWT, AIM and MWC tournaments. Luke Stoner, a member of the management team for the “Bonus Bucks” program says the decision to partner with National Professional Anglers Association is strategically logical based on the benefits of “Bonus Bucks” for walleye...
  • Attention NPAA Members Fishing MWC Events in 2016- The NPAA is looking for NPAA members …

    DATE:March 1st, 2016
    CATEGORIES: NPAA News
      Attention NPAA Members Fishing MWC Events in 2016- The NPAA is looking for NPAA members that are planning to fish MWC events and are interested in taking the lead at the kids fishing clinics the NPAA will support for each of the MWC events again this year. If you are fishing the events and are interested in helping out please contact Ashley Garland at the NPAA Administrative Offices via phone or e-mail (937) 698-4188 or admin@npaa.net.  ...
  • Leer Truck Caps Newest NPAA Supporting Partner: Offers ‘Cover Cash’

    DATE:February 22nd, 2016
    CATEGORIES: NPAA News
    NPAA News for Immediate Release –February 22, 2016                 Leer Truck Caps Newest NPAA Supporting Partner: Offers ‘Cover Cash’ Forestville, WI – LEER truck caps and tonneau covers provide dry and secure storage, protecting thousands of dollars’ worth of fishing tackle, tools and marine equipment.  Now, the LEER “Cover Cash” program provides great cash bonuses to walleye anglers who purchase a LEER truck...