Those We Honor

You’ll find more than just fishing celebrities in this list. One can make a significant impact
on the lives of many without ever being well known. It is important to honor all of
those who had a great influence on the great sport of fishing, whether famous or not.
Corporate advances tend to be much more visible to us. For it’s their products that
shape the evolution of the sport of fishing.



Inducted 2000

In-Fisherman is the leading communicator in the fishing industry, with targeted multimedia communication tools including award-winning subscriber magazines, specialized publications, custom publishing, nationally-acclaimed television and radio productions, books, videos, DVDs and the Internet. In-Fisherman has never wavered in its commitment to preserving the future of fishing and teaching people how to catch more fish.

In-Fisherman magazine is the flagship of the In-Fisherman communications network, and is published 8 times a year with a commitment to editorial excellence and cutting-edge angling discoveries. In-Fisherman produces a series of annual Guides that target North America’s most elite fish species (Walleye, Catfish, Bass, Ice Fishing, Pike-Muskie and Panfish). The In-Fisherman library also includes more than 95 award-winning books, videos, and DVDs.

The award-winning In-Fisherman Television series is a top-rated multispecies fishing show. Each episode features an exciting mix of contemporary, fast-paced, big-fish action with time-tested and revolutionary fishing tactics. Another production, Critical Concepts Television, addresses the most compelling fishing concepts of our times. It provides viewers with the knowledge they need to catch more and bigger fish.

In-Fisherman Radio is North America’s largest syndicated outdoor radio network with nationwide coverage across the United States and Canada. It airs 6 days a week, 52 weeks a year with a fast-paced format of species-specific fishing tips and techniques.

Finally, is a comprehensive source for top-notch content about all aspects of angling. The site conveys the essence of In-Fisherman itself – by promoting the excitement and culture of freshwater fishing for all generations.