AIM® Announces Kurt Kainz As Tournament Director
Category: press release
Mar 15th, 2011 by OutdoorsFIRST
Modified Mar 15th, 2011 at 12:00 AM
Plymouth, WI – March 15, 2011
Anglers Insight Marketing, LLC has announced that Kurt Kainz has accepted the position of Tournament Director for the AIM Pro Walleye Series™ tournaments. Kurt will be responsible for the daily schedule of events and the application of the rules at each tournament.
Kurt has a long history of experience with several companies in the outdoor products industry. He has earned a B.S. in Mass Communications and is employed as a Technical Writer and Editor. Kurt has also served as the Special Events and Pro Staff Coordinator for Lund Boat Company.
Kurt said, “I am excited to have been offered this opportunity to contribute to the success of the AIM Pro Walleye Series. I have watched these tournaments become known for the innovative and exclusive AIM Catch-Record-Release™ format. It is exciting to be in a position to continue the reputation of integrity and excellence that have characterized the AIM tournaments over the past two years.”
Scott Matheson, President of AIM also added, “AIM is pleased to welcome Kurt Kainz as Tournament Director. Kurt comes to AIM with the highest recommendations. We look forward to the start of the 2011 season, and know that Kurt will fulfill his responsibilities to insure that the AIM Pro Walleye Series tournaments are the most fun and fair events for our competitors.”
Anglers Insight Marketing, LLC will conduct four walleye tournaments in 2011. These events include the three qualifying tournaments of the AIM Pro Walleye Series and the season-ending AIM International Walleye Championship™. These events are a Pro-Am format where the AIM Pro Anglers are paired with a different Co-angler for each day of the three-day tournaments. AIM will also conduct a year-end tournament for the top teams from the AIM “Sanctioned Series”. The AIM International Team Championship™ will place the top teams from tournament organizations across the U.S. and Canada in direct competition.
The 2011 tournament dates include:
• April 20-22, Winneconne, WI (Wolf River Chain and Lake Winnebago)
• June 2-4, Brimley, MI (Bay Mills Invitational)
• June 22-24, Dubuque, IA (Mississippi River)
• September 15-17, Akaska, SD (AIM International Walleye Championship)
• September 15-16, Akaska, SD (AIM International Team Championship)
More information about AIM as well as up-to-the-minute updates about the 2011 tournaments can be found at www.aimfishing.com.
Anglers Insight Marketing, LLC™ (AIM) is a unique tournament organization which is owned by stockholders, the majority of which are Professional walleye anglers. AIM Professionals are among the “All Stars” of professional fishing, with cumulative HUNDREDS of years of tournament experience, including countless tournament victories, series championships, and Angler of the Year titles. This insight and knowledge is now being employed to provide the finest tournament experience for the participants, and the maximum exposure for the host tournament sites and corporate partners.
AIM Marketing Partners:
South Dakota Office of Tourism, Bay Mills Resort & Casino, Lund Boat Company, Mercury Marine, Yamaha Marine, Crestliner Boats, JJ Keller Fishing Team, Navionics, Fin-Tech Tackle, John Butts Outdoors, Rutting Ridge Outfitters, Oahe Wings & Walleyes, Optima Batteries, Worldwide Marine Insurance, Pier of d’Nort piers, Me and My Catch photo replicas, Reef Runner Lures, The Judge Tournament Ruler, Rite in the Rain Paper, G2 Angling, E-Z Lube Systems, Transducer Armor, Gemini Sports Marketing, True North Companies.