AIM™ Announces the Appointment of Scott Steil to the Board of Directors
Category: press release
Jan 15th, 2010 by OutdoorsFIRST
Modified Jan 15th, 2010 at 12:00 AM
Plymouth, WI – January 15, 2010 – Anglers Insight Marketing LLC™ (AIM) announced that Scott Steil has been appointed to fill the unexpired term of the late David Anderson.
Scott Steil has accepted the appointment of the Board of Directors and will join the Board immediately. Scott has been fishing professionally on the FLW Walleye Tour for the last six years. He won the 2008 FLW Cass Lake tournament, has 6 FLW top-tens to his credit, and has accumulated over $350,000 in career earnings over that time. Scott has qualified for the FLW Tour Championship in each of the last six years and earned the title of FLW Tour Champion in 2009. Scott is the owner of the www.scottsteilfishing.com blog, where he is well known for his honest opinions, and passion for the sport of fishing as well as his promotional efforts.
Ryan Chuckel, AIM Chairman of the Board stated, “Scott’s achievements on the tournament scene along with his proven business acumen will be a great addition to the board of directors for AIM. As an organization focused on redefining the way the fishing industry and anglers promote and sell products and services, AIM is counting on people like Scott to help us look at things in new ways and bring our brand promise to life.”
“I am very excited to join the Board of Directors of AIM.” Scott Steil adds. “I believe my background in sales and marketing as well as my experience as a tournament angler can help AIM continue to improve as we head down the path of growth and opportunity. Because of the very unfortunate circumstances that caused this vacancy on the Board, I vow to work extremely hard with the current Board of Directors to see AIM succeed.”
AIM President and CEO, Scott Matheson added, “Scott is a strong addition to our Board, he brings yet another fresh and diverse set of talents to the AIM team, and this quality of individual is what helps make good companies great. Scott will indeed make a difference for this young organization, and we are very proud to have his skills on board.”
“Scott Steil will be a great addition to the AIM Board of Directors.” Stated Jason Przekurat. “I know Scott personally and feel confident with his abilities as a businessman and fisherman to bring great ideas to the board.”
Gary Parsons added, “I’ve watched Scott Steil and the progression of his career for quite a few years now. He’s a heavy hitter in the professional fishing world. Not only does he possess fantastic angling skills, but with his marketing background and business savvy, he would have to be considered as “the perfect candidate” for his new board position at AIM!
Anglers Insight Marketing, LLC™ (AIM) is a unique tournament organization created and owned by many of the best walleye anglers in the world and others who share a mission of advancing not only walleye tournaments, but the entire fishing industry. The organization is dedicating to providing a benefit to anglers, the marine and fishing industries and fisheries across the nation. AIM’s unique Catch-Record-Release™ format, dynamic events and unparalleled consumer engagement through new and innovative technologies have been designed to bring a higher level of entertainment and useful information to the world of fishing. For more information on AIM, its 2010 circuit and special events, sponsors and anglers, visit www.aimfishing.com.