The Sportfishing Summit is the one time each year that the sportfishing community comes together to discuss our collective future. This annual business meeting underscores our desire to bring together the association’s members along with others from the sportfishing community to provide a productive meeting that is timely, useful and a good business investment.
The 2015 Sportfishing Summit will be held October 20-22, at the Loews Don CeSar Hotel in St. Pete’s Beach, Fla.
The Loews Don CeSar Hotel, known as the “Pink Palace,” is located in St. Pete Beach, Fla. Opened in 1928, it gained renown as a Gulf coast destination during the height of the Jazz Age. Today, it’s a modern, beautiful and very popular Gulf coast destination. The Loews Don CeSar Hotel is a member of Historic Hotels of America, the official program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
If you are interesed in being a 2014 Sportfishing Summit sponsor, please contact Industry Relations Vice President Glenn Hughes, (703)-519-9691, x245; or Membership Director Jill Calabria, x234.
Click here for the 2015 Sportfishing Summit Sponsorship Brochure.
Board of Directors and Committee Meetings
All meeting attendees are encouraged to attend the committee and board of directors meetings in order to gain a better understanding of how the association staff and the membership work to help ensure our business future.
Key players in the business world, our industry and fisheries conservation and management and policy discuss the most important issues affecting our livelihood.
Special guest speakers provide new ideas and practical information to help guide members’ business ventures.
Social Events and Networking Opportunities
Summit attendees can renew relationships with colleagues and friends in a low-key environment.