Louis Feldsott, president of the Folsom Corporation, passed away on November 28, at the age of 102.

Louis Feldsott

Louis Feldsott

Lou moved to New York with his sister Lena when he was 18 and started his journey in the business world at Gimbels.

By 1942, he was running Universal Fishing tackle. In 1954, Universal merged with the H&D Folsom Arms Company. In 1967, the name was changed to The Folsom Corporation.

Under Lou's stewardship as President, Folsom became one the preeminent distributors of fishing equipment. Lou presided over Folsom and its growth until his passing. Lou is survived by his wife and family.