At-Large seats went to Clem Dippel of Bass Anglers Sportsman Society/ESPN, Fred Neal of Cabela's, and Gary Zurn of Big Rock Sports.
...Dippel and Neal are currently serving out terms on the Board of Directors.
...Clem Dippel is Advertising Director for Fishing Tackle Retailer magazine and Account Executive for other BASS publications and ESPN TV.Dippel
is especially interested in helping to build a strong, active ASA by continuing to strengthen the ICAST trade show, profile ASA programs to the industry, and more broadly promote sportfishing itself.
Current members of the Board of Directors are Jerry Calengor, Normark/Rapala Corporation
(Chairman); David Pfeiffer, Shimano American Corporation
(Vice Chairman); Burt Steinberg, American Rod and Gun (Past Chairman); Randy Lemcke, Plano Molding Company
(Secretary); Peter Foley, Boone Bait Company
(Treasurer); Fred Neal, Cabela's, Inc.
(At-Large); Brian Butts, Sampo, Inc.; Wes Campbell, TTI Companies; Thomas Dammrich, National Marine Manufacturers Association; Clem Dippel
, Bass Anglers Sportsman Society/ESPN; John Jilling, Wright & McGill Company; Bert Kaplan, Kaplan Associates; Brent Manning, Wyoming Game and Fish Department; Ray Murski, Bliss Murski; Dick Pool, Pro-Troll; Chip Powell, Mason Tackle Company; and Geoff Ratte, Water Gremlin Company