IFTD Trade Show Decides On Dates



SEPTEMBER 9 – 11, 2010

Based on the feedback of the fly fishing industry, the AFFTA Board of Directors selected September 9 – 11, 2010 as the show dates for the inaugural International Fly Tackle Dealer Trade Show. The show will be held in the Colorado Convention Center, Halls E2 and F (in the front of the convention center.)

Industry veteran Randi Swisher, now AFFTA VP and Marketing Director will be coordinating the show under the direction of the AFFTA Trade Development Committee comprised of:

  • Chair, David Leinweber, AFFTA Board – Retailer – Angler’s Covey
  • David Heller – AFFTA Board – Manufacturer – Ross Reels USA/Ross Worldwide Outdoors
  • Jim Klug – AFFTA Board – Travel – Yellow Dog Fly Fishing Adventures
  • Marc Bale – Manufacturer – FarBank Enterprises (Sage, Rio and Redington)
  • Kirk Deeter – Media – Angling Trade Magazine
  • Bruce Richards – Chairman FFF Casting Certification Program

Swisher stated “Having such a strong committee working on the show makes it possible for all participants, (exhibitor and attendees), to have their needs and concerns addressed.  The high caliber of the company’s and individuals willing to volunteer their time and talent to deliver a quality show demonstrates the strong industry support for our own fly fishing industry trade show.”

More information about the show will be provided in the near future. For more information, contact Randi Swisher at [email protected].


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