Andrew Marks joins Fishing’s Future Board
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Pure Fishing’s Andrew Marks has joined the Board of Directors at Fishing’s Future, the US organisation that has been set up to bring children and their parents into the sport.
Marks is currently Director of Field Marketing at the world’s biggest group of fishing companies. “With over 17 years of experience at Pure Fishing and in the recreational fishing industry, he is known for his tireless dedication and creative approach to introducing angling to America,” said Shane Wilson, President and Founder of Fishing’s Future.
“Andrew brings more than just knowledge to the organisation. He brings leadership passion, determination and a strong desire to make a positive difference in the next generation of anglers.”
“Fishing’s Future is receiving national attention in the area of youth/aquatic education and introducing families to fishing. It is at the forefront of expanding participation in youth fishing in a positive and rewarding environment that drives family values and helps make the sport a lifelong activity,” said Marks.
“I hope that my years of experience in the industry can provide additional insight and guidance for the Board of Fishing’s Future and help increase the support of this great organisation. When I first spoke to Shane Wilson I was impressed with his passion for ensuring all of our youth have an opportunity to experience the excitement of fishing along with his incredible drive and energy towards that endeavour.
“I knew that I wanted to help support Shane and the wonderful work he has already done since founding Fishing’s Future.”