AFTCO Sales Support CCA

AFTCO and the CCA are committed to marine conservation and angler rights.  Through the leadership of the CCA and participation of local community chapters, the protection of our marine resources and the interests of anglers will ensure a sustainable fishery for generations to come.  $5 from the sale of every CCA by AFTCO product will be donated…

CCA California Announces New Executive Director

The California Chapter of Coastal Conservation Association (CCA California) has announced that Wayne Kotow will serve as executive director of the new CCA state chapter. Kotow brings an extensive background in business and fundraising experience to CCA California, which was launched earlier this year with widespread support and enthusiasm from the sportfishing community. “We are…

Bill Shedd: 2015 Eddie Smith Manufacturer Of The Year

Visionary volunteer leader: Take Back Our Rightful Title as Conservationists The Center for Coastal Conservation has honored Bill Shedd with its Eddie Smith Manufacturer of the Year Award. Shedd is the President and CEO of the American Fishing Tackle Co. (AFTCO) and a volunteer leader for marine conservation respected from coast to coast. “Bill Shedd…