Bainbridge Island, Wash. (October 21, 2014) – Redington, maker of performance fly rods, reels, waders, apparel and accessories, is pleased to announce the hire of Josh Prestin as Redington Brand Manager.
An industry veteran, Prestin comes to Redington from Cabela’s where he was the fly fishing category specialist since 2010. Josh also taught journalism and writing at the university level and freelanced for numerous outdoor and literary publications.
“One of my main initiatives at Redington is to foster a brand voice and presence that speaks to the hard-core angler without alienating the newcomer,” says Josh. “This means bringing a renewed focus on Redington’s relationship with specialty retailers and an emphasis on how our innovative products lead the industry in both performance and value.”
“Redington is all about engaging consumers across the entire spectrum of the sport, so Josh’s understanding of the sport and methods of communicating this will be very beneficial for us,” adds Tag Kleiner, VP of marketing.
Redington brings fun to fly fishing. Redington designs gear that gets the most out of your time spent on the water and in the outdoors. From ready-to-fish reels and outfits to a wide selection of rods, reels, waders and apparel…Redington gives you what you’re looking for. Versatility that performs. Value you need. And, the quality you deserve. Please connect with us at www.redington.com, on Facebook, Instagram, or on Twitter.