Jackall and Fishhound.com Team Up
SHERMAN OAKS, CA, April25, 2012 – Jackall, a leading manufacturer of a wide range of high quality lures for serious bass fishermen, is the latest major industry player to partner with Fishhound.com, the world’s largest online angling community and real-time fishing report provider.
By participating in Fishhound’s Product Showcase, Jackall will be capitalizing on the explosive growth and popularity of the Fishhound.com website and Facebook fan page to generate instant and widespread angler interest.
“Our Product Showcase offers companies like Jackall unique opportunities to promote their products virally and leverage the power of the Web and social media.” said Rick Patri, Fishhound’s Vice President, Operations. “Along with aggressive promotion at our heavily trafficked site and exposure to over 300,000 Fishhound Facebook fans, Jackall will benefit from getting their offerings in the hands of experienced fishermen who will report on and recommend their lures.”
Curt Arakawa, Jackall’s Vice President, Sales, Marketing and Operations, is excited about teaming up with Fishhound to promote his company’s highly productive line of hard baits, swimbaits and soft plastics. “We have watched Fishhound evolve from a start-up into one of the Web’s most popular fishing sites, and we’re eager to get on board with them,” said Arakawa. “We’re confident in the performance of our lures, so having Fishhound members get out on the water with our baits, put them to the test, and share their thoughts with fellow anglers will definitely work to our advantage.”
To learn more about Fishhound, or to register for free as a Fishhound.com user, visit: www.fishhound.com. For more information on the complete lineup of premium quality Jackall lures, visit: www.jackall-lures.com
Fishhound is a thriving social network where anglers, manufactures, lodges, tackle shops and a variety of fishing related business interact with one another on a platform designed to leverage the viral nature of social media. With today’s changes in consumer buying patterns, Fishhound educates and influences the buying decisions of today’s social media savvy anglers by reaching an unprecedented 15 million people per month. Sign up for free at http://www.fishhound.com/registration.