July 27, 2015
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AFTCO President & CEO Bill Shedd discusses His Relationship with Guy Harvey

  Have you ever wondered how Guy got hooked up with AFTCO? They’re making everyone’s favorite fish-y t-shirts and fishing apparel. Read this interview with AFTCO’s Bill Shedd on this match made in heaven here…
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May 13, 2015
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AFTCO’s Bill Shedd Receives Eddie Smith Award

Written by Chris Landry WASHINGTON — Bill Shedd, president and CEO of AFTCO, the American Fish and Tackle Co., on Tuesday captured the Eddie Smith Manufacturer of the Year Award, which is presented by the Center for Coastal Conservation to leaders in conservation advocacy. Eddie Smith Jr. is the longtime […]
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May 19, 2014
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AFTCO’s Bill Shedd Recognized for Conservation Efforts

Bill Shedd, president of the American Fishing Tackle Co. (AFTCO) and the latest in the family line to support conservation projects, was voted Californian of the Year by the state’s Outdoor Writers Association, one of the highest awards given by the group of over 200 of the top active members […]
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September 18, 2012
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John Lo Gioco Proves One Angler Can Make a Difference

Written by Bill Shedd | Photos by: Altantic Tuna Project Most every saltwater fisherman knows of the positive impact that Guy Harvey has made on behalf of the marine resource and the ocean angler. But not everybody can be Guy Harvey. In this increasingly complex world, we often wonder if […]
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August 6, 2012
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Kayak Fishing In the Bluewater by Bill Shedd

Written by Bill Shedd | Photo by: Bill Shedd Bill Shedd is an avid saltwater angler, marine conservationist, and accomplished kayak fishing expert.  He is the president of AFTCO MFG CO. INC, that through its division AFTCO Bluewater manufacturers all Guy Harvey sportswear. Bill and Guy are longtime friends who […]
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