Meet The Host

Dave East

Dave East

Dave East, Boating Editor at Florida Sportsman, has been in the boating industry for over 20 years. Being a prior boat builder, host of Florida Sportsman Best Boat, and an avid boater himself, Dave has spent countless hours on the water on a variety of boats. Dave brings his experience to the table as he sets out with boaters who have already had their dream boat completed, during the “One Man’s Dreamboat” segments of Project Dreamboat.

Rick Ryals

Rick Ryals

Rick Ryals has been fishing Florida for more than 50 years and is one of the most respected anglers in Northeast Florida. He is a host of Florida Sportsman Radio and is co-host of Florida Sportsman Best Boat TV. Ryals has also authored and co-authored several books pertaining to fishing.