Meet The Host

George Large

George Large

Associate Publisher

George Large is a lifelong angler who has traveled across North America and into many other parts of the world in search of challenging fishing. He has deep roots in the marketing side of the fishing industry, starting as a department manager in retail sales with Herman’s World of Sporting Goods in New York in the 1980s. He also worked as a sales representative with the East Coast firm G.B. Stumpp & Associates, before moving to Colorado and the Wright and McGill Company, where he became Director of Sales, Marketing, & Product Development. Leaving to become a Regional Sales Manager with Rapala Corporation, he was soon promoted to Vice President of Sales, and then to Vice President of Product Development. He most recently served as General Manager and Executive Vice President of Yo-Zuri America, in Port Saint Lucie, Florida, before accepting his current position with In-Fisherman, an organization he calls one of the most respected in the fishing industry.

Dr. Rob Neumann

Dr. Rob Neumann

Robert Neumann holds a B.S. in Fisheries and Wildlife Sciences (Virginia Polytechnic Institute); and M.S. in Fisheries and Wildlife Sciences (Texas A & M); and a Ph.D. in Biological Sciences and Fisheries Management (South Dakota State). He has authored or coauthored over 100 scientific publications, technical reports, and various other fishery-related papers and presentations; overseen 28 state and federal grant proposals, and also has been published in popular media outlets.

Jeff Simpson

Jeff Simpson

Having worked as an In-Fisherman editor and photographer for over 20 years, he has written for all of In-Fisherman’s publications and is one of the most noteworthy field photographer’s in the fishing industry. He is currently the Digital Fishing Editorial Director Outdoor Sportsman Group including In-Fisherman, Florida Sportsman, and Fly Fisherman, bassfan.com, and Game & Fish.