Bemidji, Minn.-based Northland Fishing Tackle announced that industry veteran Gregg Wollner has taken over as the company's new chief executive officer.
Wollner, a lifelong resident of Minnesota, has more than 25 years of fishing industry experience at Galyan's Trading Company and Rapala. He has served as chairman of the American Sportsfishing Association, board member of the National Boating and Fishing Foundation and Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame selection committee.
"We are certainly facing challenging times," said Wollner. "I'm excited to join a leadership team that is so passionate and enthusiastic about fishing and understands the sport and the customer. Our experience along with a dedication to continued innovation in product offerings and commitment to excellent customer service are paramount to the Northland Fishing Tackle heritage and success going forward."