Journalist and international fly angler Paul Procter has joined FishingMatters’ PRO-Staff, where his skills and knowledge will add to the company’s strong portfolio of fly fishing brands like – Partridge, Sprite, Varivas, PRO-Sportfisher, Rite Bobbin and Marryat products.
“I am thrilled at the prospect of working closer with a company that has such a great range of products and great plans for the future,” said Procter. “We have already launched several exciting patterns for this year, and there are others in the pipeline, which are certain to prove popular in years to come.”
Procter had been a leading member of the Partridge PRO-Team for some time and has been tying on Partridge hooks. His new role will allow him to ‘influence the development of new products and to keep Partridge and FishingMatters at the forefront of the industry’.
“Paul is one of the most recognised and respected people in the world of fly tying and fishing, and we have worked very closely and successfully together in the past,” added FishingMatters managing director, Mark Hamnett. “We look forward to broadening the scope of our relationship with further marketing opportunities and new terminal tackle product developments.”