Fishhound to Sponsor Walmart FLW Touring Pro Jonathan Newton

   04.08.12, the world’s largest onling fishing community and leading provider of real-time fishing reports, has announced its sponsorship of Walmart FLW touring pro Jonathan Newton.  Newton, a 16-year FLW veteran with two tournament wins and 14 “top-ten” finishes under his belt, will be helping to promote Fishhound at tournaments, through online and print exposure, and at consumer shows and special events nationwide. He will also regularly update a video blog – “Newton on the Road” –which will include the latest on his tour performance, as well as bass-fishing tips and techniques.

“We’re very excited to welcome Jonathan to the pro staff,” said Rick Patri, VP, Operations, Fishhound. “Jonathan’s accomplishments competing against the best anglers in the world are testimony to his immense fishing knowledge and talent. We are confident that his performance on the tournament trail, promotional ability, and fishing expertise will help introduce new angling audiences to Fishhound and all our site has to offer.”

Newton is also excited about joining the team. “Fishhound not only delivers the most current and reliable fishing reports available today, it connects the angling community like no other platform has done before,” said Newton. “Whether you’re just getting started or you’re a seasoned pro, Fishhound offers ‘fishing intelligence,’ and product information that will significantly increase your success out on the water.”

Prior to becoming a sponsored Fishhound pro staffer, Newton was a long-time supplier of fishing reports to

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