Boycott the businesses and brands standing behind the PTTS in 2013
Join Save the Tarpon in the boycott of the following businesses and brands who have chosen to support the Professional Tarpon Tournament Series (PTTS). If your business is on this list, and you are no longer sponsoring or associated with the PTTS, please click here.
Tournament Owners (Tarpon Anglers Club, LLC)
Television Show Owners (Silver King Entertainment, LLC)
Gary Ingman - President of Ingman Marine (Gasparilla Marine Sales, Inc)
Joseph Mercurio - Host & General Manager of the Professional Tarpon Tournament Series (PTTS)
Rodney Taucher - Owner of Budget Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc
Vickie Mize – Managing member of Ingman Marine (Gasparilla Marine Sales, Inc)
The following businesses and/or brands have been identified by the PTTS as 2013 sponsors:
Miller High Life (Miller Brewing Company) - Beer brewing company owned by the UK-based SABMiller.
Sea Hunt Boat Company - Boat manufacturer in Columbia SC.
Reactor Watch - Sport watch manufacturer in Agoura Hills CA.
Blackjack Media Group – Marketing and advertising company in Hudson FL.
Continental Trailers – Boat trailer manufacturer in Miami FL.
Humminbird - Marine electronics brand owned by Johnson Outdoors in Racine WI.
Image Graphics 2000 – Graphic designer in Pompano Beach FL.
Anisa Stewart Designs – Jewelry by Anisa Stewart from Fort Myers FL.
The following businesses and/or brands have been identified as affiliated or associated with the PTTS:
Ingman Marine (Gasparilla Marine Sales, Inc) – Boat dealership in Port Charlotte, Sarasota and Placida FL.
Red Zone Apparel – Technical fishing gear brand in Port Charlotte FL. Provides the official PTTS clothing and sponsorship for Team Reactor Watch.
REC Media Group – Production company in Orlando FL responsible for the filming and production of the PTTS television show.
WFN (World Fishing Network) - Specialty channel owned by Insight Sports Ltd. WFN broadcasts fishing-related programming, including the PTTS.
Sun Sports – A Florida sports broadcasting network, with its headquarters in Orlando. Broadcasts the PTTS.
The following businesses and/or brands have been identified by the PTTS as 2013 team sponsors:
Barnes Family Chiropractic - Chiropractor in Cape Coral FL.
Baitmate Fish Attractant – A registered trademark of Wisconsin Pharmacal, Co.
Bauer Crider & Parry - Criminal defense attornys in Tampa FL.
BlackTip Bait and Tackle - Bait and tackle shop in Port Charlotte FL.
Brent Simon Law Firm (fullcomp.com) – Tampa Bay and Orlando FL attorney specializing in eminent domain cases.
Boyd & Sons Construction - Construction company in Washington IN.
Coors Light - A light beer produced by the Coors Brewing Company.
DOT Diamond Core Drilling, Inc - Concrete cutting and sawing company based in Elyria OH.
Farrell Roofing Inc. - Tampa FL roofing contractor.
Fins & Tails Guide Service – Tampa area fishing charters.
Flatts Factor Platform – Port Charlotte FL based angling products.
GAFF Magazine – Coastal lifestyle, angling and destination publication.
Greg Henry Restoration Specialist – Contractor in Hudson FL.
Heritage Drywall – Drywall contractor in Marietta GA.
HighWater Flood Group - Producer of flood protection systems. Located in Clearwater FL.
Hookers Fishing Gear - Orlando FL company.
Hooters – Clearwater, FL based restaurant chain.
Howard Leasing – HR, payroll, and employee benefits management for businesses. Located in Bradenton FL.
Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company - A regional American beermaker based in Chippewa Falls WI.
JMI Flooring - Flooring retailer and installation in Bartow FL.
Odyssey Battery (EnerSys Energy Products Inc.) - Stored energy solutions for automotive, military and industrial applications.
Power-Pole Shallow Water Anchor (JL Marine) - Marine products manufacturer in Tampa FL.
ProMarine, Inc. - Marine engine parts dealer in Palmetto FL.
ProRep (Professional Representatives, LLC) - Roofing and waterproofing solutions in St. Petersburg FL.
Land O’ Lakes Marine - Marine dealer in Tampa FL.
Miller Lite (Miller Brewing Company) - An American beer brewing company owned by the United Kingdom-based SABMiller.
MillerCoors - A joint venture between SABMiller and Molson Coors Brewing Company.
MrTarpon (Beach & Backcountry Charters, LLC) – Port Charlotte FL fishing charters.
R&L Metals – Tampa FL recycling center.
Raymarine, Inc. - Marine electronics. US main office in Nashua NH.
Rheem Manufacturing Company- Heating, cooling and water heating product manufacturer in Atlanta GA.
R. J. Kielty Plumbing, Heating & Cooling, Inc – Residential and commercial plumbing and HVAC services to the Greater Central Florida area.
Simrad (Kongsberg Maritime AS) - Marine electronics.
Spin Depot - Las Vegas style video arcade in North Port FL.
Sunbrella Fabrics (Glen Raven Custom Fabrics, LLC) - Woven fabric manufacturer in Glen Raven NC.
Tarpon Tamer Fishing Charters - Naples FL fishing charters.
Transitions Optical, Inc. - Adaptive lenses company based in Pinellas Park, FL.
Verizon Wireless - Mobile network operator in the United States.