Davie, Fla – Today DUO North America LLC officially announces the sponsorship of 16 yr old dynamo Carson Orellana. DUO North America CEO Sheila Murphy says, “We firmly believe in supporting today’s young anglers, as they are and will continue to be the future of fishing, and hence the future of our business here. We are excited to have such a fine young man like Carson join our team. We have big plans for him and others who become part of our DUO family and we will be there to help them succeed”.
Carson, recently featured in an article on Bassmaster.com, has drawn national attention. In a phone interview, Carson had this to say about joining DUO North America; “Its an incredible opportunity for me as a young angler. Not only do I have the best brand of hardbaits on the market, I have DUO’s support with marketing, self branding, and other offers of assistance in order to pursue my fishing career. Having DUO and these REALIS lures gives me more confidence and the competitive edge to excel and keep winning tournaments.”
Rick Orellana, Carson’s Father, says As part of the Joe Gibbs Racing organization, I appreciate quality, craftsmanship, and attention to detail. DUO and the REALIS lures are just that. DUO’s support of youth fishing is outstanding and I am glad to see they are stepping up to support the young fishing talent in this country that might not otherwise ever get an opportunity.”
Carson, a junior at Lake Norman High School, in Mooresville, NC, is excited about following his dream of becoming a Bassmaster Elite series pro. He plans to take the necessary steps by pursuing a college degree in Business and Marketing. With hopes to remain local by attending UNC Charlotte, he will be able to pursue a tournament schedule. None of this will come without hard work and being surrounded by all the right people. With his Mom, Dad and sisters to lend support at home and the experienced and passionate leaders at Duo, we are bound to see Carson hoisting the “Classic” trophy high in the air with confetti falling.
Keep an eye on Carson June 1st and 2nd as he competes in the 2012 North Carolina B.A.S.S. Federation Nation Youth Championship, to be held on Lake Gaston in Littleton, NC. Carson is the defending 2011 NC State B.A.S.S. Federation Nation Youth Champion. Then on June 16th Carson will be vying for another state title. The 2012 North Carolina TBF State Youth Championship to be held on Mountain Island Lake, in Huntersville NC.
DUO Japan is one of Japan’s top brands of premium hard baits. Quality, craftsmanship and artistry is DUO’s #1 priority. DUO North America LLC is now making their entry into the US, Canadian and Mexican markets and is the sole distribution outlet. DUO and REALIS products will be widely available at retailers soon.
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