The Bass Federation Expands Sales and Marketing Team

The Bass Federation, (TBF) the nation’s oldest and largest grassroots fishing organization is continuing its expansion and has recently introduced a new staff member to the team.  Dustin King, from Rainbow City, Ala., will join The Bass Federation’s staff as the Digital Sales and Marketing Manager.  King has an Associate’s Degree in Business Administration at Gadsden State Community College and a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing from Jacksonville State University.  King actively pursued a number of internships while in college and has interned companies, such as, Go2Bait Co. and He is an avid angler and promoter of all things fishing.

“I am very excited to take this position with The Bass Federation,” King commented.  “This grassroots organization is giving anglers at the club level unparallel opportunities and benefits for being a member. I am proud to be a part of everything they’re involved with from youth to conser vation and beyond. The sky is the limit to the success we as a company can see in the future. ”

“Dustin will make a great addition to our national team here at TBF,” TBF President, Robert Cartlidge, stated.  “He is young and energetic.  He brings fresh ideas and new marketing perspectives to our group so we can all better support our members and partners.  Dustin is a hard worker and has a true love for the sport. I am confident he will prove to be an asset to the federation.”

Dustin has relocated to TBF offices in Ponca City, Okla. Feel free to contact him there at 580.765.9031 or email

The Bass Federation Inc. (TBF) is the oldest and largest organized grassroots fishing youth and conservation organization in North America. TBF is “Owned by those it serves and is dedicated to the sport of fishing.” TBF affiliated state federations and their member clubs conduct more than 20,000 fishing, youth and conservation events at the local level each year and have provided the foundation for the entire bass fishing industry for more than 40 years. For more information about The Bass Federation, visit or call 580.765.9031