Our Sponsors

Our 2013 Sponsors



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To host a world class event you need world class partners. These fine companies support the Suncoast Saltwater Shootout and it’s our hopes that the community, anglers, volunteers and business support them when possible. We appreciate your support and dedication to the Suncoast Saltwater Shootout.

andros-boatworks-logoAndros Boatworks, Inc.

Andros is the title sponsor of the 2014 Suncoast Saltwater Shootout. Andros Boatworks, Inc. builds high quality custom fishing boats one-at-a-time for serious anglers and fishermen world wide. Andros is based in Sarasota Florida and employs 27 quality minded marine craftsmen who are dedicated to building the finest and most versatile fishing craft on the water.  www.androsboats.com

Marina Jack

With direct, no bridge access to the Gulf and a deep water harbor, Marina Jack is located in the heart of downtown Sarasota where the attractions and entertainment are unlimited. Visit our transient area and take in some of the many attractions in a few nights or secure one of our 316 annual slips for the year. The marina includes full amenities, fuel dock, ship’s store and ground transportation. The marina is host to Sarasota’s largest charter boat fleet including fishing, diving, sailing, cruising, and boat rentals. Maina Jack is home to the Suncoast Saltwater Shootout and hosts the weigh-in and awards which is open to the public.



Known as “The King of Beers,” Budweiser was first introduced by Adolphus Busch in 1876 and it’s still brewed with the same high standards today. Budweiser is a medium-bodied, flavorful, crisp American-style lager. Brewed with the best barley malt and a blend of premium hop varieties, it is an icon of core American values like optimism and celebration. Bud products are the standard for fishermen world-wide and the only beer found on the docks at the Suncoast Shootout.  www.budweiser.com


More displacement, more torque, more top-end than anything in the V-6 class. Yes, it’s the 250-hp H.O. and 300-hp. Evinrude E-TEC outboards. Featuring all kinds of powerful thinking including special high performance gearcases and advanced fuel injectors. Not just bigger, better. Our 130-hp and 115 H.O. V-4s. With a variable tuned exhaust valve to boost low-end torque and top-end speed along with a new cowling design to redirect airflow providing more power and enhanced performance. These engines pack a big punch.  - www.evinrude.com


THE POWER OF SIMPLE™ Sophisticated technology that is extremely easy to use…that’s the Power of Simple. Garmin is dedicated to making your time on the water powerfully simple. And it is a philosophy that is especially evident in all our new Garmin marine products coming your way in 2013.


Magic Tilt Trailers

At Magic Tilt, we make the most complete line of Aluminum Trailers in the industry. This product line diversity reflects the many unique boating conditions that our dealers serve. We view trailer construction in three different parts: frame, boat support and under-carriage. The frame determines the structural strength and look of the trailer. The boat support allows easy loading and unloading of your boat. Finally, the under-carriage provides both the weight carrying capacity as well as the shock absorption that you need.  If you have questions, please visit our dealers – they know our product line and your unique boating conditions.


Erickson Marine

We are a full service marine dealer for new and used boats including, Contender, Regal, Shearwater, Blackwood, Sterling, Tidewater and more. We are a family run business who also loves to work and play on the water.


Ben Brown Insurance

Our mission at Ben Brown Insurance Agency is to exceed the expectations of our clients by providing high quality insurance products and superior customer service. We are committed to meeting the constantly changing demands of the insurance industry and developing life-long relationships through the employment of best practices and maintaining a professional and dedicated staff.


Wicked Smart Homes

Wicked Smart Homes is a locally owned and operated business based in Sarasota, FL. With regular clients from Tampa to Naples, you can feel great knowing you have a full-service home entertainment and audio visual company at your disposal.

As a full service electronics integrator, you can call us for design, consultation, and installation of consumer and professional grade audio visual equipment.  Our installation experience and product knowledge complement our core values of honesty, integrity, and professionalism.

We welcome the opportunity to work with you on your next project.


Cail Grande Real Estate

Finding a real estate professional in whom you can genuinely place your trust is fortunate. Finding a team of savvy professionals like Tom and Jason to accomplish your real estate goals is an investment in your own financial success. “Making things happen instead of waiting for things to happen is our pledge to each buyer and seller we represent,” says the confident and charismatic Tom Cail.

Jason Grande, known for his boundless energy and enthusiasm adds, “Every transaction is an opportunity to excel. We create scenarios which bring in all the right people for success, and we are focused, hard-hitting and very experienced!” They also offer a vast array of resources. Both have lived in Sarasota since the age of 10, learning about all the waterfront neighborhoods, meeting and interacting socially with area leaders, living and breathing real estate in all market cycles. They are totally dedicated to their families, their community and their business.


Conley Buick GMC

As the premier Buick and GMC dealer in Bradenton, FL, Conley Buick GMC would like to welcome you! For more than 46 years, we have been selling cars and providing services to our loyal customers from Bradenton and the surrounding areas, including Sarasota and Tampa. We are a 3rd generation, family owned and operated Buick and GMC dealership. Because we put our customers first and provide excellent customer service, we have gained an outstanding reputation.


Sarabay Marina / Boat Sales

Located in beautiful Sarasota Florida, Sara Bay Marina is a full service facility offering enclosed dry boat storage and wet slips; as well as a fine selection of new, used and brokerage boats. Our expert service and parts departments are the best in the area.

“Customer service is our number one priority at Sara Bay Marina. Our entire staff is dedicated to excellence. At Sara Bay Marina we are raising the industry standards and offering our customers the experience they expect and deserve.”


Fishing Artwork & ApparelKScott Underwater

KSCOTTunderwater is an exclusive line of lifestyle wear and accessories. Based out of South Florida, the company has combined K.C.’s world class art with style, function, and innovation to meet the demands of today’s active consumer. Inspired by K.C.’s Art, sports, fashion, music and people, the KSCOTT brand is a reflection of the lifestyle inherit to those of us that have adventure in our minds and water in our veins. www.kscottart.com

Sarasota Yacht and Ship

“Internationally recognized experts in the yachting industry, our brokers specialize in yacht sales and charter of new and pre-owned vessels ranging from 30 to 200+ feet. We understand yachting is a way of life. Our sales professionals are industry savvy and skilled yachtsmen, committed to client satisfaction before, during and long after a sale. Come experience why our clients say they will never go anywhere else…. Experience the SYS Difference!


Savage Yachts

33 years in the business has earned Savage Yachts a reputation for personal attention to all of our clients. This is the key to our continued success, referrals, and repeat clients. We offer a full range of marine services along with our brokerage. We know that your time is important, therefore, we have developed a web site with up-to-the minute information and high quality pictures that can be navigated quickly and efficiently.


Voigt Brothers Construction

A Custom Home To Match An Exceptional Lifestyle

Voigt Brothers Construction are licensed Certified Residential Contractors who specialize in building custom, luxury homes in Sarasota. Our Aurora award-winning homes are enjoyed by clients across Siesta Key, Casey Key, Longboat Key, Lido Key, Boca Grande and up to Anna Maria Island. With our extensive construction and business experience, Voigt Brothers Construction leverages all involved parties toward one single goal:

To take your vision of a dream home and turn it into reality.


Law Offices Of George H. Mazzarantani, P.A.

Our Sarasota-based law office serves a broad range of clients: from individuals (domestic and foreign), to businesses and Fortune 125 corporations. We counsel and represent our clients in their business and corporate transactions, banking, real estate and land use matters. Our absolute commitment to our clients and their well-being is our most important mission.


Nutter Custom Construction

Nutter Custom Construction has a strong team with over 3 decades of combined high end residential construction experience in Sarasota and Lakewood Ranch. The result is increased efficiencies for the client, whether a remodeling or new home construction job. From site selection, through completion, this award winning home builder does it all while providing exceptional concierge level service to our Sarasota and Lakewood Ranch clients.

Clients enjoy having the experts that work on their Sarasota home all in one location, and all working together totally committed to the ultimate goal – a Sarasota or Lakewood Ranch area home filled with creative grandeur combined with quality workmanship and completed on time.


Klemtek Media is a full service internet marketing agency.  We focus on helping brands across the country maximize the internet to showcase their mission.  When building a website you need to make sure you market and maintain the site to get found in the search engines.  Klemtek Media focuses on Search Engine Optimization, Google Advertising, Web Development, Content Management, Social Media, Logo Creation / Branding, Hosting and E-commerce to assist with your online marketing needs.  We work with everything from fishing and boating companies to corporate clients like www.GulfBeachWeddings.com that do beach weddings on all Gulf Coast Beaches like Siesta Key.

Klemtek is happy to partner with the Suncoast Saltwater Shootout!


The Vet Marketing Firm.  We work with veterinarians across the country to help with Local SEO and Google Adwords management. Our company is built by partnering with veterinary clinics to help them get new clients through the doors.

The Vet Marketing Firm is happy to partner with the Suncoast Saltwater Shootout!


Gecko’s Grill & Pub

Whether out on your own, with your family or joining a group of friends, Gecko’s Grill & Pub is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the camaraderie of a favorite neighborhood grill and sports bar.

Serving lunch, dinner and a complete late night menu, Gecko’s features American pub food with a gourmet twist, nightly chef’s specials and a full bar featuring 2-4-1 Happy Hour drinks ALL day EVERY day with the coldest beer and the smoothest spirits…not to mention the friendliest bar and wait staff around.


Sarasota Upholstery

Sarasota Upholstery is a locally owned and operated furniture upholstery business that has been serving residents and interior designers of Sarasota, Florida with fine, high quality, custom upholstery services for many years.

Sarasota Upholstery specializes in a full spectrum of residential and commercial furniture upholstery, custom headboards, pillows, cornice boards, and marine upholstery including boat cushions.


Tight Lines Sportfishing

Tightlines sportfishing charters specialize in both the inshore and offshore waters of the Sarasota, Bradenton area. We specialize in inshore and offshore fishing and along the golf beaches. Whether you are an avid angler, or a small family wishing to sight seeing, we can custom fit a trip for you.


Economy Tackle and Paddle Sports

Conveniently located amid some of the best beaches and natural settings of Florida’s Gulf coast, Economy Tackle / Dolphin Paddlesports has served as the water sport enthusiast’s premier outfitter since 1948.

Whether you are taking to the water to kayak, paddle board, or fish,  Economy Tackle / Dolphin Paddlesports has top-brand names in equipment and a professional, experienced sales and service staff to assist you. We always have on staff charter captains with daily knowledge of where the action is. Our kayak associates have over 100 years of combined paddle sports retail experience!