Ken Duke Author

Ken Duke is the Managing Editor of Fishing Tackle Retailer Magazine. He's the former senior editor of B.A.S.S. Publications (2005-14), former senior publicist of B.A.S.S. (2004-05) and former publications editor of Game & Fish Publications (1999-2004). He's also the author of two books on bass fishing and has been published in more than 50 regional and national outdoor magazines.

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Shine a Little Light on Black Friday

We all know the old adage, “Before a lure can catch a fish, it has to catch a fisherman.” To...

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From Thirty Feet to Thirty Yards

When I was just getting serious about bass fishing in the mid 1970s, Bassmaster Magazine, Field...

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I’m Bad with Names: A Rant

I hear people say it all the time. “I’m terrible with names.” “That’s OK,” I tell them,...

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What’s Your Record?

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Lessons from Lew’s, Strike King, and Private Equity

Last week we published a press release announcing that Lew’s Holdings Corporation (Lew’s,...