Betty Bauman, Founder of Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing (LLGF) was honored with the Women Rocking the Web award presented by WE Magazine and Women in Ecommerce, Ft. Lauderdale, FL.
The award was made to women who promote their organizations on the web using a variety of online strategies. WE magazine is published by Women in Ecommerce, the hub for women and organizations seeking to take their business to the next level.
Betty Bauman commented, “I’m excited to be recognized for our immense online effort to locate and engage women interested in fishing and boating! Reaching aspiring anglers entails a creative strategy to target this elusive and valuable target, offering a great potential to increase the fishing and boating industries.”
She continued, “Fishing provides quality time to spend with family and friends while engaging in a wholesome sport. Other benefits are the chance to focus on nature and escape everyday stress.”
Bauman is the Founder of Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing, an organization whose mission is to engage and retain female anglers through educational programs including classes, hands-on practice, networking and a fishing experience. The org also conducts multiple virtual meetings with an educational and conservation element. Generating more than 9,000 graduates, LLGF is supported by sponsors and donors.
2022 LLGF dates are:
- Feb. 26 Freshwater Bass Seminar South Florida Dania Beach, FL
- March 26-27 South Gulf Coast Saltwater Weekend Inshore Seminar Fort Myers, FL
- May 6-8 Florida Saltwater Weekend Seminar Fort Lauderdale, FL
- June 24-26 Keys Fishing Learning on the Water Islamorada, FL
- Oct. 7-9 Keys Saltwater Weekend Seminar and fishing Islamorada, FL
- Oct. TBA Guy Harvey Outpost Bass Seminar & Tournament Camp Mack, Lake Wales, FL
- Nov. 19-20 St. Augustine Surf Fishing Academy, Guy Harvey Outpost Resorts
The Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing Foundation (LLGF) is a national charitable 501C3 organization dedicated to attracting women and families to fishing while encouraging conservation and responsible angling. LLGF promotes networking among women anglers and emphasizes mentorships. Founded in 1997 by Betty Bauman, of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, LLGF has over 9,000 graduates and is the largest organization in the world whose objective is to introduce women to fishing. Both Bauman and the University series – often dubbed “The No-Yelling School of Fishing” – are known nationally in the sport fishing and marine industries. The organization has earned rave reviews from national media including “Inside Edition,” CBS’ “The Early Show,” NBC’s “Nightly News,” “Good Morning America,” “Outdoor Life Network,” USA Today, the Wall Street Journal, Southern Living and more.