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Stryker Rods and Blanks to become part of the NFC/Edge Family!
Posted by: Aleks Maslov (Moderator)
Date: May 02, 2024 04:18PM

[WOODLAND, WA 05/02/2024] – Composite Ventures, a manufacturing leader in the fishing industry and parent company of North Fork Composites and Edge Rods, proudly welcomes Stryker Rods and Blanks to its family. This strategic move reinforces Composite Ventures’ commitment to innovation and excellence while further solidifying its position as a key player in the fishing gear market.

Stryker Rods and Blanks will operate as an independent brand within the Composite Ventures family, retaining its unique identity and leveraging the resources and expertise of its new parent company. This partnership marks a significant milestone in the industry, bringing together performance fishing brands to deliver unmatched quality, innovation, and value to anglers worldwide.

“We are excited to welcome Stryker Rods and Blanks into the Composite Ventures family,” said Aleks Maslov, CEO of Composite Ventures. “This aligns perfectly with our mission to drive innovation with US centered manufacturing. Stryker Rods’ commitment to quality and craftsmanship makes them an ideal partner.”

''Manufacturing has come back to the USA in a big way " said Gary Loomis, head of design at Edge Rods and North Fork Composites. "Stryker's commitment to USA Made, quality products and local manufacturing is a testament to that revival and its bright future"

As part of Composite Ventures, Stryker Rods and Blanks will benefit from access to cutting-edge materials and manufacturing processes This integration will enable Stryker Rods to enhance its product offerings, expand its reach, and continue to deliver exceptional fishing gear to its loyal customer base.

“At Stryker Rods, we are dedicated to crafting premium-quality rods and blanks that exceed the expectations of anglers,” said Duane Leavitt, CEO/Owner of Stryker Rods. “Joining forces with Composite Ventures allows us to tap into a wealth of resources and expertise, continue to leverage our own, and empowering us to take our brand to new heights while remaining true to our core values.”

The addition of Stryker Rods and Blanks to Composite Ventures represents a significant opportunity for growth and innovation in the fishing industry. Anglers can expect an exciting array of new products and initiatives resulting from this collaboration, as North Fork Composites, Edge Rods, Stryker Rods and Blanks continues to push the boundaries of rod design and performance together.

For more information about Composite Ventures, North Fork Composites, Edge Rods, Stryker Rods, and Blanks, please visit www.northforkcomposites.com www.edgerods.com and www.strykerrods.us

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Re: Stryker Rods and Blanks to become part of the NFC/Edge Family!
Posted by: Ernie Blum (---)
Date: May 02, 2024 04:57PM

Best of luck, sir.

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Re: Stryker Rods and Blanks to become part of the NFC/Edge Family!
Posted by: Nate Langlo (---.hsd1.or.comcast.net)
Date: May 02, 2024 09:18PM

Thank You Aleks! Stryker Rods is thrilled about the next chapter and what this means for our family. As we continue to grow, it is crucial to align ourselves with like-minded companies who support our values, especially prioritizing bringing back American manufacturing. We could not be more excited about what is to come, and all this means for our customers who know and love our rods and blanks. Rest assured the Stryker Rods name, our customer service and everything we embodied is here to stay. Teamwork makes the dream work!

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