Milwaukee Boat Show
Jan 20-22 & 25-29, 2017
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Seminar Stage Headliners

Dave VanOss

Dave VanOss

Dave is a 25 year veteran on the Pro Walleye tour with ten Top 10 finishes and 4 tournament wins to his credit, stretching from Lake St. Clair and Saginaw Bay in Michigan to Lake Winnebago, WI. He is also a 6-time qualifier for the PWT Championship Tournaments.  He now guides with a Great Lakes Captains License.

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Spring Walleye Fishing in Green Bay
January 29, 2017
01:00 pm - 02:00 pm
MW Marine Fishing Seminar Stage

Capt. Jason Woda

Jason has been fishing the Great Lakes for over 20 years and guiding for almost 10. Specializing in the waters off Milwaukee, Jason has found the most productive waters nearby throughout the year. Starting at New Years, Jason finds the open water excellent fishing for Browns through the Winter, and shifting to Winthrop Harbor for incredible Coho action April through June. Chinook are “King” through September with some Steelies tossed in for the acrobatics. No serious offshore troller will want to miss the experience that Jason shares on the seminar stage.

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Lake Michigan Salmon and Trout
January 21, 2017
04:00 pm - 05:00 pm
MW Marine Fishing Seminar Stage
Lake Michigan Trout and Salmon
January 28, 2017
04:00 pm - 05:00 pm
MW Marine Fishing Seminar Stage
Jim OBrien

Jim OBrien

Jim operates Dancing with Walleye Fishing Guide Service in Southeast Wisconsin. He competes in several Walleye tournaments each year with his two best partners, sons Jimmy and Chris. Jim takes great pride in passing on fishing skills learned to anglers young and old. His guide service operates year round from open water to ice fishing.

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Fishing the Lakes of Southeastern Wisconsin
January 21, 2017
06:00 pm - 07:00 pm
MW Marine Fishing Seminar Stage
Fishing the Lakes of Southeastern Wisconsin
January 29, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
MW Marine Fishing Seminar Stage
Lynn Niklasch

Lynn Niklasch

Lynn has over a decade of professional experience as a guide and tournament fisherman, specializing in walleye fishing.  He has fished both team and pro-am tournament circuits for walleye and musky and has been featured in segments of Outdoor Wisconsin, Midwest Outdoors and the Travis Richardson Outdoor Fishing Guide Show.

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Green Bay Walleye’s Fishing Out of a Small Boat
January 21, 2017
12:00 pm - 01:00 pm
MW Marine Fishing Seminar Stage
Green Bay Walleye’s Fishing Out of a Small Boat
January 28, 2017
02:00 pm - 03:00 pm
MW Marine Fishing Seminar Stage
Rick Tadyszak

Rick Tadyszak

Rick has been tournament fishing for 10 years and enjoys taking people fishing and teaching them new techniques. His presentations will feature information about finesse rigging for walleye in Wisconsin rivers.

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Rigging and Trolling for Walleyes
January 28, 2017
12:00 pm - 01:00 pm
MW Marine Fishing Seminar Stage
Warren Zaren

Warren Zaren

Warren has been fishing Wisconsin bass tournaments for over 30 years. His angling research has been published in several magazines, including In-Fisherman Magazine. He also enjoys fishing for many different species and has fished in several different countries. His talk will blend his angling experience of Wisconsin’s clear water lakes and his clear water research.

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Tips for Fishing Clear Water
January 21, 2017
02:00 pm - 03:00 pm
MW Marine Fishing Seminar Stage
Tips for Fishing Clear Water
January 28, 2017
06:00 pm - 07:00 pm
MW Marine Fishing Seminar Stage
Gary Nault

Gary Nault

Gary has been a fishing guide since 1987. He is on the pro-staff for Lund Boats, Mercury Marine, Motorguide, Lowrance Electronics, St. Croix Rods, Quantum Reels, Venom Lures, Bait Rigs Tackle, Off Shore Tackle, H3O Sunglasses, and Mr. Outboard’s Watersports Marine. He is also the organizer and president of the Sturgeon Bay Sport Fishing Association of Door County, founder and organizer of the annual Father’s Day Fishing Day, Tournament Director for the NFL Alumni Tournament, and gives a daily fishing report on several radio stations.

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Bass and Walleye Fishing in Door County
January 22, 2017
01:00 pm - 02:00 pm
MW Marine Fishing Seminar Stage