FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Sequim, Washington – June 27, 2014 – Team RainShadow adds a professional angler to its Pro-Staff.
Team RainShadow, a Batson Enterprises brand, is please to announce the signing of FLW Tour
professional Anthony Gagliardi. Team RainShadow is thrilled to add such an avid tournament
professional to its Pro-Staff. Anthony possesses the qualities, sportsmanship, fishing ability, promotion,
which we seek out as a professional fisherman on our pro-staff.
“We are excited to add such an avid professional angler to the Team RainShadow label. Having
Anthony Gagliardi fish with RainShadow rod blanks and ALPS/ForeCast components is truly a
blessing,” says Bill Batson – Head/Team RainShadow and CEO of Batson Enterprises.
Anthony Gagliardi, based in South Carolina, is fishing in the elite professional series on the FLW tour
and has over 15 year of fishing within the FLW. He has won 4 tournaments and has over 168
tournaments under his belt and continues to excel in his craft. Along with sponsors: Chevy, Ranger
Boats, Evinrude, Minnkota, Lucky Craft, Humminbird, and Buckeye Lures, Team RainShadow is
honored to have Anthony Gagliardi join as a wonderful individual and tournament pro.
“Fishing for a company that not only stands behind their products, but are truly on the forefront of
innovation when it comes to fishing rod blanks and components will enhance my chances to win. Having
a company back me for my fishing career is a dream come true,” says Anthony Gagliardi.
Anthony will be fishing his exclusive Team RainShadow signature series branded rod blanks with
ALPS/ForeCast components. They will be available for sale in the near future on his website and retail
Welcome to Team RainShadow ( Batson Enterprises family).
About Team RainShadow:
Promoting outstanding quality through performance is what Team RainShadow™ Pro-Staffers are
known for. We are honored to have such an instrumental team of professionals demonstrating our wide
selection of products to anglers of all skill levels. These elite anglers are an integral part of our brands,
and are a direct representation of the company as a whole.
Our team of Pro-Staffers operate under the name RainShadow™, our premier lineup of premium rod
blanks. This hand-selected group of diverse, highly-skilled anglers are made up of anglers ranging from
professional bass anglers to fishing guides with decades of experience. The main objective of Team
RainShadow™ is to field test and promote our state of the art line of products. Pro Staffers utilize
RainShadow™ brand blanks built with components from our other key brands, ALPS™ and ForeCast™.
From bass to tuna to fly, blanks and components are put to the test for durability and performance.
Team RainShadow (a Batson Enterprises brand)
130 Harrison St STE 8
Sequim, WA 983802