Based out of Miami Florida, Sam Root specializes in creating media in the marine and sport fishing industry. Since 2008, images created by Sam have been enjoyed by many including domestic and international publications, television shows, and many forms of internet media. His work can also be seen in advertisements for many popular marine, boating and fishing brands.
Sam has been a member of the Florida Outdoor writer’s association since 2009. His work has been published internationally and has been showcased at the IGFA. Sam created and runs Salty Fly tournament, the largest saltwater fly fishing tournament in existence six years in a row.
Extending his skills to the video world, Sam is also an award-winning producer for a national outdoor TV show along with many marketing films for the sport fishing industry. He spent two years as the marketing manager for Mustad Americas, the world’s oldest and largest hook manufacturer.
Currently, Sam is working with Savage Gear Americas as the head of media assets. This position integrates his talent for content creation, marketing, product development, and networking skills.