Early Exhibitor List

While it’s still very early, following are the first companies to purchase booth space for the 2012 International Custom Rod Building Exposition, to be held February 25 & 26, 2012 at the beautiful Showplace Center in High Point, NC.


As of October 1st, 2011

American Tackle

Angler’s Envy

Angler’s Resource (Fuji)

Angler’s Roost


Bingham Enterprises

Decal Connection


Hydra Fishing, LLC

Jim Upton Weaving

Ken and Lana Preston Rods

Lamiglas, Inc.

Mar Ktruz LDA Cork

Mickels Custom Rods

Mud Hole Custom Tackle

NERBS – Northeast Rod Builders

North Fork Composites


RodMaker Magazine

Schlesinger Wood Turning

Seeker Rod Company

Skin Shop USA

St. Croix Rods/Blanks

Sticks ‘N Bones


Talon Graphite

Tiage USA

Trondak U-40

Woodworkers Shop


I’ll be adding additional exhibitors later this week.  We’re off to another great start and I believe the 2012 event will be our biggest and best yet.  Please visit the official event website at www.rodexpo.com for a complete list of area hotels, transportation, seminars and exhibitors.


Tom Kirkman



1 Comment

  1. PeterHS on October 13, 2011 at 8:00 pm

    The EXPO is the KING of rod building events! Will be there again with the wife. This will be our sixth straight year attending.