DENVER – Outdoor Sportsman Group Publishing (OSG) announced the hiring of Michael Cassidy as the new publisher of Game & Fish magazine. The announcement was made today by Outdoor Sportsman Group Executive Vice President, Group Publisher & Operations, Derek Sevcik.
Cassidy will oversee Game & Fish, OSG’s flagship publication that delivers best-in-class hunting and fishing content at the state and regional levels. Previous to joining OSG, Cassidy has spent time with Scout Media, ESPN Outdoors, and most recently, F&W Media where he served as Vice President, Group Publisher.
“We are extremely happy to have someone with Michael’s experience and professionalism join our OSG family,” Sevcik said. “Michael brings 30 years of outdoor television and publishing expertise with him and is the perfect fit to lead Game & Fish magazine and its industry-leading website.”
“I am very excited to be joining the Outdoor Sportsman Group team and honored to be leading Game & Fish magazine,” says Cassidy. “OSG has best-in-class content, premium brands and breadth of reach across all platforms. These attributes place OSG as the paramount brand in the outdoors.”
When he is not hunting in Africa or chasing tarpon in the Florida Keys, Cassidy lives the quiet life in Windermere, Florida with his wife, Shery, of 29 years, and their nine children.
About Outdoor Sportsman Group Publishing:
As a premier destination for the most avid outdoors enthusiasts, Outdoor Sportsman Group’s publishing division is widely recognized for its strong special-interest multichannel brands, including Petersen’s Hunting, Guns & Ammo, In-Fisherman, North American Whitetail, Bowhunter and 10 other leading magazines that reach more than 28 million readers. Outdoor Sportsman Group’s network of websites, including BassFan.com, Outdoorchannel.com, Sportsmanchannel.com and WFN.com, attracts more than 78 million annual unique visitors, and OSG TV produces hundreds of TV episodes of original branded hunting, sport shooting and fishing programming that airs on Outdoor Sportsman Group’s broadcast entities. Visit http://outdoorsg.com for more information.