Pat Neu (Nye) is a professional angler residing in Forestville, Wisconsin, a rural community 35 miles northeast of Green Bay. Pat has fished professionally since the mid 1990’s, but has only fished on a full-time basis as a Pro since 2006. Pat has won two major walleye tournament events and he has placed in the Top Ten in major walleye events 17 additional times. Pat has qualified for 18 walleye event championships. Pat retired from a career in the outdoor business as a principle in a manufacturers’ rep agency to spend more time with his two boys in June of 2005. He has utilized this opportunity to fish full-time as a professional angler and to become a business consultant for a several companies in the outdoor industry.
Pat is actively involved in competitive angling, as the current president of the National Professional Anglers Association (NPAA) and he was the former chairman of the board for Anglers Insight Marketing LLC (AIM), an angler owned company established in 2008 to run walleye tournament events.