Throughout 20-plus years of professional writing, Tight Line Communications President David A. Brown has established himself as a dependable journalist who quickly earns his editors' trust with consistent quality and dependability. Rock-solid skill sets born of traditional journalism education and training equip David to confidently undertake assignments of varying subject matter, scope and complexity. Each article receives equal focus, dedication and performance. Publications include:


• – Florida Saltwater Columnist

• Florida Sportsman – Senior Writer

• FLW – Feature writer

• St. Petersburg Times – Regional Correspondent

• Cabela’s Outfitter Journal – Freelance contributor

• ESPN Outdoors Saltwater Magazine – Freelance contributor

• In-Fisherman – Freelance contributor

• Louisiana Sportsman – Freelance contributor

• Mississippi Sportsman – Freelance contributor

• The Tampa Tribune – Freelance contributor

• TIDE – Freelance contributor


David’s photography has appeared throughout the fishing/outdoors industry; as well as Sports Illustrated and major metropolitan newspapers including the St. Petersburg Times, Tampa Tribune, Jacksonville Times Union, and the New York Times.


Cover shots include:

• Florida Sportsman

• Louisiana Sportsman

• Mississippi Sportsman

• South Carolina Sportsman

• North Carolina Sportsman

• Center Console Angler

• Carolina Adventure

• Saltwater Angler

• Suncoast Fisherman’s Guide

• Tide