Wish4Fish owner and founder, Ken Tanaka has been a fisherman for over 35 years. His life has been a quest to learn as much as possible and share his experiences and knowledge. Luckily he gets to share his stories and passion with everyone through his YouTube channel as well as social media. He worked in the film and television industry in Minnesota, LA and NYC for 4 years. After that he started Neo Entertainment. A PR, Promotions and Marketing firm in NYC dealing with high profile clients for 8 years. Then found his way into the casino industry as an international marketing consultant in Japan. Then moved to Atlantic City, NJ as a marketing executive for casino gaming for 3 years. With his combined industry experience, he is able to use his skills to propel Wish4Fish in the fly fishing industry.
At Wish4Fish, our goal is to help bring fly fishing into more of a mainstream sport while keeping you entertained and educated. If it's destination trips, tips, gear reviews, fishing tactics, we will try to help you answer your questions while providing hours of entertainment. For branding and SEO we help you get your brand more exposure online and improve your SEO.
Through social media we are able to reach a very large fly fishing demographic. With YouTube as our main platform, we are able to hit the exact target demographic for fly fishing consumers. Being that YouTube is the 2nd largest search engine in the world only behind Google and considering that Google owns YouTube, it is utilized as the platform to search for answers. YouTube now has over 1.5 billion active sign in users, that’s over 1/3 of the people that are currently on the internet.
Other social media platforms are algorithm based where you have to actively find fans and followers. On YouTube people use the search engine to find our channel for the information. If you search anything fly fishing related on YouTube, like techniques “Hopper Dropper” “Match the Hatch” “Fly Fishing Streamers” or even look up locations “Fly Fishing Iceland” “Fly Fishing Pyrenees” “Fly Fishing Idaho” “Fly Fishing Utah” “Fly Fishing Tennessee” or even products “Abel TR” “Ross Colorado LT” “Ross Evolution R” as well as events “Orvis Guide Rendezvous” “Fly Fishing Show” people will find our videos. We can also strengthen your SEO on Google searches as well “Abel TR” “Fly Fishing Henry’s Fork” “Fly Fishing Iceland” or “Fly Fishing Pyrenees” you can see that we are one of the top videos. Any video we create will be at the top of any search. This is the same exposure that we can provide your brand, lodge or outfitter. As well as the exposure gain from our strong Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr and Pinterest following.