Across the planet, Shimano is synonymous with fishing.
Innovation & Precision Engineering
Founded in the early 1920’s by Shozaburo Shimano, the company is known for precision engineering. Today the company is regarded as one of the forerunners in product innovation and an industry leader.
Shimano designs and produces fishing tackle that features cutting edge technology, including High Efficiency Gearing (HEG) and A-RB and TC4 Construction.
Shimano American Corporation has over 75 fishing tackle employees in Irvine, California headquarters. In addition, they employ a national sales force of 60 seasoned, passionate fishing professionals.
With an eye towards the future, Shimano is heavily involved in youth development around the country and environmental and governmental affairs that help protect the land and sea.