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For the past five years Outdoor Life has profiled 25 people who have made a positive impact on hunting and fishing. This year our picks range from a South Dakota Senator to the CEO of a camouflage company. While these 25 men and women have different backgrounds and accomplishments, they all have one thing in common: they've spent their life working to better hunting, fishing and conservation.
While acting as CEO of his former company, Sitka, Jason Hairston aimed to create clothing that withstood the extreme elements. He was so successful that Sitka caught the eye of Gore-TEX, which purchased the company.