A Coast Guard Veteran and fourth-generation Floridian, Lacey Hagler graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of North Florida with a bachelor of science in psychology. She is currently the Associate Events Director of Marlin Magazine for Marlin Expeditions, the Costa Offshore World Championship, the Bermuda Triple Crown, the Scrub Island Invitational, and the Los Cabos Billfish Tournament.
“Lacey Loo” spent her whole life fishing in her hometown of Palm Beach and the Florida Keys with her Dad, Brother, and Uncles. She now splits time between Palm Beach, various international tournaments, and the Pacific Coast of Guatemala on Intensity Sportfishing for billfish on fly and conventional. When she’s not fishing herself, she’s enjoys sportfishing photography and capturing “jump shots” for friends and clients.
Specializing in the marine and fishing industry, Hagler is also the managing owner of Rising Tide Marketing, with previous clients including Gamefisherman, Release Boatworks, various yacht brokers, and high-profile tournaments including the Louisiana Gulf Coast Billfish Classic, Mississippi Gulf Coast Billfish Classic, Gulf Coast Masters and OBB Wahoo Charity Cup.