Gord Ellis is a lifelong resident of Thunder Bay, Ontario and a full time journalist, broadcaster and professional angler.
He is the senior editor of Ontario Out of Doors magazine, Canada's best read fishing and hunting magazine. For the past 23 years he has been the weekly Sporting Life columnist for the Thunder Bay Chronicle Journal and is a regular on CBC radio's Superior Morning.
He has written over a thousand feature articles and columns for publications as diverse as Sentier Chasse Peche, in Quebec, North American Fisherman and the Globe and Mail. He is a long time member of the Outdoor Writers of Canada and has won better than 20 national awards for his writing and photography.