The ECBC simply would not take place without the continued support of our sponsors. We thank them, and encourage you to visit their websites to see what they have to offer. Many of our sponsors will also have booths you can visit during the event. Be sure to check out our Sponsor Opportunities.

Title Sponsor & Host Resort—Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort

Sandestin Golf and Beach ResortSandestin Golf and Beach Resort, a unique and charming destination voted the #1 resort on Florida’s beautiful Emerald Coast, has accommodations to suit any taste or budget. You’ll find plenty of events year-round that your whole family can enjoy including golf, tennis, water sports, children’s programs and a pedestrian village complete with shopping, restaurants and a vibrant nightlife.

You can make a reservation online, or call 800.320.8115; use Group Code FISH21.

Book your stay at Sandestin

Book now for best location & rates!

Group Code FISH21


Presenting Sponsor—Wind Creek Casino & Hotel

Wind Creek Casino & Hotel-AtmoreThe possibilities are endless and the exhilaration never stops at Wind Creek Casino & Hotel-Atmore. The hotel features 236 spacious rooms and the finest resort amenities, including 24-hour room service, a luxurious spa and a wide variety of dining options.

Over 1,700 games surround you with gaming entertainment on the 57,000-square-foot casino floor. If gambling’s not your game, try your hand at our bowling alley, arcade or hands-on classes at KITCHEN. Catch a live show at our Amphitheater or a movie at our eight-screen state-of-the-art digital cinema. The best in entertainment; high-quality cuisine. There’s something for everyone.

Wind Creek Casino & Hotel

Tourism Partner—South Walton, Florida

Visit South WaltonWith sugar-white sand and turquoise waters, the sixteen unique coastal communities of South Walton on Northwest Florida’s Gulf Coast all have amazing scenery, but each has a distinct personality as well, from stately and elegant to casual and fun to quirky and artistic.

No matter what you’re looking for you’ll find it here. So come to South Walton… and find your perfect beach.

Explore the Beaches of South Walton

26 miles of sugar-white sand and turquoise water along Florida’s Gulf coast. Everything from cozy cottages to full service resorts.


Tournament Partner—Gulf Coast Yacht Group

Gulf Coast Yacht Group and Hatteras YachtsFor more than a decade, the yacht brokers at Gulf Coast Yacht Group have dedicated themselves to helping boaters enjoy life on the water. Whether it’s for pleasure cruises close to home or long range sport fishing, our mission is to connect you with the perfect, high-performance boat of your dreams.

We’re an international marketplace for the sale or purchase of pre-owned luxury yachts exhibiting overall excellence and superior performance on the water. Because of our commitment to excellence, Gulf Coast Yacht Group is a proud certified dealer of Hatteras yachts, known as the ultimate experience on the water. With more than 75 years combined experience in the marine industry, our team will navigate you through the best boats for sport fishing or cruising. Connecting our clients with the ultimate boating experience and celebrating your joy is our passion. Come make waves with us!

Gulf Coast Yacht Group / Hatteras

Tournament Partner—Peaden A/C, Plumbing & Electrical

Peadon Air Conditioning, Plumbing & ElectricalPeaden is a licensed and insured residential and commercial air conditioning, heating, plumbing, and electrical contractor. We serve Gulf Breeze, Pensacola, Destin, Fort Walton Beach, and Panama City, Florida. We employ a highly-skilled staff that are NATE-certified, Comfort Institute Certified, and NADCA technicians, consultants, and customer service professionals.

Our Mission is to create customers for life by enhancing their lives, comfort, knowledge and safety with our commitment to excellence in service. We are committed to the principles of honesty, excellent service, great customer care and quality. We are always striving to continually improve our customer’s experience by expanding our knowledge, training our team and continuing to adhere to the customer’s needs.

Founding Sponsor—Galati Yacht Sales

Galati Yacht Sales and Viking YachtsA name you can trust. A team you can trust. Galati Yacht Sales brings value and expertise to your boating experience. Whether you are buying or selling a new or pre-owned yacht, you want someone who has deep product knowledge, staying power, and passion!

For nearly five decades, our passion for boating and fishing, along with our commitment to integrity before, during, and after the sale has been the driving force behind the Galati family and our team of more than 175 yachting experts.

Galati Yacht Sales / Viking

Major Sponsors & Tournament Partners

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort
South Walton Florida
Wind Creek Casino & Hotel-Atmore
Hatteras Yachts
Gulf Coast Yacht Group
Galati Yacht Sales
Viking Yachts

Emerald Sponsors

Hometown Inspiration
Hook & Tackle

Platinum Sponsors

Dry Case
AJ’s Seafood & Oyster Bar
Hancock Whitney
SORD Fishing Products
Legendary Marine
Slick Lips
Emerald Coast Magazine
Saunders Yachtworks

Gold Sponsors

King Sailfish Mounts
Florida Detroit Diesel-Allison
Southern Line
News Channel 7
Electric Cart Company
Tournament Control
Xtreme Marine Electronics
Tito’s Handmade Vodka
Larry Rackley

Silver Sponsors

Baytowne Marina Bar & Grill
Veal Convention Services
Grander Marine
The Village of Baytowne Wharf
Emerald Coast Diving Services
Marlin Grill
High Performance Offshore
Davison Fuels & Oil
Ace South Walton
Seacoast Marine Finance
Hilton’s Realtime-Navigator
Baytowne Marina
Hartell’s Village Diner
Atlantic Marine Electronics
Sandestin Real Estate
South Bay Lumber
Pacific Power Group