Welcome to TroutRoutes. Our team is made up of avid and passionate anglers and entrepreneurs. Our mission is to leverage technology and data to create an enhanced angling experience.
CEO / Founder
Zachary Pope is an avid angler, engineer and entrepreneur. Zachary has a background in electrical and software engineering, with his most recent full-time role being Director of Engineering in the medical device space in Minnesota. Zachary started Trout Insights, Inc. in 2017, with a broad goal leveraging technology to improve the fishing experience for anglers. Today, Zachary continues to work on expanding TroutRoutes . Zachary is also passionate about conservation of cold water fisheries and the outdoor environment, and is actively involved with Trout Unlimited.
Marketing / Content
Jake Dahlke is a dedicated outdoorsmen with a strong passion for trout fishing, hunting, and conservation. Jake has held various roles in digital marketing, content creation, and social media management and holds a Bachelor’s degree in marketing from the University of Minnesota Duluth.