Doug Howlett is a former news reporter who joined the outdoor industry in 1994 as editor of NRA’s American Hunter magazine. Since that time, he has also served as editor-in-chief of the National Wild Turkey Federation’s (NWTF) Turkey Call magazine, deputy editor of Outdoor Life, and editor-in-chief of both Southern Sporting Journal and Gun Digest the Magazine. He is currently editor-in-chief of Fur & Fangs magazine. Howlett also served as Grand View Media’s online content director creating the Grand View Outdoors brand and played pivotal roles in creating the NWTF’s and Outdoor Life’s digital properties.
As a freelance writer and multi-media content provider, Doug’s work has appeared in Outdoor Life, Field & Stream, Petersen’s Hunting, Garden & Gun, American Rifleman, American Hunter, North American Hunter, Game & Fish publications, Gun Digest, Guns & Ammo online, GunsAmerica.com, American Hunter online, Petersen’s Hunting online, Deer & Deer Hunting, North American Whitetail, Whitetail Journal online, AR Guns & Hunting, Union Sportsman and many other titles and websites.
Under his LLC, Source Stream Media, he also provides or has provided corporate, public relations and marketing content creation and editing support for Bonnier Corporation, Winchester Ammunition, Primos Hunting, The Mako Group, Intrepid Outdoors television, Media Direct, Byers Media and others. He served as a regular guest on Gallery of Guns television on the Sportsman Channel for three years and is the author of The Shooter’s Bible Guide to AR-15s (both 1st and 2nd editions).