Mike is a successful Chicago, IL based entrepreneur and businessman as well as a champion ice fisher. Following the sale of his industry respected business in 2007, McNett embarked on a new venture becoming a known and respected professional in the American Ice Fishing community. 2007-2012 Mike was co-owner and Director of the North American Ice Fishing Circuit® (NAIFC) Tournament Series and also co-founder of Ice Camp™, a series of ice fishing clinics for youth and parents alike who learn from and fish with professional ice fishers. He also is the creator, executive director and creative force in the Ice Men reality television series depicting the lives, personalities and competitions of four 2-man ice fishing teams.
McNett has a personable and easy style that endears him to new competitors and seasoned professionals and when coupled with his high energy business acumen is a formidable force in organization, management and acquisition of financing. Mike is currently in his third year as an Insurance Producer for Humbert Insurance Agency in Elmhurst Illinois. Mike was also the driving force for USA Ice Team as GOLD medal Team Captain and Director of Operations.
2005 North American Ice Fishing Circuit (NAIFC) Champion
2007 NAIFC Co-founder
2007-2012 NAIFC Director of Operations
2007 USA Ice Team Founder
2008-2010 ICE MEN TV Creator, Writer, Director, Videographer and Producer
2008-present USA Ice Team Director
2009 United States Freshwater Fishing Federation (USF3) Co-founder
2010-present USF3 Vice Chairman
2010 World Ice Fishing Championship GOLD Medal (Team Captain)