Captain Kevin M. Deiter
Captain Kevin Deiter is a fully licensed and Insured United States Coast Guard Captain and the owner of the Feeding Frenzy Sportfishing Academy and Consulting, LLC.
After growing up on the South Jersey Shores chasing Blues and Stripers, Captain Kevin moved to Southwest Florida with his family.
For more than two decades, he has fished on both coasts of Florida, as well as the Keys and the Bahamas. Fishing for Grouper, Snapper, Kingfish and Cobia, to pelagic trophies such as Marlin, Sailfish, and Wahoo, Captain Kevin has spent countless hours on the water. His true passion however, lies in teaching and passing on his knowledge, experience and expertise to the Feeding Frenzy Sportfishing Academy students.
Captain Kevin has run, organized and also fished in numerous tournaments as a Captain, mate and angler, placing well in many of them. He is the Chairman of the Venice Gulf 2 Bay Classic Fishing Tournament and Tournament Official for the Sarasota Slam, a qualifying event for the World Billfish Series hosted by Marina Jack’s in Sarasota. Everything from local grouper and snapper tournaments, to the Bahamas Billfish Championship, Kevin has been fortunate to play some part.
As a certified instructor, Kevin has taught many fishing, boating and conservation seminars and classes over the years. He is sought after to speak to many organizations and groups about marine related topics, as well as boating safety.
Upon retiring from law enforcement, Captain Kevin ran a sportfishing yacht in the Bahamas targeting Blue and White Marlin, along with Wahoo, Tuna and Mahi and has successfully guided many anglers to their first Marlin and numerous other trophy fish.
Kevin also writes the monthly Offshore Fishing Forecast for Coastal Angler Magazine’s Terra Ceia to Boca Grande region, along with an ongoing series on Boating Safety. Coastal Angler Magazine is a nationally published magazine and carried by ESPN Outdoors. It is also Florida’s largest outdoor publication and is the most exciting and informative fishing publication anywhere!