Bo Brines is owner and president of Little Forks Outfitters, an Orvis shop and retailer of quality fly fishing equipment and outdoor clothing, located in downtown Midland. A Midland native, he attended Berklee College of Music in Boston. He took over an office products supply store from his father in 1989, then started his current business in 1995. He is a board member of the Midland DDA, former president of the Midland Downtown Business Association and was that organization’s 2004 “Business Person of the Year.” He was first elected to the Michigan Retailers Services board in 2011, and left to join the MRA board in 2018. Brines served as Chair of the MRA Board from 2020-2022.