Meet Our Team

Ann Jandernoa has led Northwind Enterprises, LLC since 2002, nestled in Wisconsin’s Northwoods, focusing on enhancing the upland hunting experience. She’s a trailblazer, introducing groundbreaking products like the Upland Grouse Habitat maps and Scout-N-Hunt mobile mapping. These innovations have revolutionized how hunters locate prime habitats, earning her the reputation as a “Game Changer” in the field.

With over two decades of guiding experience and a background in forestry and GIS, Ann offers unparalleled expertise. Her unique perspective on habitat, soil, and elevation, coupled with specialized data layers in her maps, equips hunters with invaluable insights for successful hunts.

Renowned for her knowledge, Ann conducts informative clinics, podcasts, and seminars, educating hunters on habitat and upland bird behaviors. She’s also the foremost importer of European English Setters, prioritizing genetic diversity to breed exceptional grouse dogs. Her commitment to training each pup herself ensures the highest quality and temperament, both in the field and at home.

Drawing from her multifaceted background and lifelong passion for hunting and setters, Ann envisions Northwind Enterprises as a hub for hunters seeking top-tier resources, knowledge, and finely-tuned setters. Her unwavering dedication to excellence and innovation has rightfully earned her the title of “The First Lady of Grouse” within the hunting community.



Owner – Ann Jandernoa

Graduate forester, Cartographer-GIS, Professional licensed guide,

Grouse dog trainer and Author

Scout-N-Hunt Mobile Hunting Maps

“Always thinking about the next project and what is around the next corner”