Rekord Marine Appoints Gordon Laco Eastern Canadian Sales Rep

Gordon Laco has been appointed Vancouver BC-based Rekord Marine's Eastern Canadian Sales Representative and will be responsible for the company's interests in Ontario, Quebec and the Maritimes.

Laco, who's based in Midland, ON, has experience in the distribution industry previously working for Transat Marine. He also runs an importing and distribution company located in New Bedford, Massachusetts, called R&W Traditional Rigging & Outfitting, which serves builders, restorers and operators of classic yacht and sailing ships.

In 2002, Laco to left the marine business for eighteen months to serve as Lead Technical Advisor in the production of Peter Weir's film Master and Commander, The Far Side of the World.  

Laco is a serving officer in the Canadian Naval Reserve and an avid yacht racer and cruiser in his home waters of Georgian Bay.  He is a frequent speaker at events involving youth development, seamanship and Canadian history.  

Laco can be reached at or 1-877-661-1629.