Dan Gavere Leaves AT for Werner


Werner Paddles hires Dan Gavere as Southwest/Rockies Rep and Outrigger-Stand Up Surf Rep

Werner Paddles is thrilled to announce effective August 1, Dan Gavere will be the new Southwest Sales Representative. He will also head up the Outrigger and Stand Up Surf efforts. Dan can be reached starting August 1 at dan.gavere@wernerpaddles.com or at 425-387-7258.

“Dan brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Werner Sales Team”, says Doug Ragan, Werner Sales Director. “We are very excited to have Dan representing Werner Paddles”.

“Dan is no stranger to the paddle sports industry, his reputation precedes him. He has a long history of accomplishments in the whitewater market and comes to us from AT Paddles. Dan is an avid kayaker, mountain biker, surfer, snowboarder and he is excited to excel in both the Outrigger and Stand Up Surf markets and to continue great service to the Southwest kayak market. Having paddled, traveled and worked with Dan in years past, he’s the perfect match for our growing needs in the field”, stated Christie Dobson, Marketing Manager for Werner Paddles.

“I am ecstatic to be working with a premier brand that has a solid foundation and a stellar team. I am also thrilled to be venturing in to uncharted territory for Werner Paddles with the Outrigger and Stand Up Surf lines. Both lines have enormous potential”, stated Dan. “I believe in hard work, solid working relationships and being involved with a brand that is looking to the future”.

Dan will be working from his home office in Hood River, Oregon where both outrigger canoeing and stand up surfing are taking the Gorge by storm. He can be reached August 1, at dan.gavere@wernerpaddles.com or via phone 425-387-7258.

Werner Paddles is the leading manufacturer of high quality kayak and canoe paddles, operating near the banks of the Skykomish River in Sultan, WA. For more information call 800-275-3311 or visit us at www.wernerpaddles.com