Jack Pady Marine Sales Team
Jack Pady, Certified Marine Sales Professional
Mobile 1 705 529-1828 firstname.lastname@example.org
Jack Pady is proud to be a founding member of Boating Ontario Dealers. The BOD is an association of established boating professionals aimed at creating the highest standard of service and professionalism in the boating industry throughout Ontario. Every BOD member has committed to the highest brokerage standards in North America. Jack has coordinated the development of a Certification program through Georgian College whereby boat sales persons and brokers may complete an exam and attain the status of Certified Marine Sales Professional. By being Chairman of the Board of Governors of Boating Ontario Dealers, Jack has been able to contribute greatly to the boating industry.
Jack’s background includes ten years of marketing and manufacturing with Grew Boats. In 1976 he launched Jack Pady Marine Inc. in Midland on Georgian Bay. He was a dealer for Columbia, then Mirage and Hinterhoeller Yachts. At the same time, he headed up sailboat manufacturing at Express Yachts. He then took on the marketing of the Tiara and Pursuit line of boats with S2 Yachts for Canada (now known as Tiara Yachts) plus Monk Trawlers and Classic Motor Yachts with Overseas Yacht Sales.
In 1999 Jack Pady Marine was appointed the exclusive Canadian Dealer for Albin Marine trawlers and express yachts.
With over 40 years in the boating industry, Jack has the unique capability of being able to converse professionally on a wide range of power vessels from motor yachts and trawlers to family cruisers and an equally wide spectrum of sailboats. Jack’s name is synonymous with experience, knowledge and integrity.
Gerry Zidner, Certified Marine Sales Professional
Mobile 1 705 333-0741 Gerry@jackpadymarine.com
Gerry joined the Jack Pady Marine sales team in 2005 following an extensive 30 year career in policing with the Toronto Police Service and the Ontario Provincial Police. His accomplishments are widespread with emphasis on his investigative background, Emergency Task Force, Street Crime Unit and Marine Unit.
As a small boy, he started boating in Wasaga Beach at his grandparents’ cottage in small runabouts, touring the Nottawasaga River for countless hours. His boating skill developed and manifested as he grew older and moved to larger boats. After many years he can boast experienced in operating vessels as large as 60’.
Six years were spent at the Toronto Police Marine Unit where his skills were honed to professional standards.
His experience with the marine unit included:
He was also an instructor with the Canadian Power and Sail Squadron teaching basic boating and advanced piloting. He continues to instruct many new and experienced boaters wishing to refine their skills.
- Supervision of Marine Patrol vessels and crews
- Training supervisor, teaching: Vessel operations and handling, navigation, GPS, Electronic Charting, Radar operations
- Underwater search and recovery Unit Supervisor
- Canadian Coast Guard Search and Rescue Trained
- Ice rescue and swift water rescue trained and experienced
- Experienced in many search operations and rescues, aircraft crashes, victim & evidence recoveries, Canada Shipping Act enforcement etc.
- Assisted in the strategic design of police vessels used by Toronto Police
Since joining the Jack Pady Marine sales team, Gerry has matched many satisfied clients with boats and is eager to help boaters of all ages and skills find the best fit for their needs. He is a Certified Marine Sales Professional as well as being trained and mentored by one of Canada’s leading and most experience yacht brokers, Jack Pady.
In 2001 Gerry and his wife, Suzanne , moved to Penetanguishene where they can be close to the beautiful waters of Georgian Bay and continue their passion for boating.
Jack Pady Marine Inc.
79 Champlain Road|
Penetanguisnene, ON L9M 1R5, Canada
Tel 705 549-2628
Fax 705 549-2623