Werner Paddles Adds New Northwest Rep and Expands Customer Service Team

Thursday, 17 December 2009
Werner Paddles LogoEffective January 1, 2010, Nikki Rekman, our Western Canadian Sales Rep, will add the North-western states to her current territory. In the Customer Service Department, Jessie Towne has joined the Team to handle the Southeastern territory.

“The coming year is looking strong and it was important for us to look strategically at our Sales Rep Force and Customer Service Team to support the additional demand,” says Doug Ragan, Werner Paddles Sales Director.  

In addition to handling sales in Western Canada, Nikki Rekman will now be responsible for sales and support in AK, WA, ID, MT, WY, ND, SD, NE and IA.  “Most of our dealers in the Northwest and Western Canada consider Nikki to be one of the finest reps servicing them today.  Nikki brings a wealth of knowledge and experience that will enhance Werner Paddles presence in the Northwest and will enrich our dealer support in these states.” says Ragan. You can reach Nikki at 604-513-3349 or via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Werner Paddles is also pleased to welcome Jesse Towne as a new Customer Service Representative for the Southeast. “Jesse brings infectious enthusiasm, great office skills and superior organizational skills to her new role, says Don McClain, Werner Paddles Director of Operations.  The always smiling Tammy Brown will be handling the Southwest, Northwest and Western Canada.  Shannon Davis will continue to support the Northeast and Eastern Canada in her expanded role as Customer Service Supervisor. You can reach Jesse at 800-275-3311 X 25 or via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

“We look forward to our new representation in the Northwest and the addition of more support in Customer Service to bring an even greater level of service and support to our dealers in these areas,” says Don McClain.

Werner Paddles is the leading manufacturer of high quality kayak, canoe, and stand up 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.

David Johnston

David Johnston

David Johnston has been introducing people to the sport of sea kayaking for the past 15 years. He is a senior instructor trainer with Paddle Canada and teaches for several paddling schools in Ontario, Canada. Full Bio.

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