Brings extensive experience to the dive fishing and aquaculture industry that ranges from the ocean floor up. In 2000 he began as commercial diver harvesting urchins, geoduck and sea cucumbers. Gordon has made a significant investment into Emerald Sea Farms Ltd. to develop a geoduck tenure to bring a sustainable food source to world.
He has over 17 years management and development experience in the aquaculture industry, specializing in sub-tidal farming. Gordon is also co-owner/operator of an active inter-tidal shellfish lease in Comox Harbour. In 2011, he brought innovation to the industry by developing an open-ocean geoduck clam nursery system and has continued to bring innovation to sub-tidal aquaculture with other advancements in farming techniques such as the Arc system.
Educated at the University of Alberta with a Business Commerce degree in Marketing and International Business, Gordon has over 25 years of project management and industry marketing experience.