Gord joined Seaspan as Vice President, Seaspan Ferries in May 2019, bringing with him more than 28 years of experience in the transportation and service industry. Responsible for the safety and management of the day-to-day operations of Seaspan Ferries, this role fostered the appreciation of the marine industry for Gord.
As Chief Operating Officer, Seaspan Marine Transportation, Gord is responsible for the leadership of the day-to-day operations of Seaspan Marine and Seaspan Ferries. He focuses on establishing and executing the long-term plans for the businesses in line with the company’s strategic goals, fulfilling revenue targets and maintaining stakeholder relationships. Gord has a passion for safety and continuous improvement with the desire to foster this within Seaspan’s culture.
Prior to joining Seaspan, Gord was Vice-President Railway Operations, Asset Development and Chief Safety Officer at Rocky Mountaineer where he led the execution of the company’s largest capital expansion project in its history. Gord also held various roles at CN, progressing from frontline conductor to senior management.