Epic Kayaks has added Chester (Chet) Rick to its rep team. Rick will be Epic’s new dealer representative in the Midwest region. He has been working in the outdoor industry for over 15 years, starting in retail at a Minneapolis based outdoor shop before starting work as a sales rep.

Before starting with Epic, Rick worked as a sub rep with Watershed Sales. During his time there he helped with such lines as Necky Kayaks, Stohlquist, Aqua-Bound, Advanced Elements, Hurricane Kayaks and Ozone Kites. Rick will cover IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, SD and WI in his new position.