About Us

John Kuyper (l) and Jason Rudge (r) are the faces of J. Rudge Sales

(seen here at OR Summer Market ’12)

J. Rudge Sales is based out of Muskoka, Ontario, Canada representing brands from the Outdoor, Paddling and Surf Industries.   Recently Jason was joined by John Kuyper and two have teamed up to cover the provinces of Ontario and Manitoba.  With over 30+ years combined in the industry, from the sales floor to manufacturing and design room, they bring their love and passion of the outdoors to the world of sales.  You will find the team usually on the water and/or on the trails throughout the summer months and on the ice in the winter months playing hockey (as we are Canadian and need to stay true to our roots)

John Kuyper – has 20 years of experience in both sales, manufacturing and distribution in both the US and Canadian marketplace. The past 5 years John has been based in the Canadian market with focus on the province of Ontario in particular and the outdoor and SUP industry.  Partnering with J. Rudge Sales earlier this year has provided the team with great knowledge and increase coverage for of the Ontario market.

Jason Rudge – has 15 years of experience in the outdoor industry starting his career as a lead canoe guide in Algonquin Park. After six years spending his summers on the pristine lakes of Algonquin Park, he moved into a management/buyer position in-store.  Jay’s passion for the outdoor lifestyle and his entrepreneurial mindset he joined the Rep world and started his own agency 3 years ago.  Jay brings his knowledge and experience at all levels of the industry to help grow his brands in his territory.

The J. Rudge Sales team strives builds exceptional client rapport by providing extraordinary levels of
customer service to their retailers.

please feel free to contact us at;

Jason Rudge – jason@jrudgesales.com  |  705.784.0825

John Kuyper – john@jrudgesales.com  |  647.281.5719