Gaco Western Promotes Jason Loftus to Director of Sales

Gaco Western promotes Jason Loftus to director of GacoFlex sales.

Gaco Western promotes Jason Loftus to director of GacoFlex sales.

Gaco Western is pleased to announce the promotion of Jason Loftus to director of GacoFlex Sales. Jason came to Gaco in 2011 as a distribution manager and later became the national distribution manager leading the distribution sales team. Jason will now provide leadership over the entire GacoFlex Sales organization.
 
Chuck Skalski, president of Gaco Western, is excited about Jason’s new role. “Gaco Western is pleased to elevate Jason to the director of GacoFlex Sales position. Since Jason began his tenure at our company, he has displayed industry knowledge and relationships that have been a major benefit to Gaco Western. Jason has also shown leadership qualities that will help guide the GacoFlex Division to the next level of excellence.”
 
“I am honored to continue my career with Gaco Western as director of GacoFlex Sales,” says Jason. “I look forward to the years ahead, working alongside our group of talented Gaco family members.”

Gaco Western Appoints Employee as President

Gaco Western is pleased to announce the appointment of Chuck Skalski as president of the company after over 25 years of dedication and leadership.
 
Chuck joined Gaco Western in 1991 as an Area Manager to develop the Ontario Canada, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Western New York markets. In 1993 he spearheaded the launch of Gaco Silicone coatings into the specification market, and was subsequently promoted to District Sales Manager for the Eastern US in 1995. In 2001 Chuck was named as the sales lead for the Leadership team at Gaco Western and assumed National Sales responsibilities. 

While on the Executive Leadership Team at Gaco, Chuck was promoted to VP of Sales in 2003 and worked to promote coating sales as well as GacoWallFoam insulation awareness throughout the US and Canada. Chuck became VP of Sales for the GacoFlex division in 2008, and in 2013 he launched the joint GacoFlex/Distribution model that is currently in place today. 
“This is really exciting and a quite humbling point in my career at Gaco Western. I’m looking forward to building Gaco to be even bigger and better than what it is today.”  – Chuck Skalski
 
Chuck is a 6 year US Navy Veteran who served during the Lebanon Conflict as well as recovery efforts of the space shuttle Challenger disaster. While in the US Navy he attended Golden Gate University via satellite location.