My NAUI Bio
PROFILE CAPT. GARY KULISEK
Capt. Kulisek is a consummate dive industry professional with more than three decades of international experience. He began his diving career with surfaced supplied systems and virtually grew up with the advent of scuba. Gary has worked in commercial diving field most notably as a search and recovery specialist having surfaced many types of vessels, aircraft and other large submerged articles. Early in his adventures underwater he began sharing his knowledge and has trained divers at every level from novice to mixed gas instructor. Kulisek is a course director with several international training agencies. During his worldwide experience he has contributed to many resorts assuming responsibilities ranging from boat captain and guide all the way up to general manager. In a constant search for new and exciting dive sites Kulisek continues to lead many exotic wreck diving expeditions to apex wrecks. Due to the many years of diverse corporate and diving experience Gary has been able to provide a wide spectrum of intellectual property. These range from financial planning and marketing to technical advice and expert witness services. Clients range from insurers, governmental agencies, media (print and electronic) and a host of special needs groups.
He is a professional administrator and entrepreneur with decades of experience in the sports and resort industries, involving large and medium sized organizations. A strong leader, Kulisek is quick to assess and maximize any situation which may arise within the organization whether it concerns market, physical, financial, legal or human elements. Fluent in four languages, he is an excellent communicator, having trained and directed individuals and groups in sales, marketing, administration and various technical sport activities.
Kulisek’s company, Alp Maritimes Sports, is a scuba diving training and charter operation offering a customized approach. It offers training and dive trips to all levels from basic diver to mixed gas technical including instructor certification at all levels. Its top-level international staff is drawn from all major training agencies hence can offer certification of the client's choice. Never the less, the overriding training and operational philosophy is one of DOING IT RIGHT, DIR. Offices are situated in Quebec, Canada but courses are given internationally. The Institute utilizes liveaboard vessels for training and dive trips; these operate along the St. Lawrence Seaway from the Great Lakes to the Gulf and along the entire eastern seaboard into the Caribbean. Wreck and cave diving expeditions are organized to many of the most sought after sites worldwide.