Gordon owns and operates Gordon Reiss Insurance LLC, a full service equine related insurance agency serving horsemen throughout Florida for the past 15 years. Reiss moved to Ocala in 1985 after graduating from the University of South Florida. He opened Reiss and Associates Advertising, an Addy Award winning equine advertising agency.
In 1988, Reiss became General Manager for Warnerton Farm, quickly helped acquire Meadowlake and Stalwart for stallion duties. Meadowlake became a leading juvenile sire producing Eclipse Award Champion two year old Meadow Star ($1,445,740) in his first crop. Other highlights included same year Triple Crown candidates Kingpost and Stalwars, both homebred graded stakes winners of over $1,000,000 each.
In 1995, Reiss was appointed a property casualty agent for Mike Powell Insurance. Three years later he opened Gordon Reiss Insurance LLC, offering a full range of equine farm property, liability and mortality coverage’s.
Reiss currently serves on the board of directors for the Florida Farm Managers, Farm Outreach Advisory Board for the University of Florida through Marion County Ag Extension Services.