OTTAWA –Senators Athletics & Leisure declared right now that the agreement to order the Ottawa Senators by an entity managed by Michael Andlauer has been accepted by the Nationwide Hockey League’s Board of Governors and the sale approach has been accomplished. Andlauer will assume control of the organization’s operations, successful right away.
Statement from Michael Andlauer:
“The Ottawa Senators Hockey Club is an incredible organization, from the gamers, to the employees, to the most passionate fanbase in the video game. My household and I are thrilled to formally be a section of Ottawa’s workforce and the Ottawa-Gatineau community.
Thank you to the NHL and the Melnyk family for the possibility to make this a reality and entrusting me to steward this remarkable franchise into the long term. Thank you also to my equity companions and advisors on the transaction, who like me are aligned and dedicated to bringing on and off-ice success to the Nationwide Funds Region.
I can not hold out to get to Ottawa and get points officially began. It is an incredibly thrilling time for the franchise, lovers and the group.
Go Sens Go!”
Assertion from Sheldon Plener, outgoing Chairman and Governor of the Ottawa Senators
“On behalf of the estate, Anna and Olivia Melnyk and the outgoing board, we want to congratulate Michael Andlauer on his buy of the Ottawa Senators. Michael’s passion and determination to excellence will permit him to do terrific issues for the overall National Cash Region and we’re happy to see him lead this franchise into the foreseeable future.”
Michael Andlauer will be introduced to the media for the first time at an event later this 7 days at Canadian Tire Centre. Particular details of this celebration, which will be streamed live on the Senators web-site, will be communicated in the close to long run.
Becoming a member of Michael Andlauer at the introductory function will be George Armoyan Sr., who will provide as the team’s Initially Alternate Governor and Chair of the Development Committee, as very well as Olivia and Anna Melnyk and many other associates of the ownership group.
About the Ottawa Senators
Just one of seven NHL franchises based in Canada, the Ottawa Senators returned to the league in 1992 pursuing a 58-yr absence. Ottawa won 11 Stanley Cups through its authentic reign from 1903 to 1934. The modern day-day Senators have captured four titles in the Northeast Division and a Presidents’ Trophy in 2002-03. Due to the fact 1992, the Senators jointly with its basis, alumni, companions and admirers have contributed far more than $100 million to group initiatives in the Nationwide Funds Area.
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