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Tom Renney: For The Record

Hockey Canada has scheduled a Tuesday media conference at which is expected Tom Renney will be introduced as the new president and CEO, succeeding Bob Nicholson.

Career hockey man has plenty of NHL and international plaudits

Tom Renney was hired Tuesday as the president and chief executive officer of Hockey Canada, succeeding Bob Nicholson. (CBC Sports/Getty Images)

Tom Renney will be named Hockey Canada president and CEO, a source tells The Canadian Press.

Renney, most recently an associate coach on Mike Babcock's staff with the Detroit Red Wings, will replace Bob Nicholson, who resigned earlier this year.

The announcement is expected to take place Tuesday in Calgary.

Tom Renney Resume 

Name: Tom Renney 

Birthdate: March 1, 1955

Hometown: Cranbrook, B.C.

Personal: Married to Danny Gare's sister, Glenda

  • 2 Presidents Cups
  • 1 Memorial Cup
  • 101-37-6 record
  • Head coach 
  • 1994 Olympic silver
  • Head coach 
  • 39-53-9 record 
  • VP hockey operations
  • 1999 World Jrs silver
  • Player personnel director
  • VP player development
  • Assistant coach 
  • Head coach
  • 164-117-46 record
  • Assistant coach 
  • 2004 World gold
  • 2005 World silver 
  • Associate coach
  • Head coach
  • 57-85-22 overall 
  • Associate coach


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