The Chicoutimi found their new director of operations. Serge Proulx, who was the executive director of the Drakkar de Baie-Comeau in the last five seasons before his resignation there ten days, signed a four-year contract with the chicoutimienne training.
This position in the administrative team was opened on 25 May. By Serge Proulx, the Sags their hands on a man well stocked resume. In five seasons with the Drakkar, the native of Baie-Comeau won the title of Executive Director of the Year in 2013 and 2014, in addition to the title of marketing director of the year in 2013. Sports journalist profession, he also director of communications for the Junior AAA hockey League of Quebec, today named the LHJQ.
“The Chicoutimi are an extraordinary asset to the beautiful region of Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean and the team in place, a valuable objective will be to continue the tremendous work done by people up in recent months, Serge Proulx responded in a statement. With the work of all employees and the increasing participation of the population, I have a great confidence that Sags will be able to take their rightful place both in the region on the chessboard Major Junior Hockey League Quebec (QMJHL). The team has a great hockey structure headed by Yanick Jean and Marc Denis, and the core of players is fabulous. My role in the administration will make sure we continue to support this structure hockey professionally, dynamic and inviting to the community. ”
The President of Chicoutimi, Richard Letourneau, was delighted to have made the hiring of an experienced man. It is hoping to bring the stability it offered a long-term contract with his new acquisition.
“Our objective is clear from the beginning, we want to be among the top teams in hockey and administrative level in the QMJHL, argued Richard Letourneau. Hiring Serge Proulx in order to achieve this level of excellence. Through its experience, knowledge and dynamism will be an asset to our organization. ”
Serge Proulx will assume his new duties on August 8th. One that will respect its commitments in the transition process in the Drakkar will respect a schedule alternating in the coming weeks, before joining the Sagueneens on an ongoing basis thereafter. For its part, the North Coast team has not filled the position left vacant following the departure of Mr. Proulx.