The Chicago Blackhawks announced today that Bob Pulford has been named Vice President of Wirtz Corporation.
Bob Pulford has served the Chicago Blackhawks, the National Hockey League and the game of hockey for the better part of six decades. As a Hall of Fame player, a coach, and an executive, his passion for hockey, its players and its fans have made him a giant in the game.
Bob will transition from Senior Vice President of the Chicago Blackhawks to Vice President of Wirtz Corporation. In his new role, Pulford will serve as the Blackhawks liaison on NHL affairs. He will also continue in his role as Alternate Governor to the National Hockey League.
Bob Pulford will be relied upon to deal with the business of hockey from the league standpoint. He has the expertise, the history, the relationships and the respect which will make him invaluable in this role. Pulford will be transitioning from the United Center to the Wirtz Corporation corporate offices at 680 N. Lake Shore Drive in early November.