Pete Hassen is in his 15th season with the Chicago Blackhawks and his fourth as Vice President of Marketing. He previously served as Senior Executive Director of Marketing.
Hassen assists in all aspects of the team's marketing, fan and brand development and player relations, and oversees the day-to-day operations of the Chicago Blackhawks Foundation. He conducts research and manages projects to push the Blackhawks brand into the mainstream and develop the team's overall fan base.
Before joining the Blackhawks, Hassen was the Senior Manager of Media Relations and Corporate Communications for Delaware North Companies. Prior to that, he served as Director of Community Development and Public Relations for the Buffalo Sabres. A native of Buffalo, N.Y., Hassen holds degrees from the State University of New York College at Buffalo and Central Michigan University.
Hassen and his wife, Kate, and son, Clayton, reside in Roscoe Village.