Vancouver, BC - Canucks Sports and Entertainment (CSE) announced today that Jeff Stipec has been named Chief Operating Officer. Stipec previously held the role of Vice President, Hospitality & Event Operations for two years at CSE.
“Jeff is a tremendous person who displays outstanding leadership qualities and energy to our fans, partners and employees,” said Victor de Bonis, COO, Aquilini Group. “He is an engaging, motivating communicator and demonstrates values that align with those we strive for every day at CSE. Jeff’s passion and experience will positively impact our business for years to come.”
Before joining us at CSE, Stipec had 25 years of leadership experience with large organizations, including as EVP and President with Intrawest, COO and President with Cara and as a SVP with The Stronach Group.
Stipec will report to de Bonis and lead CSE’s experienced senior leadership team responsible for all areas of the sports and entertainment business in the strategic and operational direction of the company.