Paul Krepelka - Senior Vice President, Hockey Operations

head shot of florida panthers assistant g.m. paul krepelka

Paul Krepelka was named Senior Vice President, Hockey Operations in September 2023 after serving as Assistant General Manager of the Florida Panthers for three seasons.

Previously, Krepelka spent two seasons as the Vice President of Hockey Operations for the Carolina Hurricanes (2018-19 to 2019-20).

A native of Arlington, Mass., Krepelka spent 20 years as a sports agent including his time as co-founder and partner of Orr Hockey Group, helping it grow into a highly respected agency among NHL players.

A graduate of Princeton University where he played collegiate hockey, Krepelka played professionally in the ECHL for the Hampton Roads Admirals from 1991-92 to 1992-93, winning a Riley Cup with the Admirals in 1992. Krepelka earned his law degree from Suffolk University following his professional playing career.