Jason grew up in the town of Labrador City, NF. Upon completing accounting and marketing degrees in Newfoundland, he moved to Ottawa with his wife. Jason became an avid hockey fan after his son joined the Kanata Minor Hockey Association.
Adam McParland, Account Manager, Membership Services
Adam is originally from North Bay, Ontario. After graduating from Nipissing University with a degree in Business Commerce he moved to Ottawa to complete his studies in Algonquin's Sports Business Management program. Having grown up with close family ties to the game as well as having played right up through Juniors Adam is one of the newest additions to our Membership Services team.
Born and raised in the Greater Toronto Area, Eric came to Ottawa to peruse his education at Carleton University. After graduating from the Sprott School of Business in 2018 with a specialization in marketing, he decided to follow his passion for the game and joined the Senators in the following months. Grandson of a former Stanley Cup Champion, his love for the game of hockey runs deep.
Scott was born and raised in Montreal, before attending a Sports Business program at Laurentian University in Sudbury. He worked with the Sudbury Wolves of the OHL while completing his undergraduate education. Scott was promoted from his fall internship in the premium seating department with a full-time role as an account manager for season seat members. He played junior levels for both hockey and baseball; loves to golf in the summer.
Martin Prouse, Account Manager, Membership Services
Born and Raised in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia before moving to Ottawa. Martin Grew up a major sports fan in Ottawa playing both NCAFA Football for the Orleans Bengals and Hockey for The Cumberland Dukes. A graduate of the Algonquin College School of business marketing, before joining the Senators Martin spent 4 years in Community and Fan development with OSEG winning a Grey Cup with the team in the process while developing community relations at a grass roots level.
Alex Pickford, Account Manager, Membership Services
Alex was born and raised in Peterborough, Ontario and graduated from the Marketing Program through Fleming College. Throughout the years Alex has held positions with the Petes (OHL), Steelheads (OHL), uskies
(OJHL), UOIT Ridgebacks (CIS) and the UOttawa Gee Gee's (CIS). Alex joined the Senators in November 2018 and currently is apart of the Membership Services team.
Ben Church, Manager, Consumer Sales
Ben grew up in Haley Station, ON, before graduating from the Sports Administration program at Durham College, in Oshawa, ON. While in school, he worked with the OHL's Oshawa Generals, before taking a full time position with the Hockey Hall Of Fame in Toronto. After a brief stay in Oregon to further his sports business studies, Ben returned to Canada in 2002, taking a position with the Toronto Blue Jays. In 2007, Ben returned closer to home to work for the Sens, where he has been part of the Sales Department for 11 years. Ben lives in Barrhaven with his 7 year old daughter, Briar.
Jeff DaSilva, Account Manager
Jeff grew up in Barrie Ontario, a small town about 45 minutes north of Toronto. He has always been engrained in hockey from a young age with various family ties within the sport. He attended Brock University and graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Business Communications. Jeff joins us recently as of September 2017 from OSEG where he held the role as a New Business Specialist where his focus was on growing their season seat base. Prior to joining OSEG, he's worked with Both USPORTS & Barrie Colts and Niagara Ice Dogs organizations respectively in similar capacities, focusing on clientele relations with businesses and consumers alike.
Mike DeCoene, Account Manager
Mike grew up in a small town called Delhi near Woodstock, Ontario. He played many years of Junior Hockey and many years playing competitive volleyball and soccer. He graduated from Niagara College with a diploma in Sales & Marketing and also graduated from Algonquin College with a graduate certificate in Sports Business Management. He started off as an intern in Ticket Sales & Analytics and has been working with the ticket sales & business development team for 3+ years.
Garry Dillabough, Account Manager
Garry was born and raised in Renfrew Ontario, growing up a diehard Sens fan. He graduated in 2014 from the Sports Management Program through Brock University. While in school he received internship experience with Sail Canada and the Mountain West Conference in the NCAA. Following school he moved into a role with the inside sales team for the Ottawa Senators. Since beginning his tenure with the Senators, Garry has worked through 3 seasons, including 2 playoff runs, and has moved from an inside sales role, to that of an Account Manager.
Justin Field, Account Manager
Justin grew up in PEI, before moving to Ottawa at a young age. He was involved any a variety of sports growing up including hockey, football, and track & field. He attended Algonquin College's Sports Business Management as a post graduate program where he interned for a season with the Ottawa Senators before taking on a fulltime role during the 2016-2017 season.
Keegan Irwin, Account Manager
Keegan is a native son of Toronto. He is an avid sports participant having Played Football and Rugby for Bishops University. He graduated in 2015 with BA In Sports Studies with a concentration in Business, and Minor in Entrepreneurship, and Psychology. Later attended Algonquin College in the Sports Business Management Grad program. He has been working full time for the past year as a Client Service Representative at Capital Sport & Entertainment Ltd.
Bryce MacDonald, Account Manager
Bryce grew up in Eastern Passage, outside of Halifax, NS .With a passion in sports, he attended SUNY Canton, studying Bachelor of Business Admin in Sports Management while playing baseball.
Dustin Peltier, Account Manager
Dustin was raised on Manitoulin Island, ON, where he spent much of his free time in the winters with his feet laced into a pair of skates, and on the water in the summers with a fishing pole in his hands. He is a recent graduate of the HB. Commerce Sports Administration program at Laurentian University, and started full time with the Membership Services department in the New Year after completing an internship with the Premium Services department.
Josh Pietrkiewicz, Account Executive
Josh grew up in Brantford, Ontario which is located 5 hours from Ottawa. He played hockey and baseball growing up and enjoys golfing and fishing during the summer. He attended Western University and graduated with a degree in Kinesiology in 2013. Josh joined the Senators in 2014 as a Client Development Representative and is currently in his 4th season with the team.
Patrick Shipman, Account Manager
Patrick grew up in Aylmer, QC and recently moved to Gatineau with his fiancee and Bernese Mountain dog, Tessy. He played baseball growing up and skied competitively at Edelweiss. He still plays softball in a recreational league in the summer. Patrick graduated from la Cite with a diploma in Public Relations and studied Communications at l'Université du Québec en Outaouais. This is Patrick's first year with the Senators following his previous role as a Business Account Manager in the Telecommunications field
Chris Zito - Manager, Client Services
Born and raised in Ottawa and a Algonquin graduate, Chris has been with the Sens for 16 years, all of which have been on our season-seat membership team.