OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators (@Senators) today announced the appointment of Ken Villazor as an Alternate Governor of the hockey club.
Villazor has worked with Senators Sports & Entertainment since August 2003 serving principally as an advisor to team Owner and Chairman, Eugene Melnyk. He also serves on the Board of Directors of the Ottawa Senators Foundation, the second largest charity in the nation’s capital.
“For more than a decade, Ken has worked closely with the Ottawa Senators and our executive team on a wide range of business priorities and opportunities,” said team owner Eugene Melnyk. “He’s deeply committed to the success of our organization and our engagement in the community and I look forward to his continued work with both our hockey club and Foundation.”
Villazor has more than 20 years of experience working in a wide range of areas including communications, corporate affairs, public relations, business development, government relations, philanthropy and public policy. He has held numerous senior positions in the biopharmaceutical industry including with SmithKline Beecham, GlaxoSmithKline and Biovail Corporation as well as with the industry’s national trade association based in Ottawa.
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