Pirates: CEO Brian Petrovek resigns

Posted by: MBR on Tue Apr 29th, 2014 7:31 am
After rough season in Lewiston, Pirates CEO resignsBrian Petrovek is praised for his contributions to the team and community, but he also was the face of the franchise during turmoil, such as arena lease negotiations.By Glenn Jordan Brian Petrovek, chief executive officer of the Portland Pirates for nearly 14 years, has left the franchise after a tumultuous season that saw the American Hockey League affiliate temporarily move its home games from Portland to Lewiston and finish last in the league in both attendance and performance...Read more: http://www.pressherald.com/sports/Petro ... ways_.html
Posted by: MBR on Fri May 16th, 2014 8:31 am
Former Pirates executive to lead upstate N.Y. teamBrian Petrovek will be named president of the new AHL team in Glens Falls.From news service reportsBrian Petrovek, who resigned from the Portland Pirates in late April after leading the American Hockey League franchise for nearly 14 years, will be announced Friday as the president of the new AHL team in Glens Fall, New York. Petrovek confirmed the news Thursday night. Joining him Friday will be Brad Treliving, who last month joined the NHL Calgary Flames as general manager. Treliving had been an assistant GM with the Phoenix Coyotes while also serving as Portlandís GM...Read more: http://www.pressherald.com/sports/Forme ... team_.html
Posted by: MBR on Tue May 20th, 2014 6:55 am
Former Pirates CEO thrilled with changeBrian Petrovek is president of the AHL team in Glen Falls, N.Y.By Glenn Jordan Brian Petrovek always figured on another opportunity in professional hockey following his time with the Portland Pirates. What he didnít foresee was how quickly it would arise. Less than a month after leaving the Pirates, Petrovek has returned to the American Hockey League as president of the Adirondack Flames in Glens Falls, New York...Read more: http://www.pressherald.com/sports/Forme ... ange_.html