With an impressive track record of leadership in professional sports management, Tom Anselmi (BE’85) has been introduced as the new president and CEO of the Ottawa Senators.
Anselmi is currently a board member on the Huskie Athletics Board of Trustees. He recently served as president and chief operating officer of Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment (MLSE).
As a community leader, Tom is a member of Canada’s Walk of Fame. He led the development of MLSE’s Team Up Foundation, was previously a vice-chair of the Toronto Board of Trade and a board member of KidSport Canada, Molson Indy Foundation, Basketball Canada, Covenant House and a variety of other community initiatives.
In 2011, Tom received the CDS commendation from Canada’s chief of the defence staff, which is the highest military honour a civilian can receive. In 2012, he was awarded the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal.
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