Sunday, October 19
5:05 – 5:20 PM
Cam Neely was named President of the NHL Boston Bruins in 2010 after serving as Vice President for three years. He oversees all of the club's hockey and business operations and it was under his leadership that the Bruins were honored as the Sports Business Journal's 2012 Sports Team of the Year.
A 2007 Hockey Hall of Fame inductee, Neely played 13 years in the NHL, the last ten with the Bruins. He retired in 1996 with 726 games played, 395 goals and 299 assists. He was an NHL All-Star from 1987 to 1996, and in 1994 won the NHL Bill Masterton Trophy as the player who best exemplified the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to hockey.
He has long been actively involved in many charitable efforts, including establishment of the Cam Neely Foundation for Cancer Care. The Foundation supports the Neely House, which provides housing and support for families of patients undergoing cancer treatments, the Neely Cancer Fund, whose initiatives include the Neely Center for Clinical Cancer Research, the Neely Cell Therapy and Collection Center and the Neely Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Unit.
Originally from Vancouver, British Columbia, Neely enjoys spending time with his wife and two children.