General Manager Brad Treliving joined the Calgary Flames organization on April 28, 2014.
In his position with Calgary, Treliving reports directly to President of Hockey Operations Brian Burke. He is responsible for all team personnel decisions, both players and staff; manage the amateur and pro scouting staffs; as well as other administrative duties required of the general manager. He is also responsible for all player personnel assignments with Flames’ minor league affiliates.
Treliving served as the Vice President of Hockey Operations & Assistant General Manager with the Phoenix Coyotes for seven seasons prior to coming to Calgary. With Phoenix, Treliving worked closely with General Manager Don Maloney on the day-to-day administration of the Coyotes’ hockey operations. Treliving also served as General Manager of the club’s American Hockey League affiliate, the Portland Pirates.
Prior to his role with the Coyotes, Treliving served as the President of the Central Hockey League (CHL) for seven years. During his tenure, he guided the CHL to remarkable growth and development including numerous successful expansion franchises. In 1996 Treliving co-founded the Western Professional Hockey League (WPHL) and served as the league’s Vice President and Director of Hockey Operations for five seasons. The native of Penticton, BC played an integral role in the merger of the WPHL and the CHL in May 2001 upon which he began his tenure as President of the league.
Prior to his front office career, Treliving played five seasons of professional hockey from 1990-91 to 1994-95 in the IHL, the AHL and the ECHL. A defenseman, Treliving registered 17 goals and 85 assists for 102 points and 811 penalty minutes in 243 games in the ECHL. As a junior, the Penticton, BC native, played in both the BCJHL and two years in the WHL.
Treliving and his wife Julie have two daughters, Ryann and Reese, and will relocate from Arizona to Calgary this summer.
Senior Vice President and Assistant General Manager Michael Holditch joined the Flames organization in 1994.
From 2002 to 2009 he had the dual role of Vice President of Hockey Administration and Chief Financial Officer with the hockey club. In 2010 his role shifted and he was named Senior Vice President , Assistant General Manager, Hockey Operations.
In this role Michael works closely with General Manager Brad Treliving and Director of Hockey Administration Mike Burke on the direction of all hockey operations including CBA interpretation, team development, administration and tracking of the player budget, player negotiations, arbitration, scheduling and contract review and documentation.
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Prior to moving to the hockey operations group, Holditch was the Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer for the organization and the Governor of the Western Hockey League's Calgary Hitmen for five years through the 2002-2003 season. Michael also serves as the Treasurer of the Flames Foundation for Life, the charity that is responsible for many of the organization's charitable initiatives.
Michael is a native Calgarian who attended the University of Calgary, graduating with a Bachelor of Commerce degree in 1988. Upon completion of his degree he also qualified for and practised as a Chartered Accountant in Calgary.
Michael and his wife Cara have two daughters, Brynn and Cade.
Conroy concluded his playing career with a total of 1009 games by his name in the League’s record book; 507 of those games were played in a Flames uniform. During his 17-year career, he recorded 542 points including 182 goals while notching another 30 points in 81 playoff games.
Craig and his wife Jessie have three children; Taylor, Sophia and Sydney and will continue to make Calgary their year round home.
Assistant General Manager Brad Pascall served as Vice-President of Hockey Operations/National Teams with Hockey Canada since 2010. He brings an abundance of international hockey experience as he has worked in various capacities with Hockey Canada for the past 18 years. He served as Hockey Canada’s Senior Director of Men’s National Teams from 2006 to 2010 and was the Senior Director of Communications from 1998 to 2009.
Among his achievements, he played an instrumental role for Canada’s gold medal Men’s Olympic Team at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia. Four years earlier, he collected gold with the Men’s Olympic Team at the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver. He has also been a member of team operations for Canada at the IIHF World Championship in 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 and directed Canada’s National Junior Team to gold medals at the 2007, 2008 and 2009 IIHF World Junior Championships. Brad’s gold medal collection also includes the Canada/Russia Super Series in the summer of 2007 and with Canada’s National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team at the 2006, 2012 and 2013 Ivan Hlinka events.
Prior to advancing to the lead position with hockey operations, he led the media relations for Canada’s national teams (men’s and women’s) at the 2002 and 2006 Olympic Winter Games, the 2004 World Cup of Hockey, eight IIHF World Championships (1998, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2008), four IIHF World Junior Championships (1999, 2003, 2005, 2006) and two IIHF World Women’s Championships (2000, 2004) and was Coordinator of Media Relations for Canada at the 1996 World Cup of Hockey.
Drafted by the Buffalo Sabres in the fifth round (103rd overall) of the 1990 NHL Entry Draft, Pascall played two seasons in the AHL with Rochester and two seasons in the ECHL with South Carolina and Birmingham after four seasons (1988-92) at the University of North Dakota. He and his wife, Cassie have a daughter, Brooke and make Calgary their home year round.
Director of Hockey Administration Mike Burke joined the Calgary Flames organization in 1992.
Since the start of the 1994-95 season, when Burke moved to the hockey department and was promoted to his current position, he has been responsible for the administration of the hockey club. He continues to work closely with General Manager Brad Treliving and Senior Vice President and Assistant General Manager Michael Holditch in managing many facets of the Flames hockey organization.
Burke's vast experience in hockey-related matters has made him a valuable part of the hockey staff. His main responsibilities include contract research, analysis and negotiation, player assignments, preparation of salary arbitrations, liaison between the NHL and the Flames regarding all aspects of hockey administration, monitoring collective bargaining issues and helping coordinate the day-to-day operations of the club.
Prior to his current appointment Burke was responsible for the club's media relations and communications.
A graduate of the Public Relations program at Mount Royal College, Burke began his sports administration career with the Saskatoon Blades of the WHL in 1980 before serving two seasons as General Manager of a minor-pro team in the Montreal Expos' organization. He has often worked with the NHL at all-star games and Stanley Cup Final events. In 1996, Burke was added as a member of Team Canada's hockey operations staff for the World Cup of Hockey tournament.
A native of Plato, Sask., Burke and his wife Sandra have two children, Keaton and Reid.
Director of Video Analysis Chris Snow joined the Calgary Flames organization in 2011.
As Director of Video and Statistical Analysis, Chris Snow is responsible for the complete and comprehensive planning, implementation and oversight of the club’s video and statistical data mining programs including designing, developing and implementing a proprietary data base of hockey information for use by the club. In addition, he will integrate the data-based video system PUCKS into the team’s coaching, player preparation, scouting and planning processes.
Snow spent four seasons as Director of Hockey Operations for the Minnesota Wild. His responsibilities included analyzing team rosters and cap commitments for the purpose of strategic roster planning, preparing for contract negotiations and arbitration, assisting in day-to-day hockey administration and CBA interpretation, and coordinating the team’s summer development camp. Prior to entering the hockey business, Snow was a staff writer for the Boston Globe, where he worked as the Boston Red Sox beat writer. A graduate of Syracuse University, he has also worked for the Minneapolis Star Tribune.
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