Erie, Pennsylvania – JAW Hockey Enterprises LP announced today that Dave Brown has agreed to a three year contract and will serve as the general manager of the Erie Otters Hockey Club.
“We are pleased to have a true professional like Dave lead the Otters,” said Roy Mlaker, Erie Otters COO. “I worked with Dave during his time in Mississauga, and his past OHL experience is extremely valuable to us.”
“I am very excited to have this opportunity to lead this hockey club,” said Dave Brown. “We have a great staff in Erie and I am looking forward to building on the recent success of the Otters.”
Dave Brown has been a part of the Erie Otters organization for the last four seasons, serving as director of hockey operations this past year. Prior to Erie, Brown worked with the IceDogs organization in Mississauga and St. Catharines following the franchise’s relocation. He joined that organization as assistant general manager before taking over as general manager from 2005-2010, guiding the team to four consecutive playoff appearances.