August 2012 Toronto – Once again Blomeley Communications is producing the award videos for the annual NHL Alumni Gala Dinner presented by Scotiabank. The September 24th gala event supports NHLA charities.
“As a functional partner of the National Hockey League Alumni we work with the Alumni on many levels including the production of radio and television shows, and education initiatives, so producing the award videos for an event as significant as the Awards Gala is important to us at Blomeley”, Ed Blomeley President the Blomeley Group of Companies.
This years award recipients are:
Brad Park for the Man of the Year Award. The NHL Alumni’s ‘Man of the Year Award’ is presented annually to an individual who exemplifies the positive characteristics of leadership and community spirit. A person who is an ambassador of the game on and off the ice.
Jordan Thorne a two time cancer survivor. The “Ace Bailey Award of Courage” recognizes someone for their exceptional courage and determination. This Award is dedicated to the memory of Garnet ‘Ace’ Bailey, a former NHL’er who was lost in the September 11 tragedy.
Yvon Chamberland of the NHL Pension Society. The “Keith McCreary 7th Man Award” is presented to someone in our hockey family who has made incredible contributions to our game, but has not played in the NHL.
This years special guests, in honour of the 40th Anniversary of their historic win over a powerful team from the Soviet Union in the ’72 Summit Series, is the entire Team Canada. A memorable team of NHL greats such as Paul Henderson, Phil Esposito, Brad Park, Bob Clarke…