Sharks’ Mudd promoted to team president

Worcester Sharks CEO Michael T. Lehr today announced the promotion of Michael Mudd to President of the Worcester Sharks.

Entering his tenth season with the organization, Mudd will oversee the overall day-to-day business operations of the franchise while managing the Corporate, Ticket, Marketing, Community Relations, Public Relations, Merchandise, and Broadcasting departments. He will also continue to serve as the liaison with the San Jose Sharks regarding hockey-related matters. 

A native of Amherst, NY, the former professional and collegiate goaltender, and graduate of St. Lawrence University, has served in various capacities within the organization, the most recent as Senior Vice President of Business and Hockey Administration. Mudd will serve as President effective immediately.

“I would like to thank Michael Lehr for his continued support throughout the years and Greg Jamison for the opportunity to work for such a tremendous organization,” said Mudd. “I look forward to lead the Sharks on a day-to-day basis as we prepare for our fifth season of hockey in Worcester.”

President and CEO of the Worcester Sharks for the past four seasons, Lehr was promoted as the Executive Vice President of Business Development for Silicon Valley Sports & Entertainment (SVS&E). Lehr will remain as the Chief Executive Officer for the Worcester Sharks. 

The Sharks home opener at the DCU Center is Saturday, October 23.