Winchester, MA (January 3, 2021) – The Boston Imperials announced the hiring of Steve Kauffman as their Director of Hockey Operations. Steve has extensive experience in youth hockey with over 20 years of experience. For the last 10 years, Steve has been General Manager of the Rhode Island Hitmen Hockey Club as well as been a staple as head coach of the 14U team where in 2 of those years he led them to the 14U Nationals. Steve has a strong track record of moving players on to Midget, Prep, Junior, College, and Pro Hockey.
Steve will continue to work with the Premier Hockey League of New England and in the summer, he owns and operates a program called Little Rhody Hockey.
“Our goal with the Boston Imperials is be the most professionally run club in New England and Steve’s experience helps us achieve that goal. His skill in relating to parents and players, as well as his respect among his hockey peers was a critical factor in our decision. Also, and more importantly, he embodies our culture of hard-work and never stop getting better attitude which is what permeates our organization,” commented Club Owner, Dennis Franczak.