MONTREAL, Sept. 20 /CNW Telbec/ - Former NHL defenseman Bobby Dollas has
joined the new management team at Contact Image as the Vice President of
Business Development. In his new position, Dollas will launch the CI Sports &
Entertainment Division, providing large format printing and advertising
solutions to sports organizations & clubs, sporting good manufacturers and
retailers as well as to event promoters and entertainment-based companies.
Asked why he decided to make the jump from hockey player and coach to the
business world, Dollas explained, "From the time I started playing
professionally, I was impressed by the incredible power of promotion and
marketing. I've been on teams where the marketing was handled skilfully and
I've seen the difference it can make in the success of a franchise. My
experience with media and promotion teamed with Contact Image's expertise in
large-format printing will give clients in the sports and entertainment
industry a competitive edge."
Says Jim Topolniski, president of Contact Image, "As we move the company
in a new, niche-targeted direction, we wanted a fresh face to help promote our
comprehensive large-format printing and advertising capabilities. Bobby Dollas
brings the ideal mix of professionalism, charisma and results-oriented drive
to our new team."
Bobby Dollas began his professional hockey career as a first round draft
pick in 1983. He has played for the Canadian National team, The Winnipeg Jets,
Quebec Nordiques, Detroit Red Wings, Edmonton Oilers, Pittsburgh Penguins,
Calgary Flames and was Captain of the Anaheim Mighty Ducks during the
For over twenty-five years, Contact Image has been regarded as an expert
provider of large-format printing solutions. The first company to produce
quality image sublimation on fabric in Montreal, Contact Image is known for
implementing new technologies and innovative print applications.
Contact Image has recently been bolstered by new ownership and
transformed into a revitalized company with a solid new management team in
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