Louis Robitaille, Director of Hockey Operations and Head Coach of the Gatineau Olympiques, confirms various positions in the hockey department for the next season.
Martin Raymond will act as assistant to the Director of Hockey Operations.
Maxime Joyal will act as special advisor to hockey operations.
Jean-François Fortin will act as Director of Player Development.
Patrick Desrosiers will act as Director of Player Recruitment.
Under his leadership, Mr. Desrosiers will have Robert Goulet as his assistant. In addition, Mr. Desrosiers will be able to count on the services of scouts veterans as well as a few new faces. Here is a list of the different scouts that make up the team for the next season.
Tim Boyce (Nova Scotia Territory).
Sylvain Caron (Montreal region).
Fabien Laniel (Montreal’s South Shore region).
Luc-André Mauzeroll (Outaouais region).
Philipe Richer (New Brunswick Territory).
Dave Thériault (Montreal Region).
Philippe Tremblay (Quebec City region).
“I am very happy and proud to surround myself with professional and experienced people, which will add credibility to our organization. Patrick [Desrosiers] was able to set up a structure and a team of scouts that will perform in the goal of building through the draft. Our diverse team will be one of our strengths for years to come. An organization as prestigious as the Olympiques must employ the best professionals in the field in order to return to the path of success. This is what we have been doing for the past few weeks” – Louis Robitaille.