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Steve Mayer

Chief Content Officer & Executive Vice President, NHL

Steve Mayer joined the NHL in December 2015 as the Executive Vice President and Executive Producer of Programming & Creative Development. In September 2016, Mayer was promoted to Chief Content Officer and Executive Vice President. In his role, Mayers oversees the Events & Entertainment department at the NHL as well as the production and distribution of all original NHL content. Since joining the NHL, he has been the creative force behind several of the League’s most buzzworthy moments and storytelling initiatives. As the head of NHL Original Productions, Mayer has delivered a myriad of successful NHL projects from concept to completion, including Hockey 101 with Snoop Dogg, Quest For The Stanley Cup, Road to the NHL Winter Classic, The Great One on 1 with Wayne Gretzky, Skates Off, Cup Confidential, Behind the Glass, Lazlo Holmes and many others. Mayer also is the executive producer for each NHL tentpole event, including the NHL Winter Classic, NHL All-Star Game, NHL Stadium Series, NHL Heritage Classic, NHL Awards and NHL Draft, among other events. Prior to joining the NHL, Mayer spent 20 years with IMG. Most recently, he served as IMG’s Executive Producer and SVP of IMG Productions.