Directors Club: Learning from the World’s Top Hockey Organizations

Hockey Directors Club - Hockey Factories
Learn the secrets behind top programs like Shattuck-St. Mary's and Frölunda HC.

In the third Directors Club with Mike Bonelli of the season, Mike welcomes Hockey Factories author Matt Dumouchelle to share key takeaways from researching and interviewing the people behind the top development organizations in hockey.

Some of the key insights you’ll learn:

  • Why are players attracted to these programs?
  • How do these “Hockey Factories” retain players?
  • What are the attributes in players the leaders in these organizations look for?
  • What are some of the roadblocks to success?

Listen to the full webinar on The Directors Club Podcast! Subscribe to The Coaches Site Podcast Network now on Spotify and Apple Podcasts to hear all episodes.

Check out all previous Directors Club webinars and join us for the next live webinar by signing up below!


You can join the fourth webinar of the season on Thursday, February 16th  @ 5pm PST/8pm EST.

Mike and a panel of special guests will tackle how program leaders can work with diversity groups to create pathways of access, and develop a culture of being proactive in developing and fostering relationships to create a more diverse and inclusive game.

The panel includes:

  • Malik Garvin – Executive Director, Ice Hockey in Harlem
  • Kevin Hodgson – Executive Director, HEROS Hockey
  • Anthony Benavides – Director, Clark Park Coalition Detroit

Be a part of the discussion by registering to save your spot for FREE! You will receive an email with the webinar link following registration.

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Michael Bonelli

Currently the owner of Mike Bonelli Hockey Solutions, Bonelli has over 35 years of program building and planning experience for ice hockey. He has coached at every level of hockey and is considered as an expert in youth hockey programming, development, retention, and communication.

Bonelli currently works in advisory roles with some of the best support groups in the business of hockey including USA Hockey, USA Floorball, NHL teams like the NY Rangers, NY Islanders and NJ Devils, The Coaches Site, Power Player assessment program, CoachThem drill and practice software, Edge Boss Hockey training aids.

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