Richardson Named GM At Oshawa

OSHAWA, Ontario (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment has named Mike Richardson GM of Ontario’s new Oshawa Sports & Entertainment Complex.

Richardson was most recently general manager at the Sarnia Sports and Entertainment Center, and director of event operations at St. John’s Mile One Stadium before that.

“The Oshawa sports and entertainment complex will be the marquee sports and entertainment facility that serves not only as the new home of the Oshawa Generals, but also all residents of Durham Region,” said Richardson. “This is a great opportunity to bring quality and popular sports and entertainment events to Oshawa and I’m excited to be taking on this new role.”

The 6,400-capacity facility is scheduled to open in fall of 2006. –by CelebrityAccess Staff Writers