Dean Keller named New Owner of the North Okanagan Knights Junior Hockey Club in the KIJHL.
Dean Keller the CEO of Need A Lift Truck Services Limited has purchased 100% Ownership rights to the North Okanagan Knights Junior Hockey Club in the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League (KIJHL). The full sale was voted and passed by all 19 Governor’s in the KIJHL.
Dean has been involved in hockey for a number of years. He spent ten years on the board of directors with the South Okanagan Minor Hockey Association (SOMHA). He served as SOMHA President for four years. Two years ago Dean joined the board of directors with the Okanagan Mainline Amateur Hockey Association (OMAHA).
Dean’s goals for the North Okanagan Knights will be to provide stability and a new positive direction for the Hockey Club. He is looking forward to help build the North Okanagan Knights into a successful franchise in the KIJHL and for the community of Armstrong and Spallumcheen.
Dean is dedicated, enthusiastic and has the leadership qualities to bring the Knights organization to a level of significance. He is very excited to help improve the organization on and off the ice.
“I am extremely excited about being the new owner of the North Okanagan Knights Hockey Club. Today we start the re-build process of this franchise. I really want to see our staff members, players, volunteers and fans working together to achieve success as a team. I believe we can move this hockey club forward in a positive direction.” Dean Keller, North Okanagan Knights Hockey Club.