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Figure Skating Director At Protec Ponds, Eleanor Reiss looks to expand her teaching skills and experience while taking beginner skaters into more advanced and competitive programs. All this being done in a team setting with coaches of every level, to ensure dynamic growth in step with USFSA standards. Coach Reiss has worked with rinks in the past, most recently as Figure Skating Director, managing 12 skating coaches with responsibility for private and learn to skate activities. Her professional accolades include a double gold medal in figure and freestyle in 1982, and she was also a Canadian gold medalist. Eleanor is a USFSA and PSA member, category “A”.
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Sales and Marketing Director Mike grew up in Bridgewater, NJ and played Ice Hockey for the Bridgewater-Raritan Panthers. He then gained his Bachelor of Science in Finance at the University of Delaware. After graduating, Mike took a position at Protec as a Building Manager in 2009 and since has held various titles including Food and Beverage Manager, and his current role as Director of Sales and Marketing/ Web Admin.
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Manager of Hockey Administration Rob Cacioppo has been with Protec since 2010 after earning his B.S. in sport management from Rutgers University with a minor in organizational leadership. At Rutgers, Rob was a member of the Exercise Science and Sport Management Club and was the vice president and an alternate captain of the intercollegiate roller hockey team. For over a decade, he has organized an annual roller hockey event that has raised funds for charities such as Hockey Fights Cancer, the Marfan Foundation, and the Lustgarten Foundation, and he has utilized his event planning skills to make the Protec Adult Hockey League the best adult hockey league in the area. With a focus on unique league features such as game recaps and power rankings, Rob has set the PTAHL apart from its competitors, expanding the league from five teams to over twenty. In addition, Rob uses his experience as an ice resurfacer driver and a building manager to oversee the ice department and ensure that the ice quality is as high as possible for all of Protec’s customers.
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Building and Ice Operations Manager Chris has been with Protec since the summer of 2016 to which he brought over 20 years of Facility Management experience. He is a member of NEISMA (North East Ice Skating Managers Association), U.S. Ice Rink Association (formerly STAR) where he was certified as an Ice Technician in 2008, and ISI (Ice Skating Institute) where he was certified as an Arena Operator, also in 2008. Chris Morales gained a Bachelors of Construction Management at SUNY Oswego in 2004 where he also played D3 hockey as a defenseman. After graduating Chris worked for various rinks and rink management companies as an Operations Manager, Facility Manager and Zamboni Driver, and ran roller skating, hockey and figure skating programs for the boys and girls clubs in NYC. He has now taken over the building and ice operations at Protec Ponds, and takes much pride in the high standard of ice quality he has quickly achieved.
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