The Harvard Club of Miami


cordially invites you to participate in the 

Inside the Business of the NHL - Panthers vs. Detroit Red Wings

Thursday, April 21, 2022

4:00 - 9:30pm

FLA Live Arena  1 Panther Pkwy Sunrise, Florida 33323

Join Harvard, HBS South Florida, Yale Club of South Florida and Wharton Club of South Florida at FLA Live Arena as the Panthers take on the Detroit Red Wings! Before the game join us for a talk with Panthers Chief Strategy Officer, Sam Doerr to see the changing landscape on the business side of the NHL and the Panthers. We will also be having a networking Happy Hour at the conclusion of the speaking engagement.

4pm-5pm: NHL Business Talk with Sam Doerr (Check in at Club/Suite Entrance)
5pm-6pm: Happy Hour (Cash Bar)
7pm puck drop: Panthers vs Red Wings

Cost (Club Section seats):
$41 per person (+$5.75 ticketmaster fee)

Includes, parking, pre-game event, happy hour and hockey game.


Sam Doerr
Florida Panthers Chief Strategy Officer

Prior to joining the Panthers, Doerr served as the Arizona Coyotes Vice President, Innovation and Revenue Strategy. With the Coyotes, Doerr oversaw social media, food and beverage, merchandise as well as the club's strategy and business analytics departments and served as a connection between all revenue generating departments. Doerr also worked closely with the Tucson Roadrunners, Arizona's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, to implement best practices.

Before his time with the Coyotes, Doerr spent three years as the Vice President of Business Operations at Phoenix Rising Football Club. During his time with the Rising, the team consistently broke the club's ticket sales records, including a 21-match-and-counting streak of sellouts at home.

Doerr began his career in the United Soccer League (USL) as the first official hire for San Antonio FC in 2016. As the club's Business and Soccer Operations Manager, he helped build the newly created club into one of the most well-known brands across the USL.

Prior to his USL career, he served as Assistant Athletic Director for South Dakota State University and Franchise Marketing Manager for Spurs Sports & Entertainment.

Doerr resides in Fort Lauderdale with his wife and son.