Dan Marshall joined the Orr Hockey Group in November, shop 2012 and is responsible for overseeing the recruitment, development and servicing of Orr Hockey clients in the Mid-Atlantic region of the US, which includes among others, the New York, New Jersey and Connecticut areas.

Since 1989, Dan has developed elite junior, college, and professional athletes and has worked at both the National Hockey League (NHL) and American Hockey League (AHL) levels. He served as the Director of Player Development for the New York Islanders and also as the Head Coach of the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, the Islander’s AHL affiliate (2001-07).

During this time, Dan worked closely with a young Zdeno Chara (now captain of the Stanley Cup Champion Boston Bruins and a former Norris Trophy winner). Dan has worked with many NHL players and has helped prepare and develop each individual player to succeed at the pro level. Prior to his working at the NHL and AHL levels, Dan founded Canadian Elite Hockey in 1992 which was responsible for developing numerous Junior A and NCAA Elite athletes.

Having worked in amateur scouting in the OHL, USHL and NHL, Dan has developed a keen eye for elite prospects. His passion is in developing character athletes to become the best player/person they can be while helping them fulfill their dream of playing in the National Hockey League.

Originally a native of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Dan resides in Nesconset, New York with his wife Dierdre and his daughters, Gabrielle, Nicholle, and Natallie.

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