Report: Nike executive to be named president/CEO of Canucks

Vancouver radio station News 1130 says the team will introduce Zimmerman at a news conference later today.

Zimmerman was named CEO of Bauer Nike Hockey in 2003 after spending four years with Nike Golf.

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He played hockey at the University of Vermont and was an assistant coach at Babson College while in graduate school.