Media Release: Football Federation NT appoints new CEO

Media Release: Football Federation NT appoints new CEO

Football Federation NT appoints new CEO

Football Federation NT acting Chairman, Stuart Kenny today announced the appointment of Bruce Stalder as their new Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

Bruce’s experience extends over 20 years in operations, event management and sports administration, including 11 years as a senior administrator in the highly competitive Hyundai A League. He has worked for and with a number of key organisations like the Gold Coast Indy, ARL, NRL, NBL, Conrad Jupiters, AEG Ogden and FFA.

“ After an comprehensive search we are confident that Bruce brings the skills and experience required to lead Football Federation NT through its next stage of development”.

“ The FFNT Board and I look forward to supporting Bruce as we deliver our long term goal of capitalising on our strong particpation numbers, increasing our regional indigenous engagement and growing the role of women and girls in all aspects of football”, said Kenny.

“ As we undertake the next phase of our strategic review we believe that Bruce is the right person to lead Football NT as we seek to work with Government, our Clubs and the grassroots to build a common vision for the growth of football in NT and to achieve an organisation that can plan and deliver such a vision”.

Stalder said “ I am delighted to continue to serve the game of football and in such an iconic and amazing place as the Northern Territory. A place rich with opportunity. I am committed to working with the Board, our member clubs and the greater football family of volunteers, coaches, players, match officials and fans to ensure the growth and sustainability of our game. I look forward also to engaging productively with government and the business community to develop a mutually beneficial future.”

For more information please contact Football Federation NT on (08) 8928 1006

End media release.

10 November 2016