Christopher R. Overholt

Chris Overholt was named Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Olympic Committee in August 2011. In his new role as CEO, Chris Overholt, reporting to the president and the board of directors, will be responsible for leading the organization. He joined the Canadian Olympic Committee in April 2010 in two roles; Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Chief Marketing Officer (CMO).

Overholt brings a long career of sports marketing success to the COC, most recently with the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League. As the Dolphins’ Vice President – Corporate Partnerships and Broadcasting, he was responsible for leading the organization’s efforts in selling corporate sponsorships as well as overseeing all of the team’s radio and television broadcast relationships.

Prior to joining the Dolphins, Overholt served as the Executive Vice President, Business Operations and Chief Marketing Officer of the Bank Atlantic Center and the Florida Panthers Hockey Club from 2003-2005. Previously, he was Vice President, Sales & Service of Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Ltd. from 1998-2003 where he was responsible for the marketing and ticket sales planning and execution of Canada’s two top professional sports enterprises, the NHL’s Toronto Maple Leafs and the NBA’s Toronto Raptors. Overholt joined MLSEL from the Toronto Raptors, where he had served as the Director, Corporate Marketing from 1996-1998.

Born in Toronto, Overholt is a 1987 graduate of the University of Western Ontario. He also graduated from the Harvard Business School Executive General Managers Program in 2001.

Olympic Club

Partner ProgramsSee All

RBC Training Ground

RBC Training Ground

Over the last 70 years, RBC has championed the growth of the Olympic Movement in Canada, by supporting grassroots initiatives…

Top Team Canada Fans of the Week

Al Redpath

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 322443 points
  • Earned this week: 7612 points

Teri-Lyn Stewart

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 55364 points
  • Earned this week: 7510 points

Judy Naslund

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 122557 points
  • Earned this week: 5065 points

Clay Naslund

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 296861 points
  • Earned this week: 4995 points

Kerri McGregor

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 301688 points
  • Earned this week: 4312 points

Ivy Tennis

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 226127 points
  • Earned this week: 2615 points

jasper fleming

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 9708 points
  • Earned this week: 2424 points

Adam Kohn

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 106140 points
  • Earned this week: 2265 points

Website by zync.ca | Programmed by Trew Knowledge | Powered by WordPress.com VIP