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Encyclopedia > Jeffrey Vanderbeek

Jeffrey Vanderbeek is the owner of the New Jersey Devils, a professional ice hockey team in the National Hockey League. Vanderbeek, a New Jersey native and Devils season ticket holder since the late 1980s, became a minority owner when Puck Holdings, an affiliate of YankeeNets, purchased the team in 2000. In 2004 he bought the team outright and resigned his position as an executive vice president of Lehman Brothers,[1] whom he joined in 1984.[2] He was ranked the ninth highest paid executive of 2002 by Business Week with pay totaling over $29 million.[3] Vanderbeek has been a strong proponent of the Newark Arena,[4] which is expected to open in 2007.[5] The New Jersey Devils are a professional ice hockey team based in East Rutherford, New Jersey. ... Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... NHL redirects here. ... Yankee Global Enterprises LLC (Yankee Global) was formed in 1999, and is the owner of the New York Yankees baseball club and the YES Network cable channel. ... Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. ... BusinessWeek is a business magazine published by McGraw-Hill. ... Architects model of the Newark Arena. ...


References

  1. ^ "Wall Street Executive to Buy Devils", The New York Times, 2004-03-03. Retrieved on 2006-11-15.
  2. ^ Lehman Brothers Holdings, Form DEF 14A. Filed 2002-03-01. Retrieved on 2006-11-15.
  3. ^ Lavelle, Louis. "Exec Pay: More Pain for CEOs", Business Week, 2003-03-21. Retrieved on 2006-11-15.
  4. ^ Brennan, John. "Newark approves $200M for arena", The Record (Bergen County), 2002-10-17.
  5. ^ Rotstein, Gary. "$290M in funding tight, but doable, for arena", Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 2006-07-31. Retrieved on 2006-08-30.

 
 

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