The news of experienced Tina Brullo joining World Series Hockey as competition operations manager, is another step in the direction keeping the promise of delivering a world class event and a valuable addition to the World Series Hockey team. Tina has over 15 years of extensive experience in managing international sports event operations which includes the 2011 Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix, 2011 AFC Asian Cup, 2009 Samsung Women’s Champions Trophy, 2009 ABN Amro Men’s Champions Trophy, 2006 Doha Asian Games, 2006 Melbourne Commonwealth Games, 2004 Athens Olympics among several others.
Apart from having played major role several global events, she was the competitions operations manager in the Hockey World Cup in 2010. Tina was responsible for organization of all aspects relating to competition to FIH standards, including all areas of field of play & warm up pitch, team training schedules and transport, procurement of sports specific and technical bench equipment, recruitment and training of sports specific volunteers, assisting Technical officials/Umpires, assisting with the accreditation process and zoning in the World Cup. She’s also had significant stints with sports associations, having worked with the International Hockey Federation (FIH), Cricket Australia and Hockey Australia. Continue reading →
Dennis Meredith (source: WSH)
World Series Hockey Organizing Team include big names not only in hockey such as former coaches/players/captains of India, administrators Dennis Meredith (member of the FIH panel of Tournament Directors) as Technical Director and Peter Von Reth (former Chairman of FIH Umpiring Committee) as sports technical manager but also veteran in sports management industry Preeti Pariat Mehta (Event Director of 2010 Hockey World Cup) as Event Director.
Technical Committee Members of World Series Hockey:
Dennis Meredith: Technical Director of WSH, has been responsible for multiple Olympic Games, Hockey World Cups, Champion Trophies, Commonwealth Games and Champions Challenges during his tenure with the FIH.
Joaquim Carvolho: Arjuna Award winning former coach and player of India
Ashish Ballal: Former Captain and recognized as one of the best goalkeepers of India
Dr MP Ganesh: Arjuna Award winning Former Coach and Captain of India
Peter Von Reth: Former Chairman of the FIH Umpiring Committee, has worked on multiple Olympic Games and Hockey World Cups as Umpire and Umpire Manager
Shahbaz Ahmed: World Cup winning captain of Pakistan, recognized as one of the best forwards in the history of the game
Zafar Iqbal: Olympic Gold Medalist and former Captain, has also served as the Chief National Coach for India
Ashish Ballal giving to tips his wards players during KSHA Super League 2011
And Event Director:
Preeti Pariat Mehta: over 23 years of vast experience in organizing global events across multiple sports like Cricket, Hockey, Golf, Polo, Aquatics, Billiards and Adventure Sports, has signed on with World Series Hockey as Event Director. Her notable assignments are ICC Cricket World Cups in 2011 & 2007, Champions League T20 in 2011 & 2009, ICC Champions Trophy in 2006, India Open Golf and the World Billiards Championships, apart from the 2010 Hockey World Cup in India. Continue reading →