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BC Soccer welcomes PJ Aucoin as the new Manager of Competitions

PJ joins BC Soccer from Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment

November 15th, 2022 - Vancouver BC

BC Soccer is pleased to welcome PJ Aucoin as the new Manager of Competitions for the organization. A proud husband to Pam and father of two prospect soccer players, PJ is joining the Association after spending the last 10 years in the sports and entertainment industry with Calgary Sports and Entertainment Corporation, Edmonton Entertainment Group and Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment. With vast experience in Leadership in Business Operations, Game Operations, Marketing and Events he spearheaded the transition and integration of the Toronto Argonauts into Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment. In the new role with BC Soccer, PJ will lead the areas of competition development, enhancement of game day environments at BC Soccer competitions and support the delivery of key BC Soccer programs, including Provincial Championships, BCSPL and League1 BC.

PJ’s Career achievements include award winning Game Presentation with the Calgary Flames, Edmonton Oilers, and working the 2016 Rio Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The new addition to the BC Soccer staff will join the team on Wednesday, November 16th.

Safe Sport Statement

BC Soccer believes that everyone involved in soccer has the right to participate in safe and inclusive environments free of abuse, harassment, discrimination, and to enjoy the sport at whatever level or capacity they participate in. The welfare of everyone involved in soccer is the foremost consideration and in particular, the protection of children in the sport is the responsibility of everyone involved.

About BC Soccer

Established in 1904, BC Soccer is the largest provincial sports organization (PSO) in BC and the third largest soccer-specific PSO in Canada with over 150,000 participants, consisting of registered players, coaches, referees, administrators and soccer leaders. As a professional not-for-profit society and a member of Canada Soccer, BC Soccer is committed to providing the widest opportunities for existing and potential participants, as well as provide support in the most effective and appropriate way for current players, parents, volunteers, member clubs, leagues, and districts.