Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment
Nick Eaves is the Chief Venues & Operations Officer at Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment. Eaves joined MLSE in September 2016 and is responsible for overseeing the Operations, Facilities and Security functions as well as venue development and construction.
A veteran in the sports and entertainment industry, Eaves comes to MLSE from Woodbine Entertainment Group where he was at the helm of the organization from 2010 to 2015 as President and Chief Executive Officer. Eaves led the transformation of the organization’s business model to drive operational performance across all lines of the business including live event, broadcasting, technology, hospitality and retail operations.
Eaves is a member of the Board of Directors of Woodbine Entertainment Group and the Jockey Club of Canada. He is also on Tourism Toronto’s Board of Directors and Chair of the Finance & Audit Committee. Eaves is an active community member and volunteers his time with United Way Toronto, Ernestine’s Women’s Shelter, Youth Without Shelter, Out of the Cold Program and Toronto Leaside Girls Hockey Association. Eaves holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Western Ontario.