Brooklyn born (Canarsie) business owner and Sherman Connecticut resident, Alan Friedman is in his second venture in professional hockey. Alan owned the 2008-09 EPHL regular season champion Brooklyn Aces which set merchandise and sponsorship high marks for the league last year. The Aces also brought in former NHL players Nick Fotiu and Ron Duguay for promotions which received national publicity and media coverage throughout North America. In addition, Alan contracted the Howard Stern Show Staff members to play in an exhibition game.
In reviewing his ownership options, Alan has made the commitment to Danbury because of the passion and dedication of the fans, calling this the #1 market in minor league hockey.
Alan's duties also include sales to go along with his day to day running of the behind the scenes team operations along side with Herm.
Alan is a charitable supporter of the New York City PBA and FDNY and has been actively involved in the philanthropic events of Danbury.
A private industry businessman, Alan has owned Greenpoint Scrap Metal for over 20 years. Alan is an avid hockey player, and works on the staff for the New York Mets fantasy camp every year.
Alan's pride and joy are his children Alyssa and Michael, along with Gianna and C.J., you can find Alan in the stands along side his wife Debra at Whaler games.