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Ken Holland is a Canadian-American ice hockey executive and former goaltender. Holland is currently the president of hockey operations and general manager of the Edmonton Oilers of the National Hockey League.
Holland assumed his role in Edmonton on May 7, 2019, after a long front office tenure with the Detroit Red Wings, serving as executive vice president and general manager of the club from 1997 to 2019 and winning three Stanley Cup championships.
|Net Worth||$50 million|
|Occupation||Ice hockey executive, Former goaltender|
Kenneth Mark Holland was born on November 10, 1955 (age 66 years) in Vernon, Canada.
In 2009, Holland was listed as second-best overall on Sports Illustrated’s list of the top sports executives of the 2000s. As a goaltender, Holland was drafted in the 12th round, 188th overall by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1975 NHL Entry Draft. He played four NHL games with the Hartford Whalers and the Red Wings between 1980 and 1984.
Ken Holland took a job with the Red Wings as a scout in Western Canada after his playing career ended. He subsequently served seven years as Director of Amateur Scouting and three as assistant general manager. On July 18, 1997, he was promoted to general manager, executive vice president and alternate governor of the Detroit Red Wings.
The 2012–13 season was his 16th as general manager and his 30th year overall with the Red Wings organization. He has won the Stanley Cup four times with Detroit: the first in 1997 as assistant general manager and goaltending coach, and the latter three as general manager in 1998, 2002 and 2008.
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With Detroit, Holland gained a reputation as one of the most successful general managers in the NHL. Under his leadership as GM the Red Wings won the Central Division ten times, the regular-season Conference title five times, the Presidents’ Trophy four times, and the Stanley Cup three times, and won more regular-season games (789) and postseason games (118) than any other NHL team.
On August 14, 2014, the Red Wings announced they signed Ken Holland to a four-year contract extension through the end of the 2017–18 season. On April 7, 2018, the Red Wings announced they signed Holland to a two-year contract extension through the end of the 2019–20 season.
On April 19, 2019, the Red Wings announced that Holland had been promoted to senior vice president of the team, and signed a multi-year contract extension. This promotion was done in part to accommodate hiring Steve Yzerman as general manager.
On May 7, 2019, the Edmonton Oilers named Ken Holland general manager and president of hockey operations. The deal was for a reported five-year term and filled a GM spot that had been open since January.
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Ken Holland’s salary for 2022 ranges from $15 million to $20 million, but with bonuses, benefits and various other compensation, he made significantly more than his salary in the year 2020.
Ken Holland is married to his longtime girlfriend Cindi Holland. His wife Cindi is a private person and live in suburban Detroit. The couple has four children: Brad Holland, Julie Holland, Rachel Holland, and Greg Holland. On July 12, 2011, Holland, his wife Cindi, and their youngest daughter Rachel Holland became United States citizens. Holland’s youngest son, Greg Holland, was sworn in on July 15, 2011.
Ken Holland net worth
How much is Ken Holland worth? Ken Holland net worth is estimated at around $50 million. His main source of income is from his career as a ice hockey executive and former goaltender. Holland successful career has earned him some luxurious lifestyles and some fancy cars trips. He is one of the richest and influential ice hockey executives in Canada.