The Saskatchewan Roughriders held their 2017-18 Annual General Meeting June 20th in the Shumiatcher Room at the Conexus Arts Centre.
2017-18 AGM ANNOUNCEMENTS
During the financial report, Saskatchewan Roughrider Chief Financial Officer Kent Paul revealed the Football Club reported a profit of $781,930. The Club recorded operating revenues of $37.3 million.
Gate receipts generated $16.7 million in revenue for the 2017 season, up slightly from the prior year thanks in part to the Inaugural Season at Mosaic Stadium.
The Club continued to set the pace in merchandise sales among the nine CFL teams. The Club recorded $6.8 million in sales, which was a $612,000 increase from the prior year.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
The Board of Directors welcomed two new members as Mackenzie Firby and Douglas Hodson were elected for a three-year term. Continuing with the Board are Arnie Arnott, Randy Beattie, Barry Clarke, Rhonda Ekstrom, Terri Harris, Dave Pettigrew, Jeff Stusek, Rob Vanderhooft.
Wayne Morsky was re-elected as Chair.
The Club would like to acknowledge and thank Joel Teal and Robert Leurer for their dedication and leadership to the Roughriders Board of Directors.