CHL Leaders

CHL Leaders

So we know that no league in the world develops and sends more players to the NHL, but did you know, that the CHL is also one of the world leaders in providing scholarship support for hockey players continuing education? CHL Leaders is dedicated to telling the stories of those who used the CHL'S Education program to launch their life after hockey.

Recent Episodes

April 13, 2021

CHL Leaders Podcast - Episode 12 - Tuesday April 13th.

We’ll chat with WHL grad Luke Siemens, who’s now a Wealth Management Advisor at Canadian Western Bank!! We’ll find out how he mad…

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April 6, 2021

CHL Leaders Podcast - Episode 11 - Tuesday April 6th.

On this week's show, we’ll chat with WHL grad Adam Henry, who’s now a Financial Advisor for pro hockey players at Harbourfront We…

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March 30, 2021

CHL Leaders Podcast - Episode 10 - Tuesday March 30th.

On this week's show, we’ll chat with OHL grad Chris Perugini, who’s now a Partner Success Manager at U.S. Bank!! We’ll find out h…

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March 23, 2021

CHL Leaders Podcast - Episode 9 - Tuesday March 23rd.

On this week’s show, We’ll chat with WHL grad Torrin White, who’s now back in the league, as an educational advisor for the Medi…

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March 16, 2021

CHL Leaders - Episode 8 - Tuesday March 16th.

On this week’s show, we’ll chat with OHL grad Matt Tipoff, who’s now a Senior Account Manager at the Business Development Bank of…

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March 9, 2021

CHL Leaders Podcast - Episode 7 - Tuesday March 9th.

We’ll chat with Jake Brennan, who spent time playing in both the Q and the O. After getting his degree at Queen’s University, now…

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About the Hosts

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Gino Reda


Gino has been a mainstay on TSN for over 30 years - we are proud to have had him serve as host of Junior Hockey Magazine’s weekly radio show & Podcast. During his regular duties at TSN, Gino hosts 7-ELEVEN THAT’S HOCKEY, Canada’s #1 daily hockey magazine show on all the latest hockey news.
Reda joined TSN in 1988 as a reporter and was quickly promoted to host of SPORTSCENTRE (then called SportsDesk). He anchored more than 3,000 shows over 12 years before taking over the reins of 7-ELEVEN THAT’S HOCKEY in 2002.

During his tenure, he has hosted numerous sporting events, including the World Juniors, FIFA World Cup, and Olympic Games.

Reda devotes much of his time to giving back. He has been a strong supporter of World Vision Canada and Special Olympics Canada for more than 15 years

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Adam Skully

Senior Writer & Producer

Over the past 10 years, Adam has been our main writer, producer and occasional host for Junior Hockey Magazine over the ver the past 10 years. A former OHL Player (drafted by the Erie Otters in 2008) Adam knows and understands the key events and issues within the CHL.

He is a graduate of the Toronto College of Sports Media and is also a key part of the production team with TSN’s Golf Talk Canada where he serves as a writer, producer and reporter there as well.