Position: SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, COMMUNICATIONS
Donald Beauchamp is entering his 22nd year with the Canadiens organization. He was named Vice President
Communications, on March 6, 2002. As a senior executive, he oversees the club’s communications strategy, and
manages all aspects of the Canadiens’ presence in the community.
Beauchamp, who is a member of the board of directors of the Montreal Canadiens Children’s Foundation,
supports several humanitarian organizations, including the Heart and Stroke Foundation as well as En Coeur,
an organization that provides help and support to children suffering from cardiac illnesses. Donald joined
the Canadiens in September 1993, following eight years as Director of Public Relations and Marketing with
Hockey Canada in Calgary. As a representative of Hockey Canada, he played a key role at three consecutive
Winter Olympics; Calgary (1988), Albertville (1992) and Lillehammer (1994), as well as four World Hockey
Championships; Switzerland (1990), Finland (1991), Czechoslovakia (1992) and Germany (1993).
Donald studied Communications at Ottawa University from 1982 to 1985 and completed a certificate in
Public Relations Management from Royal Roads University in Victoria, B.C. in 2007. A former goaltender, he
played with the Trois-Rivières Draveurs in the QMJHL, in 1979-80. He was born in Montreal on January 11, 1962.