Position: DIRECTOR OF MEDIA RELATIONS
Dominick Saillant enters his 19th year as a member of the Canadiens Communications Department, and
his 13th as Director of Media Relations. He is responsible for all aspects of the club’s media relations on
a daily basis. He began his career with the Ottawa Senators when they entered the NHL in 1992, before
joining the Canadiens in August 1996. He was recruited by the National Hockey League Public Relations
Department on three occasions, including the 1996 Stanley Cup Finals. In the summer of 2005, Dominick
worked at the FINA World Aquatic Games, held in Montreal, as Director of the Press Center. Over the past
four years (2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014), Dominick is one of the Canadiens representative in Le Grand Défi
Pierre Lavoie, a 1,000-km cycling marathon to promote healthy life habits among young people and support
hereditary orphan disease research through the GO Foundation’s scholarships and grants.
A native of Montmorency, a suburb of Quebec City, Dominick Saillant earned a Bachelor in Communications
from the University of Ottawa in 1990.
A native of Montmorency, a suburb of Quebec City, Dominick Saillant earned a Bachelor in Communications from the University of Ottawa in 1990.