NAIT grads behind the Edmonton Oilers

Gene Principe, Tony Brar, Chelsea Bird and more!

Everyone knows the names Connor McDavid, Leon Draisatl and Stuart Skinner. But they’re not the only ones putting on a show every time the Edmonton Oilers take to the ice. For every goal scored, every power play killed, every game won, there’s a team behind the scenes bringing you the details – on TV, radio, online and more.

Here’s a selection of NAIT grads from the roster responsible for the off-ice magic, including the likes of Gene Principe, Tony Brar and many more. Go team!

Chelsea Bird

Radio and Television – Radio ’12, Edmonton Oilers in-game host


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Tony Brar

Bachelor of Business Administration – Accounting ’16, Radio and Television – TV ’18, Reporter and host for the Edmonton Oilers

Learn what you can do with a NAIT Radio and Television – Radio diploma

Brendan Escott

Radio and Television – TV ’18, Producer and fill-in host of Oilers Now with Bob Stauffer on 630 CHED

Peter Go

Radio and Television – TV ’18, Handheld camera operator


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Cam Moon

Radio and Television Arts ’93, Edmonton Oilers play-by-play


Learn what you can do with a NAIT Radio and Television – TV diploma

Gene Principe

Radio and Television Arts ’86, Sports Reporter for Rogers Media

Baillie Scheetz

Radio and Television – TV ’15, Edmonton Oilers social media

Reid Wilkins

Radio and Television – TV ’99, Host of Inside Sports and Oilers hockey on 630 CHED Oilers pre/post game shows

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