News release from the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum:
Jeff Alcox receives Certified Ice Technician Designation
(December 3, 2014) – Jeff Alcox, Operations Supervisor at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, has recently completed and passed exams to become a Certified Ice Technician (CIT). CIT professional designation, recognized by the National Hockey League (NHL), is the most highly regarded professional designation for ice rink operations professionals.
To achieve the CIT designation, an individual must complete three operational courses and exams in areas including Basic Refrigeration, Ice Making and Painting Technologies, and Ice Maintenance and Equipment Operations.
Alcox traveled to trainings in three different states to complete his courses and exams, and he is the only person at the Memorial Coliseum to hold this professional designation.
About the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum
The Allen County War Memorial Coliseum is the tri-state area’s leading sports, entertainment and tradeshow facility, hosting over 1,000,000 visitors annually. Serving northeast Indiana, northwest Ohio and southern Michigan, the 80-acre Memorial Coliseum and Expo Center complex is host to the Fort Wayne Komets (ECHL), the Fort Wayne Mad Ants (NBADL) and the Fort Wayne Derby Girls (WFTDA). The facility also hosts national concerts, family shows, business and consumer events, the area’s largest tradeshows and private gatherings. For more information, visit www.memorialcoliseum.com.