Stanzel Moves Up To NHL With Wild

HOUSTON – The Houston Aeros of the American Hockey League announced that 2003 ECHL Media Relations Director of the Year Ryan Stanzel has been named media relations and team services coordinator for the Minnesota Wild of the National Hockey League.

The Texas Wildcatters are the ECHL affiliate of the Aeros of the AHL and the Wild of the NHL.

The Aeros promoted the 29 year old to vice president of communications and administration in July after four seasons as director of communications.

He worked two seasons as the director of media and community relations for the Louisiana IceGators before joining Houston.