Dave Torromeo (DT) and Tom Laidaw chat about former Olympic Gold Medal & NHL Coach Herb Brooks and leadership.
Herb Brooks was a college, USA team Olympic and NHL coach who motivated his players to achieve at the highest level. The Miracle on Ice movie was as much about Herb Brooks as it was a band of collegiate hockey players succeeding against the the world’s best Olympians.
Tom Laidlaw knows about motivation and leadership. Born in Canada and living on a diary farm he learned the meaning of hard work. After landing a hockey scholarship he went on to become the four year captain of his collegiate team who went on to the finals in his senior year. Tom is best known as a former New York Ranger and LA Kings professional hockey player. After retiring Tom became a NHL player’s representative. and currently has his own companies: Laidlaw Sports Management , Post Game Strategies and wellness company True Grit Life.