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David Braley bust. A member of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame.
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David Braley

Executive Career

Owner and President of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats
1989 - 1991

Owner of the BC Lions
1997 - Present

Canadian Football League (CFL) Intern Commissioner

Owner of the Toronto Argonauts
2010 - 2015

Awards and Honours

Grey Cup Participation as an Executive
1989, 2000, 2004, 2006, 2011, 2012 (6)

Grey Cup Winning Team(s) as an Executive
2000, 2006, 2011, 2012 (4)

A former owner of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, David Braley has served as the chair of the CFL's Board of Governors and the CFL's interim commissioner from March 2002 to November 2002. A leader among his peers on the Board of Governors, David's efforts in recent years including taking ownership of the Toronto Argonauts have stabilized the CFL and helped spurred its unprecedented growth.

Senator David Braley acquired the BC Lions in 1997 and his long history of success in business quickly translated to the gridiron as the team captured the Grey Cup in 2000, 2006 and 2011.

Under his leadership, the Lions are recognized as one of British Columbia's model citizens, a team active in charitable and community endeavors focused on health and wellness, public education and the development of amateur football.

Inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame and Museum in 2012 as a builder.

Class of 2012

Jack AbendschanDamon AllenDavid BraleyPeter ConnellanHarvey JonesEric Lapointe

Milton Stegall

Football Reporters of Canada

Steve MiltonDan Ralph

Braley, David
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