Head Equipment Manager
Vinny Ferraiuolo enters his 13th season as equipment manager, his fifth as head equipment manager with San Jose’s top development affiliate in the American Hockey League.
Before joining the Sharks, Ferraiuolo spent a season with the Bridgeport Sound Tigers and three with the Providence Bruins, including part of the Calder Cup Champions club in 1999. Ferraiuolo was named as equipment manager for the 2000 and 2009 AHL All-Star Classics for Planet USA.
The 31-year-old native of Roanoke, Va. has also served as the assistant equipment manager for the New York Islanders and head equipment manager for the Texas Wildcatters (a now-defunct ECHL team) and the Wheeling Nailers (ECHL). He resides in Worcester.