John A. Davidson

President of Hockey Operations / Alternate Governor

John Davidson, President of Hockey Operations and Alternate Governor of the Columbus Blue Jackets, became a member of the Columbus Partnership in 2014.

Davidson is one of hockey’s most respected figures and has enjoyed a long and distinguished career that spans four decades.  Prior to his successful stint with the St. Louis Blues, he was the longtime analyst for New York Rangers games on Madison Square Garden Network (MSG), as well as various NHL national broadcast partners in the United States and Canada. His outstanding work during a 20-plus year broadcasting career earned him numerous honors.

The Columbus Blue Jackets are a professional ice hockey team based in Columbus, Ohio, United States. They are members of the Metropolitan Division of the Eastern Conference of the National Hockey League (NHL).  The Blue Jackets play their home games at Nationwide Arena in downtown Columbus, which opened in 2000.  They are affiliated with the Springfield Falcons of the AHL and the Kalamazoo Wings of the ECHL.