Marc Bergevin

by MKhanal 06 Jul,2021
Marc Bergevin
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Marc Bergevin
  • Birth Place Monteal
  • Net Worth $5 Million
  • Nationality Canadian
  • Ethnicity White
  • Profession General Manager
  • Currently Working For Montreal Canadiens
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Ruth Bergevin
  • Children Wes, Elle, and Rhett
  • Religion Christian

Marc Bergevin is a well-known Canadian professional ice hockey executive and a former player. Marc is currently working as the general manager of the Montreal Canadiens in the National Hockey League. Bergevin played in the NHL for two decades as a defenseman for almost a dozen of teams. 

Marc Bergevin was born on August 11, 1965, in Montreal, Quebec. He is among the two children born to his parents. He has a sister named Carole Bergevin. His father was a firefighter. Bergevin stands six feet and weighs 84 kg. 

Marc Bergevin's Career as a Player in the NHL

Marc started playing hockey from a very early age. He was part of his High School and University hockey team. As a youth player, Bergevin played in the Quebec International Pee-Wee Hockey Tournament for Ville-Edward. Marc listed his name for the 1983 NHL draft. Chicago Blackhawks drafted him in the third round, 59th overall pick. 

Marc was part of the Chicoutimi Sagueneens in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League in his first season. He made his senior debut in 1984. He spent his first five years with the team and then got traded to New York Islanders. While his time with the club, Bergevin mostly played in the American Hockey League for Springfield Indians and led the team to consecutive Calder Cups. 

After completing the 1991/92 season, Bergevin moved to Tampa Bay Lighting and remained with the team for three seasons. In the next few years, Marc moved to numerous clubs, eventually retiring after completing the 2003/4 season. He finished his career with 36 goals, 145 assists for 181 points, and 1,090 penalty minutes. 

Career as coach and Executive

Shortly after his retirement, the Blackhawks hired him as the professional scout. In 2008, Marc started working as an assistant coach for the Blackhawks. The following season, He was appointed the team's director of player personnel. In 2012, Bergevin was named general manager and executive vice president of the Montreal Canadiens after working as the Chicago Blackhawks assistant general manager for a year. 

In 2013/14, Marc finished second for the General Manager of the year Award. He is still the general manager of the franchise and is in his tenth year. 

Married Life of Marc Bergevin 

Marc is a married man living a happy married life along with his wife and their children. Bergevin tied his wedding knot along with his longtime girlfriend, Ruth Bergevin. The duo is proud parents of three children Wes, Elle, and Rhett. Bergevin is very private about his personal life and has successfully kept his family away from the public. 

Net Worth, Earnings, and Salary

Marc Bergevin has an estimated net worth of more than $5 Million. He has earned most of his net worth through his two-decades-long career in the NHL. Also, Marc has been working as General Manager for the Montreal Canadiens. Bergevin is among the most successful general managers in the NHL. 

Do Follow: Luke Hughes and Dougie Hamilton

Check Out More Diversifying Things About Celebrities' Personal Life & Career Highlights At PlayersWiki

More Biography