The "coburg way is also lived in the management of the HSC handball players. Michael hafner, born in coburg, introduced himself to the public on tuesday afternoon as the successor to florian dotterweich, who changed his career at the end of last year.
The 45-year-old joins steffen ramer in the management of HSC coburg gmbh. Hafner has been a member of the club since its founding in 2000. First as a player of the 1. Team, then as coach and player of the 2. Team and last seven years as a board member.
The father of two will be responsible for the commercial side of the business and the organization of the office, but will also support coach jan gorr in sporting matters.
The HSC veteran has been in office for three days now. "The first day of work was very busy, there were many topics on the table.", said hafner during his introduction.
For hafner, taking on a full-time role at HSC coburg was initially just a loose idea that has become increasingly solidified over the months. "I was over 28 years for a coburg company active, I have this step well thought out and am convinced that I will fill this position well. Now i can turn my hobby into a career."
hafner, whose nickname during his playing days was "machine was, describes himself as strong-willed and someone who leads the way.
The ideal sparring partner
with the new managing director they have killed two birds with one stone, because hafner brings besides the "understanding of numbers HSC board spokesman stefan apfel is also convinced of the qualities of the 45-year-old.
"Until now, jan gorr has not had a sparring partner in the sporting arena, but with michael hafner he now has someone with whom he can rub shoulders and have a controversial discussion, said apple.