Ryan PottruffTerritory Manager, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers
Ryan Pottruff is a former elite hockey player who played in the OHL and was selected as the 202nd overall draft pick by the Carolina Hurricanes in 2004 NHL Entry Draft. He spent four-and-a-half years at the University of Lethbridge in Alberta studying Kinesiology and played for Team Canada Winter Universitiad in Harbin, China. After graduating with a degree in kinesiology, he decided to try his hand in the equipment-auctioneering world and joined Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers in Toronto. He started out as a Trainee Territory Manager spending time learning all about the equipment and the auction process and was promoted to his current role as a Territory Manager for the Eastern Greater Toronto Area.