As Vice President, Communications, Michael Polak is the point person responsible for the Ducks radio and Internet broadcasts, all media requests, website maintenance, publicity and communications.
A native of New Hyde Park, Michael recently served as an Associate Producer at MSG Varsity on Long Island and as a Live Editor at Neulion, Inc. Prior to his first season with the Ducks, Michael spent time as the play-by-play announcer for the Ontario Reign of the ECHL.
Michael graduated from Ithaca College in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in Sport Media and a minor in Journalism. During his time at Ithaca, he served as a broadcaster for various sports on 92 WICB Radio, VIC Radio and ICTV. He also gained experience through internships with SportsNet New York, WCBS NewsRadio 880, WNBC-TV, the Los Angeles Kings Hockey Club and Torrance CitiCABLE 3.