The Omaha Beef announced Thursday a new ownership group will oversee team operations.
Cornhusker Beef has purchased the team. The ownership group of Rich Tokheim, Gerard Daly and Jim Tokheim will administer day-to-day operations of the Beef, effective immediately.
Rich Tokheim is a local businessman and proprietor of The Dugout and Husker Express fan apparel shops. Daly specializes in commercial real estate acquisitions for CBRE. “We are excited to take control of the Beef and look forward to providing the community with affordable, family fun at the Ralston Arena,” said Rich Tokheim.
The Beef are scheduled to open the 2013 season March 17th in Kansas City. The home opener at Ralston Arena is set for 7:30 p.m. on March 29th against the Kansas Koyotes.