Executive Bios

David Nectow, Owner & Chief Executive

Along with his business partner Sal Tiano, David Nectow acquired 3 local sporting goods stores in Massachusetts back in 2002. Today, TSG Enterprises, LLC is the parent company for over 40 specialty sporting goods stores and three E-commerce businesses operating under the brands Pure Hockey, Pure Goalie and Commonwealth Lacrosse (“ComLax”). David manages the daily operations of the business which operates in multiple states and plans for continued growth over the coming years. 


Sal Tiano, Owner & Chairman

With his lifelong interest in sports — as a player, coach of championship ice hockey and baseball teams, and parent of athletes - Sal Tiano jumped at the chance to become a co-owner in TSG Enterprises, LLC, the holding company for Pure Hockey and ComLax. He's helped build the company from three "mom and pop" stores to 20+ specialty retailers — online and in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Connecticut, and New Jersey. Sal also applies his competitive nature, tireless work ethic, and extensive resources as a Managing Director at J.P. Morgan Securities. Never forgetting his strong family roots, Sal Tiano is well known for his community involvement and going the extra mile to motivate kids. He currently serves on several boards and is a trustee and founder of the Jimmy Martello Foundation.


Phil Arloro, Director of Operations

Phil Arloro has been in the sporting goods industry for the past twenty years, holding many different positions including Direct Marketing Manager and Store Manager at MVP Sports. Phil was also the Logistics Project Manager and IT Project Manager at Decathalon Sports. Phil joined Pure Hockey in 2007, serving as IT Director and in 2012 became Director of Operations, handling all in-store and online operations.