EXPERTISE AND QUALITIES Evaluate programs effectiveness and provide requisite feedback and recommendations. Conduct assessments and provide help to a wide variety of students and professionals from diversified socio-emotional, economic, cultural, ethnic, educational and other backgrounds. Exhibit excellent multi-tasking, analytical, superior communication, and problem-solving skills. Proficient in Canadian criminal code, drug related case law, and search warrant writing.
MIHAI RADUCANU – BACKPACKCEO, Hamilton, ON
Founder 2018 - Present
Serve as guest speaker and facilitate leadership workshop for numerous high schools, universities, and both local and global businesses. Executed a pilot project utilizing the “Leadership Through Sport” program with 2 high schools and 1 elementary school over a period of 16 weeks. Establish the “Leadership Through Sport” program to provide students with the required enabling environment to becoming successful and impactful adults via well-being development, right skillset, experiences and relationships acquisition. Work as a speaker /workshop facilitator for Canadian Youth Leadership Camps; addressing keynote original topics: “Happiness is a choice” and “Lead yourself first”.
GANON BAKER BASKETBALL INC., Delray Beach, Florida
CEO /Managing Partner Apr 2017 - Present
Restructure the company, update its vision, and increase its bottom line. Rebrand the NBA Pre Draft training, and create a coaching certification curriculum. Create an online training portal, and outsource its design and marketing for efficiency. Researched the Chinese Basketball market and partner with Guotai Huizhon (a Chinese company) in November 2017 – as a contracted business consultant. Formed Ganon Baker Basketball Asia - first American basketball company besides the NBA with an official office in China Mainland.
CANISIUS COLLEGE, Buffalo, NY
Adjunct Professor 2015 - Present Restructure the NCAA Intercollegiate Compliance and Sports Finance courses. Teach the Sports Marketing course as part of the Masters of Sports Administration program. Prepare curriculum for 2 graduate level classes in the M.A of Sports Administration program. Design and build the Entrepreneurship /New Venture course for the brand new Sport Product Management Graduate level degree.
NO LIMIT PERFORMANCE BASKETBALL INC., Niagara Falls, ON
Founder /CEO 2008 - Present Create curriculum for all employees, and assist all level/age players’ on/off court development. Increase revenue by investing in suitable equipment, hiring quality employees and reinforcing personal growth and development. Develop ongoing contracts with local basketball organizations, school boards and local recreational departments. Create a unique market space by penetrating basketball markets in USA, Europe and China as a trainer and a businessman. Implemented the company’s command and employee policies, and transformed it to a global brand from a small start-up. Became Ganon Baker Basketball top performer out of 58 members.