Jason was born and raised in Southern California. He went on to study at the University of Arizona where he obtained a Business Management degree. He later furthered his education, earning a master's degree from the University of Texas-Pan American.
He has extensive basketball experience on multiple levels of the game, including HS, JUCO, NAIA, NCAA D1, and the NBA. As an international basketball consultant, his travels have also taken him to all parts of the world and to 6 continents.
His NBA experience includes working as a regional advance scout for the Orlando Magic, where in-person scouting of future Magic opponents was a major responsibility of his.
Jason has also worked for scouting services, assisting NBA teams with in-person scouting of NBA Draft prospects.
In addition to this, coach Jason has a vast player development background, where he has helped to produce 32 NBA Draft selections in the last 6 years alone. He works with individuals from the youth levels to collegiate, international, and NBA players and currently serves as the Director for Core Focus Sports Group.
Tomaso was born in Bologna, Italy and graduated from the University of Bologna with a major in Business and further a postgraduate MBA in Marketing. With huge experience as a sales export manager in different markets and for different industries, he eventually specialized in the markets in Eastern Europe. Sasdelli has lived in Russia and Latvia and speaks five languages including Italian, English, French, Spanish and Russian.
He obtained the Italian Federation coaching license in 2011 and then turned his passion and devotion for the game into a job. Tomaso is currently in charge of creating relationships, scouting and recruiting prospects in Europe. He is a key figure in the European youth basketball scene, consistently recruiting the best young talents for major Italian clubs, as well as for U.S. schools and colleges.
Legend of Italian basketball.
Gold medalist at the FIBA European Championship in 1983 and silver medalist at the 1980 Moscow Olympic Games with the Italian National Team. Winner of two Italian championships and cups with Virtus Bologna during his playing years.
After his playing career ended, Marco had a successful career as a basketball manager, leading the Italian LegaDue as President and also the Italian player's association as the Director. He has been working for Italian National TV as a commentator for some of the most important basketball games. Marco is known as "The Marine".
As a regular in the Baltic States basketball environment, Ansis has been involved in basketball from all possible directions. It started as a player in the Latvian Youth Basketball League and carried on from there to several amateur leagues in Latvia and LBL3. In addition, he has been a basketball equipment sales consultant for national teams, and a regular on the camp scene as a coach throughout Europe. Now, he unites his biggest passions, which are traveling Europe and basketball. His mission is to help players chase their goals by find the right playing opportunities, and reaching the highest levels possible.