YPN Spotlight: James Taylor of Taylored Athletes Sports

Posted:  October 10th, 2013 by:  YPN MIami comments:  0

James Taylor is Founder and CEO of Taylored Athletes Sports, a Boca Raton, FL based youth sports educational and consulting company. He’s responsible for the strategic vision and overseeing company operations in North, Central, and South Florida. The owner of more than 40,000 “Thank You’s”, a direct result from the impact Taylor’s sports training business has had on the 7,000 youth and parents who’ve participated in camps, clinics, events, held by the company since inception in 2006.

Taylored Athletes is well known for its One On One Pro At Your Door Basketball Training Concierge Service, Next Level Basketball Camps, Competitive Travel Basketball Teams, Basketball Tournaments and Conferences on Leadership and Character Building.  All Taylored Athletes programs aim to provide positive role models for youth through sports, and access to tangible talent for at risk youth to learn life lessons and self-discovery through sports.

A recent 2013 Emerging Business Leader Award Recipient, by the Palm Beach Black Chamber of Commerce, 2013 Wells Fargo Outstanding Community Organizations grant recipient, James is also the May featured Next Generation of Business Leaders in the 2012 Aetna African American History Calendar, and an Empact100 Top 30 Entrepreneur Age 30 and Under honored in 2011 at the White House.

James received his Bachelors in Business in 2005, and a Masters Degree in Sports Administration and Marketing in 2010, both from Lynn University. A former dean of students and professional basketball player, now soon-to-be published author; Taylor and his team are committed to helping kids live healthier lives.

A native of Haines City Florida, Taylor now lives in Pembroke Pines FL, with his new wife, Melinda Taylor and daughter, Destiny Taylor. Plan A’s Only, No Plan B’s, James Taylor is a master motivator, social entrepreneur, author, and speaker! James has dedicated his life to be an agent of change, inspiring the next generation of business leaders through thought provoking conversation on vision, entrepreneurship, and leadership.

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