STAFF

Gerald WHITE
Head of Recruitment || Showcase Director || Professional Trainer

Gerald was a four year starter at Auburn University. He garnered numerous basketball honors during and after his college career including a member of the SEC All Freshman team, the all-time Auburn assists leader (624 career assists), a member of Auburn University′s Hall of Fame and a 2014 Southeastern Conference Basketball Legend honoree. After his college career, White was drafted by the Dallas Mavericks in 1987. Gerald worked 18 years as an assistant college basketball coach and he has 8 years recruiting experience.

He is based in Atlanta, Georgia and all individual workouts will be held there. His main focus is scouting and recruitment in the Atlanta and surrounding areas. Heinrich Sports will have the benefit of using Gerald′s entire college network to recruit in the best possible way. Gerald visits each potential prospect personally and he will also meet with the player′s family and coaches if necessary.

Gerald is also the point person for all summer workouts for our clients. Together with his entire team in Atlanta, he will work on emphasizing players′ strengths and helping to minimize their weaknesses. In addition to the workouts, Gerald will also prepare all players for the upcoming challenges as professional basketball players. This means that he will not only prepare everybody physically but also mentally and he will make sure that everybody will arrive at their new team ready to work.

Gerald is also responsible for the coordination of the Heinrich Sports Pro Showcase in Atlanta. He has already several years of experience in that field. Gerald will ensure that every team manger, coach or scout is professionally treated during their stay in Atlanta. On the other hand he also makes sure that all players are put in a good position to showcase their skills and talents.

Gerald White can be reached at:
Cell phone: (678) 8631169
E-mail: G.White@heinrich-sports.com
Anthony SHAVIES
Talent Advisor || Professional Trainer

Anthony is a former professional athlete, he retired in 2014 after winning the Austrian championship for the second time. The Missouri State alumni had 8 year successful seasons as a professional basketball player. He was known as a lock down defender and great on and off the court leader.

The two-time Finals MVP of the Austrian league is working with 8 to 18 year old kids within Missouri and in 2016 Anthony became a Scout and recruiter within Heinrich Sports.

His network to numerous coaches throughout the country helps him to reach out to players on a very efficient basis, he will make sure that every potential client is visited personally and Anthony will make sure that everybody will be aware of Heinrich Sports′ vision and our approach to the market. Additionally, he can prepare players for their overseas life and in addition he will be available for workouts in the Missouri area. As a former professional he exactly understands the needs of clubs and he perfectly understands the different style of basketball, which provides the highest workout efficiency possible.

Anthony can be reached at:
Cell phone: (417) 773 29 97
E-mail: A.Shavies@heinrich-sports.com
DeMarcus BERRY
Talent Advisor || Australia consultant

DeMarcus joined Heinrich Sports as a former professional basketball player, who played overseas for 6 years in 4 different countries. He drew our attention with his in-depth knowledge of the game and his way of analyzing players and teams. The Detroit native is a great addition to your team as he is a true expected in advanced player scouting. Besides of his tasks in scouting he will also be responsible for recruitment in the area around Detroit and within Michigan. His professional attitude and his way of communicating to people will ensure that Heinrich Sports is represented in the most professional way possible and besides of the recruitment DeMarcus can improve the skills all our clients with his outstanding knowledge of analyzing a player′s game.

In addition to this, DeMarcus will also assist on the Australian market has he is living there for a couple of years and he built great relationships to all teams there. With him being right there it increases our network immensely and it gives us another dimension at Heinrich Sports.

DeMarcus can be reached at:
Cell phone: +61 (0) 403 487 023
E-mail: D.Berry@heinrich-sports.com
Jamal WALKER
Talent Advisor || Asia consultant

The former professional basketball player joined Heinrich Sports in 2010 as a talent advisor. Before becoming a member of Heinrich Sports Jamal played professional basketball all over the world, primarily in Asia. During and after his professional career, Jamal developed a network of professional relationships throughout Asia and through these contacts he is very well informed about job openings and possible player changes.

As Heinrich Sports′ talent advisor, Jamal is responsible for scouting and evaluating in order to propose new and skilled prospects.
Additionally he will assist with the summer workouts for clients.

Jamal Walker can be reached at:
Cell phone: (678) 789 7910
E-mail: J.Walker@heinrich-sports.com
Stefan Heinrich   |   Kernstockgasse 31, 8280 Fürstenfeld / Austria   |   Phone: +43 699 13 43 40 31   |   FIBA #: 2016504733   |   e-Mail: office@heinrich-sports.com