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Akil Augustine is a Story. A Story about a boy.
A boy who left behind his island life in Trinidad and his Parents in Brooklyn, New York to build a life for himself in Canada. From sneaker salesman to college dropout, from bar back to youth outreach worker, from vlogger to television broadcaster. The journey has been wild and varied.


Host.
Producer.
Story Teller.

Akil Augustine is a Story. A Story about a boy.
A boy who left behind his island life in Trinidad and his Parents in Brooklyn, New York to build a life for himself in Canada. From sneaker salesman to college dropout, from bar back to youth outreach worker, from vlogger to television broadcaster. The journey has been wild and varied.

“To educate and entertain the world by being an example of joyous learning and growth!”

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Akil Augustine is a Story. A Story about a boy.
A boy who left behind his island life in Trinidad and his Parents in Brooklyn, New York to build a life for himself in Canada. From sneaker salesman to college dropout, from bar back to youth outreach worker, from vlogger to television broadcaster. The journey has been wild and varied.

 


Host.
Producer.
Story Teller.

“To educate and entertain the world by being an example of joyous learning and growth!”

  • Creator
  • HOST
  • of 'The Hangout' on NBATVCanada
    Producer
  • Courtside Reporter
    Raptors 905
  • and OVO Bounce
    Official Host
    Crown League
  • Jurassic Park
    Official Host
    Toronto Raptors
  • Workshops
    Story
    TELLING

RECORD RUNDOWN

• Chapters Indigo “The Lit Squad” Content Contributor (2016-Present)
• HoopClubTO – Co-Founder and Program Director in partnership with Nike Canada (2015-Present)
• NBA CourtSurfing – Co-Host/Analyst (2015-present)
• NBA Las Vegas Summer League Correspondent & Producer for Raptors.com and NBATVCanada (2014-Present)
• The Hangout on NBATVCanada – Creator/Producer/Host (2013-Present)
• Ford Fans Go Further – Campaign Host (2013- Present)
• NBATVCanada’s Raptors Today- Show Host & Producer (2010-Present)
• NBATVCanada’s Playoffs Today (2010-Present)

• NBAXL – Segment Host & Associate Producer (2006-2010)
• Raptors Game in an Hour – Editor (2006-2008)
• MapleLeafs.com, Raptors.com Web Content Publisher (2006-2008)
• East Metro Youth Service- Multi-media Program Creator & Coordinator (2006-2007)

• Member of The Canadian National Film Boards Momentum Program (2004)
• Sportsnet Jay’s Zone – Free Lance Producer (2003-2004)
• Sportsnet NBAXL – Intern (2001-2004)
• Graduate Seneca College – Radio & Television Broadcast Journalism (2001-2004)