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Akil Augustine is a Canadian television personality and the host, producer, and creator of NBATV Canada’s The Hangout, a topical basketball series featuring celebrity guests and league insiders discussing hot topics in the NBA.

A graduate of the Radio and Television Broadcasting program at Seneca College, Akil began his career in television production then moved into the spotlight reporting on the NHL for MapleLeafs.com and the NBA for Raptors.com and is now the lead reporter for NBATV Canada.


Host.
Producer.
Story Teller.

Akil Augustine is a Canadian television personality and the host, producer, and creator of NBATV Canada’s The Hangout, a topical basketball series featuring celebrity guests and league insiders discussing hot topics in the NBA.

A graduate of the Radio and Television Broadcasting program at Seneca College, Akil began his career in television production then moved into the spotlight reporting on the NHL for MapleLeafs.com and the NBA for Raptors.com and is now the lead reporter for NBATV Canada.

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

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Akil Augustine is a Canadian television personality and the host, producer, and creator of NBATV Canada’s The Hangout, a topical basketball series featuring celebrity guests and league insiders discussing hot topics in the NBA.

A graduate of the Radio and Television Broadcasting program at Seneca College, Akil began his career in television production then moved into the spotlight reporting on the NHL for MapleLeafs.com and the NBA for Raptors.com and is now the lead reporter for NBATV Canada.

 


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
  • on NBATVCANADA
    Co-Host of
    Courtsurfing
  • and OVO Bounce
    Official Host
    Crown League
  • Jurassic Park
    Official Host
    Toronto Raptors
  • Workshops
    Youth
    EMPOWERMENT

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)