The NAB Academy Ltd - Business All-Star Accreditation

The NAB Academy Ltd

Accredited Since: March 2019
Address: Unit 3a, Ballyboggan Industrial estate, Glasnevin, Dublin 11
Sector: Training Academy

The NAB Academy Ltd

All-Star Sports & Education Personality 2021

Dermot Russell, Director & Owner at The NAB Academy Ltd with his All-Star Accreditation certificate and medallion.
Dermot Russell, Director & Owner at The NAB Academy Ltd with his All-Star Accreditation certificate and medallion.

Dermot Russell of the NAB Academy has been named All-Star Sports & Education Personality 2021. The Accreditation is in recognition of Dermot’s outstanding contribution to the sports and education sector. He is an experienced recruitment and development consultant with a demonstrated history of working in the global sports industry.

Skilled in player development, sports industry contract negotiation, coaching, athletic training, and individual basketball training. We wish to recognise Dermot’s exemplary track record over the course of his career in the sports and education sector.

Kieran Ring, Deputy Chair, Adjudication Board

Message from Dermot Russell - Director & Owner, The NAB Academy Ltd

I am delighted and honoured to be named All-Star Education Sports & Education Personality Of The Year by the All-Ireland Business Foundation. I see this accolade as recognition of the good work that the Atlantic Basketball Academy has done to build a market-leading brand and a best-in-class service for our athletes.

I am proud of my team and I look forward to sharing this accomplishment with them.

Dr. Briga Hynes, Kemmy Business School, University of Limerick presenting Dermot Russell, Director & Owner of The NAB Academy Ltd their All-Star Accreditation certificate at Croke Park.
Dr. Briga Hynes, Kemmy Business School, University of Limerick presenting Dermot Russell, Director & Owner of The NAB Academy Ltd their All-Star Accreditation certificate at Croke Park.

The NAB Academy Ltd have successfully navigated 3 rounds of auditing which proved their performance, trust and customer-centricity.

The auditing process has left us in no doubt as to The NAB Academy Ltd’s suitability for Business All-Star accreditation and their inclusion in The Register of Irish Business Excellence (TRIBE).

Kieran Ring, Deputy Chair, Adjudication Board

About Dermot Russell

Dermot Russell is the founder and director of the North Atlantic Basketball Academy (NABA). He has more than 30 years of experience in the basketball industry. He was called up by the Irish national under 17 basketball team in 1992.

He studied and played professionally through a scholarship program in the United States. In 2014 he founded NABA, with the intention of combining education and basketball, whose objective is to generate more opportunities for young people in the world of basket sport.

About The NAB Academy Ltd

The North Atlantic Basketball Academy (NABA) ensures that athletes have a focused plan to reach their desired objectives both academically and athletically. Students who attend the academy will receive academic assistance, basketball career planning, high-performance basketball training as well as strength and conditioning training.

We prioritize long-term personal development with the use of state of the art facilities based in Dublin Ireland. NABA is perfectly placed geographically to give athletes the chance for a multinational platform to showcase and develop their talents.

We offer various programs that are aligned to academic programs to suit a diverse range of student-athletes. We also offer community programs which offer the opportunity for personal development in disadvantaged areas of Dublin city, in particular, the Dublin 7 area of North Dublin.

The NAB Academy Ltd - Business All-Stars Accreditation