Founder / Opportunities Boss
Jason Nightingale, Founder / Opportunities Boss of Elite Athlete Business School and current Professional Rugby League Player, has been an integral part of the St George Illawarra Dragons since 2007. Part of the 2010 NRL Premiership team. Affectionately known to the sporting world as ‘Gypsy’, he is also a proud representative in 32 New Zealand Kiwis International games – World Cup Winner and 4 Nations Champions. As well as a husband and doting father, Jason is a true professional in his sport, a well respected, seasoned athlete. Jason recognises the pressures, expectations and required attributes of an Elite Athlete, and utilises this knowledge and experience in his role as a Director and Facilitator of Elite Athlete Business School. He is passionate about Sport and Business and the correlation between both. Learning from mentors, believing in a vision and having the determination and fervor to make them happen. Jason is motivated by people, their stories, their journeys, growth and personal development. He genuinely is interested in making a difference to an athlete’s learning experience, and building their confidence on and off the field. Jason brings relevant real life experience to our students at Elite Athlete Business School and can relate to their lives as an athlete himself.