The BDS Agency played an integral role in guiding me through my career advancement. The knowledge and experience that Brian possesses is second to none, and he's eager to share it. He has been amazing throughout all aspects of the process and stays committed every step of the way. His passion and ability to communicate are what really sets him apart.
Brian is much more than an agent and The BDS Agency is far more than an agency. Brian is a loyal friend, while BDS is a second family to me. His passion, work ethic, honesty, and sincerity are what makes him and his company who they are today. Brian has helped me in many ways, personally and through the job search process. For these facts, I am very fortune. His tireless approach and planned out thought process excites me, and I am very grateful to have him in my corner. I encourage anyone who wants to be anyone in this business to talk to Brian. He will work harder for you than you will yourself.
When I started to work with Brian, it was the best thing for my career. He was able to help me get in front of AD's and administrators. He gave me information on each job that I wouldn't have been able to get myself. Once I landed my head coaching position, he was huge in negotiating my contract and making sure that the language in the contract was good for me. If you are looking for someone to represent you, I would give Brian a call. He works hard for you and does a great job.
I do not know how I survived in this business for ten years without Brian! His support, encouragement and knowledge was something I needed through an exciting but stressful time in my career. He continues to make my life easier daily and for that I¹m very grateful!
My relationship with Brian began during his coaching days. It was at that time that I felt a connection and his sincere personality. As we had always kept in touch and I wanted to be in a position to eventually become a Head Coach, he reached out to me and the timing was right. As a long time assistant coach, Brian was very instrumental in guiding me through the process of becoming a Head Coach. Everything happened so quickly for me and I felt Brian was excellent in assisting me with my preparation. His support has been tremendous, as he genuinely cares.
Brian has been there for me every step of the way in my young career. He treats you like you are his only client, always available and working to put you in position to take the "next step" in your career. If you are serious about this profession, there is no one you want to work with more than Brian.
Brian has not only been a tremendous resource this past year and half, he's been a great friend! His attention to detail and personal investment in his clients, whom he sees as people and not just as coaches, separates him in this industry! I am extremely blessed to have him in my corner. He is definitely playing a major role in the development of my career.
Brian and I have been friends for many years and when I decided that I wanted to pursue my dream of becoming a Head Coach at the Division I level, it was a no-brainer to join the BDS team. Along with his tireless work ethic, Brian's insight having been a basketball coach and an Athletic Director separates him from the others. I'm happy for Brian that his dream has come true with BDS, as well as by helping coaches like myself attain our lifelong goals.
I am so grateful for Brian and the role he is playing in this stage of my career. His willingness to get to know me personally has made our professional relationship so much stronger and gives me the utmost confidence in his ability to help me accomplish my career goals moving forward. I love the fact that he is "one of us"! As a former women's basketball coach at the collegiate level, as well as a former Director of Athletics, I know that he understands better than most the issues and challenges specific to women's basketball and has all of the tools necessary to help his clients navigate the landscape. As a 20 year coaching veteran, I feel extremely fortunate to have Brian in my corner and to be a member of the BDS family!
I can’t say enough good things about Brian Stanchak and The BDS Agency. Brian is present in every step of the process, from career advice, interview preparations, to contract negotiations. Most importantly, Brian is there as a friend and helps me make decisions that are in me and my family's best interest. I cannot imagine negotiating this industry without him.
Since the first time Brian and I spoke, I could tell what kind of man he was and what he stood for. Everything that I believe in was in line with his vision for his agency and his clients. I was nervous about the process of having someone represent me, but now there is no one else that I would want to have that task. He has been a blessing to my career and my family, and I know I'm in great hands.
Brian's personal touch and sincere relationship building were the difference in the decision making process for me in regards to representation. I was extremely impressed with his attention to detail, the collection of data, and knowledge of the contract negotiation process. Most importantly, he has a genuine care for my family, program, and myself.
Brian's support through contract negotiations have been invaluable to me. His professionalism and character-driven way of doing business is not only valued, but get results!
The BDS Agency has done a tremendous job of representing me and managing my professional aspirations! Brian has been in involved in so much more than just contract negotiations by helping guide me in the interview process, offering sound advice, and preparing me for the first few months on the job. Brian has been a mentor to me and someone I rely on for both professional and personal guidance.
Brian was with me every step of the way from the start of my job search through the hiring process. His expertise in preparing for job interviews and the resources he provided me were invaluable. His input throughout the interview and hiring process gave me confidence and reassurance when making such a big decision to take on a new challenge. He was passionate about helping me reach my goals and always aligned his advice and input with what he knew to be the long-term goals of my family. I have not only gained an advisor and mentor, but also a friend.
The thing that separate Brian from other agents is the personal attention and attention to detail during conversations. He cares about you, your family, and finding the best fit for you! He is there through the good, bad, and ugly!
My initial perception of having of professional representation for my career advancement was that it was a wasted investment and that I couldn't really gain anything from it. Since then, I have changed my thoughts, and it is because of Brian and The BDS Agency. I have gained so much knowledge and understanding of how people think and operate in our professional realm. Brian has been dead on in all of his advisement and understands my expectations for my career. His support gives me confidence everyday that my hard work will not go unnoticed or unappreciated. With all that being said, Brian is also someone who genuinely cares about my future. This is one of the best decisions I have ever made.
Brian has supported me through the process of obtaining my first head coaching job. He was there to help with every question and provide sound advice with every concern that I had. His connections as a former Assistant Coach and Athletic Director are priceless in providing experienced answers and help to navigate my young, head coaching career.