Our Management Team
Chris has worked for more than a decade in all levels of soccer, from community to professional clubs.
In 2012 Chris launched E11even Management Inc.; one of Canada’s first and only soccer specific consultancy firms, focusing on club, player, and event management.
Highlights of Chris’ career include:
Executive Director; Surrey FC Pegasus
Executive Director; Coastal FC
Managing Director Professional Development; Vancouver Whitecaps FC
Senior Manager Soccer Development; Vancouver Whitecaps FC
Head of Recruiting; Vancouver Whitecaps FC
Academically, Chris attended the prestigious Segal Graduate School of Business (Simon Fraser University), in Vancouver.
In 2013 Chris was brought in as a subject matter expert by Vancouver Community College to assist in the design and instruction of their Sport and Recreation Management Program.
In addition to his business and sport management background, Chris is also a qualified coach, having held positions with top community club teams and in the BC Soccer Provincial Teams Program, along with the Canadian Soccer Association's National Training Centre. He has had the privilege to coach top players who have gone on to represent their Country or play at the college/university level.
Manager of Player Services
Nour has a proven track record, working with professional and amateur players and clubs. His coaching highlights include:
Assistant Technical Director - Coastal FC
Assistant Coach - Seattle Sounders Women (W-League)
Assistant Coach - Vancouver Whitecaps Women (W-League)
Assistant Coach - Simon Fraser University Men (NCAA)
Assistant Coach - Douglas College Men
A major area of focus for Nour in each of the roles above was the active recruitment of players. This includes identifying talent and potential players for the team. He became an expert in creating and assessing highlight videos, along with evaluating players for consideration/selection.
Nour is an integral part of our events team as he schedules all E11even Management events (SX Cup Series, and Cascadia League) and is one of our tournament directors.
At the community level Nour has worked with some of the top youth clubs in BC, including Mountain United FC and Coastal FC of the BC Soccer Premier League. Through his role as team coach and Assistant Technical Director, he has established a reputation for developing players and advancing them to the next level of play.
Nour holds a CSA National ‘B’ license in coaching and is currently pursuing his National ‘A’ license.
Tanya has spent the last few years working in Youth Soccer. She has worked in club administration, event planning and tournament management. During this time she has held positions on club and district boards as well as a BC Soccer committee.
Before becoming involved in soccer Tanya consulted with non-profit organizations planning events and fundraisers, worked with small businesses on implementing business development plans and started and administered a parent support group for parents of children born with Brachial Plexus Palsy.
Tanya is excited to be a part of E11even Management and be able to combine her love of soccer with her event planning and administrative background and be part of E11even's newest venture into League Management.