Mark Randall, BA
Talent Management Associate, Sports & Entertainment
Mark joined ProFound Talent Inc. for the opportunity to align his passion and professional experience within sports to the business of sport. He brings his professional experience in scouting athletes to scouting business talent for the sports industry. He provides full talent management solutions including recruitment, succession planning, and career transition to organizations that are looking to elevate their game through their people. He knows what it takes to build extraordinary teams on the field and will be working with sports organizations to build exceptional teams within business.
Mark is an advocate for following his dreams and passion in life. He believes that when we align our interests with our careers; this is a formula to ignite success and a desire to BE EXTRAORDINARY and to BE PROFOUND. Having taken this philosophy into his own life, Mark has over 25+ years of experience in professional sports, scouting and talent evaluation; along with widespread involvement in business operations and entrepreneurial ventures.
As an athlete, coach and evaluator Mark was involved with professional baseball. He had a 9-year playing career as a Pitcher with the Philadelphia Phillies organization; along with an extensive career working with the Houston Astros, Atlanta Braves, Edmonton Capitals, Edmonton Cracker Cats and Canadian National Teams. After his playing career Mark focused on “high performance evaluation” of talent and scouted for Major League Baseball teams and Team Canada.
Mark is an entrepreneurial, engaging leader with extensive experience in building organizations and teams. From enhancing player development and talent evaluation within professional and amateur baseball leagues to developing the first collegiate ball team for the University of Alberta; Mark is a highly skilled business leader, talent scout and talent evaluator. Mark attributes the foundation of his career to a solid work ethic established throughout his professional playing career as an elite athlete. The value of the relationships that he has created over the years are long term and lasting built on professionalism, honesty, and integrity.
Mark has a Bachelor of Arts in Recreation Administration from the University of Alberta.
"I loved throwing a baseball. It is so important to find something in life you feel crazy about. Because you are so passionate, you naturally practice. The hard work that it takes to do something well will come easily.”
- Jim Abbott, Professional Pitcher –
Toronto Blue Jays, New York Yankees, California Angels, Chicago White Sox