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Vladimir Zdravkovic

Skills Summary

Fluent in English, Serbian German intermediate level, in process of learning Japanese Well-organized and detail-oriented person Excellent communication skills Team-oriented person

Education

California State University East Bay, Hayward, CA

  • Master of Arts, Economics
  • Orientation: international economic development, macroeconomic policy, GPA 3.2

University of the Pacific, Stockton CA

  • Bachelor of Arts, Economics
  • Concentration: political economy
  • Minors in computer information systems and international relations, GPA 3.05

Tennis Employment History

Oct 2014-Present: Head Coach and Manager of STB Academy-Serbian Branch

  • Working with top international and Serbian national team players
  • Curently working with Satsuki Takamura WTA # 672, Shunsuke Wakita ATP#
    1190 and Ana Vilcek #1 in Serbia under 14

Oct 2014-Present: Drector of Operations at Tennis Club Dinamo

  • Managing and organizing daily activities in club

July 2010- Oct 2014: President of Tennis Club Dinamo

  • Managing and organizing daily activities in club
  • Creating programs and plan budget for them
  • President of all club operations

Aug 2009- Sep 2010:USTA official

  • Officiating both USTA and ITA tennis matches

Feb 2008- March 2010: Assistant Tennis Teaching Pro “Brookside Country Club”, Stockton,CA

  • Working with group of individuals aged 5 to 60.
  • In charge of organising and setting up a session for a group of individuals.
  • Acting as a hitting partner for top junior players in NorCal section

Sep 2007- June 2008: Professor of tennis at University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA

  • Worked on improving tennis skills of college students.

Sep 2007- June 2008: Assistant Coach of Tennis at University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA.

  • Working on various tasks within team organization under coach Guido Baumann.

2003-Present:Tennis Coach ,”Dinamo” Pancevo, Serbia

  • Worked with group of individuals aged 5 to 18.
  • In charge of organising and setting up a sessions for a group of individuals.
  • Acted as a hitting partner and head coach for junior squad players and several top ranked Serbian and Japanese ATP and WTA players.
  • Organising international tennis camps.

Qualifications

  • GPTCA Level A licence.
  • PTR Tennis licence.
  • Both ‘C’ and ‘ B’ tennis coaching license given by Serbian Tennis Federation.
  • Operational Coach licence given by University of Sports in Belgrade.
  • Played on both professional and junior tour.
  • Played tennis for University of the Pacific.

Tennis Achievements

  • NCAA Division I Men’s Tennis Team.
  • Big West Conference Scholar Athlete Award (2005, 2006, 2007), for students who excelled in both sport and classroom.
  • Winner of both junior and senior team tennis competition in Serbia (played for Partizan Belgrade).
  • Played for Serbia national tennis team under 14 and under 16.
  • Highest NCAA rank: doubles #23.
  • Achieved rank of #126 in singles and #46 in doubles on ITF rankings.
  • Practiced with best Serbian players (Djokovic, Tipsarevic, Pashanski…).

Serbian Tennis Bridge tennis academy is the first and only European tennis base specialized for junior and professional Japanese tennis players.

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