Adam Kreek is an Olympic gold medalist, entrepreneur and expert in high performance. A self-described “positive realist,” Adam has spoken to over 100,000 people across North America on topics of leadership, team development and change management...

He is co-owner and serves on the board of directors of Grease Cycle, a Vancouver Island based organization that collects and processes waste vegetable oil, and produces sustainable biodiesel for local consumption. Adam is an elected member of the Canadian Olympic Committee board of directors and Athletes Commission, an ambassador for Right to Play, a board member of the Island Biodiesel Coop and is a founding member of the board of directors of the BC Biofuels Network. He is a big brother, with Big Brothers and Big Sisters, a team power smart leader with BC Hydro, and a representative of Act Now BC. he is also an ambassador for the Robert Bateman Foundation’s Get to Know program, and has worked with thousands of youth in schools across Canada, instilling within our next generation the idea that the “secret to happy living is giving”.

Langues parlées: Anglais

Lieu de naissance: London, ON

Ville de résidence: Victoria, BC

Sport: Aviron

Plat favori: Les barres de protéines organiques

Couleur preferée: Bleu

Quelle est votre plus grande réussite en tant qu'athlète?
Médaille d’or olympique et être champion du monde à six reprises.

Quelle est votre plus grande réussite au-delà des sports?
J’ai bâti un réacteur biodiesel qui transforme l’huile végétale usagée en carburant diesel.

Quelle est votre citation preferée?
« N’oubliez pas que le succès est un cheminement et non une destination. Ayez foi en votre capacité. »

- Bruce Lee

Qui était votre inspiration quand vous étiez jeune?
J’aimais beaucoup Snuffeluffagus de Sesame Street. Il était grand (comme moi), toujours amical et accueillant, et il n’hésitait jamais à poser des questions.

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Témoignages

The main message I took away from Adam Kreek’s presentation was to make my goals Specific, Measurable, Actionable, Reaslistic and Timely (S.M.A.R.T.) Thanks Esteem Team!

Marcel, student grade 7, Cinnabar Valley Elementary School, Nanaimo BC

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