Entrepreneur, author motivational speaker, basketball coach and much more.
Nigel Byam was born and raised in Brooklyn with strong Caribbean roots. Spending ample amount of time in his parents birthplace of Grenada, he is a well rounded individual who can attest his up bringing to that of the streets of Flatbush (Brooklyn,NY) and Grenada. Not a product of his environment Nigel always stood aside from the rest and saw his life apart from the streets that seemed to downgrade the youth in the area into a dark hole. Going to Edward Murrow high school, he was afforded the opportunity to extend his educational prowess in a prestigious school that was ranked second best in the city during his years of attendance at the school. However, he always had a passion for basketball and utilizing his ability in the sport. Upon being afforded the opportunity to play college basketball, he has excelled with such accreditations as 2008 Junior College All American, playing at a Division I College basketball program and ultimately achieving his title now as a Professional basketball player. One of his passions is to give back to the community specifically reaching the youth. He has engaged in, as well as set up various clinics for the youth teaching life skills and basketball tips all over the five boroughs, in addition to Grenada and many other places around the world.Nigel Byam isn't designed with the average basketball player preconceived notions. A man that stands alone in his class he is a man of the respect, whose goal is to inspire and motivate others.
What good is my life, if I can't help others with their's.