Cody Dray is the twenty-four year old founder of Import Sports Management and currently the youngest certified hockey agent in North America. Import Sports Management (@importsports.ca) is a Full-service hockey agency and also one of the industry’s fastest growing hockey agencies. Cody is certified by the Professional Hockey Players’ Association and the Finnish Elite League, the top professional ice hockey league.
Born in Ottawa, Ontario Canada, hockey has always been his passion.
Cody was motivated by the lack of quality services agents in the sports industry were supplying their clients. Him and his VP, Adrian Soun, have been dedicated to providing the best services and growing Import Sports Management. With their focus on the digital aspects of things, they have been able to quickly grow the company and their reach.
The goal at Import Sports Management is to provide their clients with all of the services they need to ensure they can reach their goals and play at their best. They work with clients at the junior, college, and professional levels, as well as clients from all over the world.
The biggest challenge he faced when he started his business was the self doubt. The “how am I going to make this happen” thought.
This is why mindset is so important in the business world.
He advises anyone trying to start their own business to pick a passion.
What’s next for Cody Dray and Import Sports Management is the “The Highlight Company” which will be a video and analytics company that will help him to continue to help him and his team to leverage and sell their clients. Cody is also looking to get into the National Hockey League market in the coming year.
Cody Dray and his team at Import Sports Management have seen a great deal of success and rapid growth from the start. Through their dedication and by providing the very best service, they have been able to transform the lives of their clients and impact them in ways that no other agency has been able to do. From their partnerships, to their finance services, they have truly provided their clients with everything they need to reach their goals and succeed.