Stan (Stasys) Kuliavas
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Vice President, Sales & Business Development at Levaero Aviation, Canada

Top 30 Under 30 award winner, Kuliavas is a management executive with a proven track record of business development and market growth.

Stasys Kuliavas is a Co-Founder of Bucket Network – the first decentralized blockchain-based platform for sports recruitment, aiming to be the largest talent sourcing platform for the most globally popular team sports (soccer,basketball, football, baseball and hockey). It will involve all participants of the global sports ecosystem (players, teams, agents, fans, industry experts and third party service providers). Stasys is also a advisor in Lympio.io –  a new blockchain application for tracking, and monetizing, fitness data. Moreover, he leads business development at Levaero Aviation and oversee all aircraft sales & marketing globally. They serve leaders in business, government, sports and entertainment, to help them get where they need to go efficiently, comfortably and safely. Stasys also plan and execute the larger growth strategy of Levaero Aviation to be the global leader in private aviation sales, service, and distribution.

His involvement in aviation began with the start of his pilot training while still in University; since then, Kuliavas has held various executive positions in the private aviation industry, aiding Fortune 100, Fortune 500 and ultra-high-net-worth individuals with strategic purchase decisions. While Vice President, Sales & Business Development for Canada’s first, and largest, private aircraft fractional ownership company, he grew his territory sales to be the most successful in the company through increased customer engagement and driving brand recognition.

Kuliavas is also the former Chairman of the World Lithuanian Youth Association, and the longest serving elected Board Member in the organization’s history. The WLYA’s mission is to represent the interest of the young Lithuanian global diaspora. Volunteering and philanthropic activities are top priorities for Kuliavas. For example, he advises diabeteshappens, a non-profit organization promoting a positive and proactive outlook on life with type 1 diabetes. He is also a Board Member of St. Michael’s Young Leaders— the board promotes the activities of, and has raised more than half a million dollars for, St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto, Canada.

Other passions of his include startups, fishing, flying, kart racing & volunteering. He is very involved in the sport of basketball, both locally and on the international level, and was formerly a United States University basketball coach.