Vinnie Safin is an entrepreneur, social influencer, and basketball player based in California .  He is the Founder/CEO of Whatever It Takes Mgmt., a digital marketing and management agency. 
Early Life and Basketball Career
Safin is originally from Rocklin, California , a suburb outside of Sacramento, California . Some of his inspirations growing up included Will Smith , LeBron James , Tony Robbins , and Ed Mylett. Safin attended Rocklin High School where he was a standout basketball player, playing varsity all 4-years. After he graduated, Safin would be inducted in his high school's hall of fame.
Safin would go on to play basketball at the collegiate level in the United States and Canada at Chico State University and Simon Fraser University .  He also played at Ohlone College. 
Entrepreneurship and Network
After playing basketball in Canada for a year, Safin returned to the United States and taught himself graphic design through YouTube tutorials. He leveraged that skill to make connections and grow his network of entrepreneurs and influencers. 
In his free time, Safin enjoys going to the gym, spending time with his family and girlfriend, and trying new cuisines of food.