Centennial, Colorado, United States
As an SMWW Agent Advisor, Andy Tuitele has been personally mentored by Dr. Lynn Lashbrook of SMWW - including agent regulations and player association legalities, contract negotiation, endorsements, sponsorships, ethics, collective bargaining agreements, draft preparation, marketing and recruiting. Andy is well adept at preparing you for your sports career and has the ambition to attain the knowledge, skills, and experience needed for a successful professional athlete. He will do whatever possible to represent your interests and help you achieve your goals as not only a sports professional, but also your life after sports as well. Andy takes a fully integrated approach to his clients’ wealth, personal life, career and post-career challenges with the goal to simplify and enhance your life. By serving as your primary contact for everything from financial advisory assistance to addressing your lifestyle needs as he works closely with the SMWW Team off the field, so you can focus on your career on the field.
Andy is committed to providing the care and skill needed to serve the needs of the professional athletes he currently advises, as he will continue to do so with your needs. Andy studied business management at BYU-I. In addition, Andy has a degree in Environment Control Service Technology from ABC Technical College.
Through his experience at SMWW, Andy has been a sports advisor for various sports fields including football, basketball, soccer, baseball, and MMA/UFC athletes. He has represented over 25 players in professional football leagues, including NFL,CFL, AFL, IFL, and RFL. He has interned over three years with attorney/NFL agent Tony Joseph of Hall & Evans law firm. Andy has experience negotiating multi-million dollar contracts, revenue dealings and corporate clients . He has served as a Chief Union Steward, part of a national membership in the U.S. and Canada of over 800,000 members in compensation negotiations, Weingarten Rights and employee grievances. Andy has over 20 years management experience overseeing marketing, sales, operations and contract negotiations in various industries including telecommunications, publishing, IT security, and media relations. His employment has ranged from Sprint, MCI WorldCom, Thrifty Nickel, Craftmatic, Omnicom, Juniper Networks and Dex Media. He currently resides in Denver, Colorado with his wife of 23 years and 18-year-old son, who played football for the state championship team. He enjoys watching his son's football games, attending sporting events, traveling with his family, and playing golf during the weekdays.
Andy also speaks Samoan. He has lived in Samoa, New Zealand, Europe, Hawaii and throughout the U.S.
As an agent, he hopes to help athletes achieve their goals and dreams of playing professional sports and taking them to the next level. Andy is committed to providing the care and skills needed to serve the needs of professional athletes. He represents athletes in all sports, but has a primary emphasis in football.
Andy has spoken as a guest panelist at the Football Conference in Indianapolis.