Tryout Players Corp. is an Artificial Intelligence - AI startup, who enter in the U.S. sports data market with video analysis technology base on AI designed for analysing athletes’ technical skills as well as discovering talents.

The AI startup has formed and will sponsor the TryoutPlayers ELITE, the ToP ELITE Academy, basketball and volleyball club, which will be supported by a multidisciplinary team in the areas of Sport and AI, and that will focus on the athlete's complete technical and tactical development.


Thomas Hilbert

“Tryout players is an amazing way to combine the technologies of A.I with athletics. I think this will revolutionize how we can evaluate our players both technically and tactically”, said Thomas Hilbert, coach of the CSU volleyball team, spoke of his excitement about the benefits that TryoutPlayers' AI technology will bring to his program.

Head Coach at CSU - Colorado University State

Our Team

Passionate for entrepreneurship with over 15 years of experience in R&D, product development, supply chain and program management, Alessandro holds a Bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering, an MBA and a Certificate of Management, Innovation and Technology from MIT.

He successfully led several complex global cross-functional programs in the Auto, Marine, Oil & Gas, Renewable Energy and Aerospace industries.

Alessandro is recognized to have the unique ability to balance right brain and left brain thinking, allowing him to easily connect with both creative and technical professionals.

Alessandro Magrin

Chief Executive Officer

Entrepreneur in the IT sector and Electrical Engineer with over 25 years’ experience and entrepreneurship in the fields of Software Development and Information Services.


Guy Villela is Founder and CEO at (Innovation company that uses Advanced Data Analytics, Big Data and Artificial Intelligence technologies), Co-Founder of (Socioeconomic Big Data) and (Juridical AI Platform).

From system analyst and programmer to senior management positions, he has stood out since his early days for his entrepreneurship, new product creation, multidisciplinary group leading skills and leadership of complex global projects in the sectors of energy, water and infrastructure, health, finance, mining. 

Guy Villela

Co-founder & Chief Technology Officer

PE Teacher &  Internacional Volleyball Coach with over 30 years' experience in the development of volleyball athletes in the Young and Junior Brazilian National Teams and in one of the most important Brazilian volleyball club (Minas Tenis Clube), where Sergio coached the Base and the Main Professional Team, being also the Chief of the Volleyball Office. At the hands of Sergio Veloso, several volleyball athletes were formed, coached and/or enhanced, between them:


  • 22 Olympic Medalist (11 men and 11 women), being 19 Golds (9 Golds among the men and 7 Golds among the women, of which 3 of them won Gold twice).

  • 23  World Medalist (12 men and 11 women), being 8 Golds among the men.

  • Dozens of Young and Junior World Champions.

Sergio Veloso

Co-founder & Director of Sports

PhD Candidate in Probabilistic Optimization Models.


MSc in Mathematical and Computational Modeling.

Bachelor in Computer Science.


With over 10 years’ experience in the fields of Software Design, Java, JS/Ajax and Python Technologies, Refactoring and Data Warehouse Design, Rodney is Partner and Chief Technology Office at, Co-Founder at and

Rodney Diana

Co-founder & Software Engineer

MSc Electronic Engineering.​

Bachelor in Computer Science.

With over 15 years’ experience in the fields of Project Management, Software Engineering and Algorithms Game Theory, Cesar is Partner and Software Engineer Chief at, Co-Founder at and

Cesar Soares

Co-founder & Full-stack Developer

Chris is in his 20th year of coaching basketball and teaching Physical Education at Loveland High School. 


His teams have made the playoffs each year since he has been the coach. He currently has the most wins for a coach in school history. His teams also have records for most wins in a season and playoff appearances.


Coach Michael has also coached for Five Star Basketball for 14 years, he has put on clinics and camps all across the USA.​​

Chris Michael

Member of Advisory Board

Dirk has been working with people for over 25 years as a lifeguard/swim instructor, a probation officer and most recently as a Realtor. Dirk have excellent communication skills and a strong ethical drive to do what is in the best interest of the people he work with and/or for.​​

Timothy Dirk Kettelkamp

Member of Advisory Board

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