As a recognized professional in the industry, he brings many years of technical competence and teaching expertise to his practice. With over a decade of both practice and instruction, including training students of various levels and cultural backgrounds, George has a lot to offer. Regardless of your reasons for taking private dance lessons and your long or short term goals, as an instructor George is undoubtedly capable of making your experience exceptional, satisfying and unforgettable.
George started dancing as a young teenager in Odessa, Ukraine. Ballroom dancing has become his passion since. He has chosen it to be highly rewarding career of a dance instructor. The constant pursuit of perfection, learning best dance techniques and strategies, the search for that sometimes elusive beauty and grace that only the best performers are able to deliver, allow George to turn even the least experienced students into self-assured and competent ballroom dancers. At the same time George has never stopped perfecting and improving his own skills. His professional development is an ongoing process and he is always eager to pass his new knowledge on to his students.
After coming to Canada in 2000, he carried on his ballroom dancing and teacher preparation. He continued working with students and has developed his own unique style of training students. His dance studio has a remarkably inviting and non-threatening atmosphere.
George has been educated by world acclaimed dancers, teachers, instructors and judges including Ann Harding-Traffor, Pierre Allaire, Mireille Veileux, Denis Tremblay, Pat Traymore, Olga Foraponova, Jt Thomas and others. George is proficient in both International and American styles of Ballroom Dancing. He constantly attends workshops and dance congresses as well as taking private dance lessons with numerous distinguished coaches.