Dean works at a construction machine rental and runs his own company: WhaSUP NL. During the summer he teaches SUP (Stand Up Paddling) and accompanies SUP-tours through Schiedam and the surrounding area. He also likes crossfit, bootcamps, snowboarding, and biking.
Last summer, he and other youths cleaned up the waters of Schiedam on their SUPs. He would like for everyone to take better care of the environment, live healthy and get plenty of exercise. His dream is to do his SUP business full-time and he is working hard to grow WhaSUP NL.