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Announcing the Launch of Horizon Leader Group

By July 23, 2019December 4th, 2020No Comments

Transforming Leadership from the Dressing Room to the Boardroom

TORONTO, July 23, 2019 /CNW/ – Today, Horizon Leader Group (HLG), officially opens its doors to serve the world’s leaders, athletes, brands, and companies through leading edge consulting, coaching, and professional services. HLG unleashes the talent management potential of organizations, increasing competitive advantage that transforms leader performance and drives bottom-line results.

Specializing in the global sports industry, HLG introduces a range of fully integrated leadership development and brand management solutions. The goal is to help fuel peak performance and enhance career and business outcomes. “Dynamic business results hinge on attracting, assessing, hiring, and developing the right talent,” explained Max Dawson, Horizon Leader Group partner and global executive search specialist. “By offering unique, fully integrated recruitment, leadership development, and brand management solutions, we are redefining the concept of human capital. We optimize employee leadership potential and exceed the retention and engagement goals of organizations across multiple sectors.”

With a combined 52 years of pro and elite sports business and marketing experience, HLG is uniquely positioned to help guide athletes and executives to lead sports teams, clubs, and leagues, as well as sport and entertainment organizations, their properties and sponsors.

“Our purpose lies where our passions, experiences, and expertise meet,” shared Joe Jackman, partner at Horizon Leader Group. “Inspired by our brand agency know-how, our global human capital expertise, and our sports business experience, Horizon Leader Group was founded with a promise to bring an innovative approach and a non-traditional perspective to the tired talent management industry. With a focus on the sports sector, we are committed to better serving business leaders, athletes, and their stakeholders, to unleash personal bests and powerful career and business results on the playing field and beyond.”

Steven Caldwell, a former Premier League and MLS footballer, current on-air analyst for The Sports Network Canada, and partner at Horizon Leader Group added, “A point of distinction for Horizon is ‘The Players Box’ – in partnership with athletes and their influencer networks, we help elevate the athlete’s leadership capabilities while monetizing their brand beyond their sport, to ensure post-game fulfillment and sustainable success.

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