Joe Jackman

Managing Director

Joe ensures Horizon Leader Groups (HLG) the business strategy and visions is focused on its growth and profit goals. He also leads HLG’s Leadership Development, Brand Management and  Change Management Practices.

A HLG Partner and a member of the strategic leadership team, Joe leverages his sales, marketing and leadership intrapreneur/ entrepreneurial global experiences in both the Talent & Brand Management industries.

A creative storyteller and a disruptive thinker, Joe is highly regarded as a business of sport expert, with connections and collaborations that range from celebrity athletes and Olympians, to agencies and associations, to global corporations and their C-suite thought leaders.

Joe brings his competitive sport background – NCAA D1 athlete – to help drive the business development, marketing and operational efforts of the agency. Joe founded Jackman Brands and Rembrand Sports,  pioneering the building of the NHL, NHLAA, NHLPA’s athlete development and career transition programs.

Other leadership roles include building an International Sports Practice for a global consulting firm, serving as a National Vice President for HR consulting firm LHH, and for RiseSmart, a SaaS technology, Silicon Valley startup.