EXECUTIVE SEARCH in the Business of Sport

There are many parallels between big business and professional sports – exceptional talent is hard to find. We approach Executive Search like a Game 7 final – you can count on us to come through in the clutch.

Through a shared vision of success, Horizon Leader Group builds a deep understanding of your strategic goals, and we leverage our proven track record, network and proprietary processes to target and secure best-fit, world-class talent.

Uniquely positioned as a specialized executive search firm devoted exclusively to the business of sport, we understand the changing sports landscape and the complexities involved in this niche market. From the stakeholders, to the strategic business partners, we work with leagues, alumni and players’ associations, federations, corporations, manufacturers, governing bodies, brands, professional teams and intercollegiate institutions.

We place leaders, from the C-suite and boardroom, to the front office. We deliver the right talent on your significant investment. Leaders who inspire, perform and drive bottom-line results with a winning culture for your business. You can count on our unrivaled professionalism, insights, transparency, accessibility, and accountability.

Our global network, reach and access includes a network of high profile individual brands – elite athletes and top-tier sports executives – and the organizations they quarterback – all true influencers in the business world.

Our Locker Room to Boardroom search and advisory practice has earned a reputation for recruiting and placing top senior talent in the business of sports, we are here to help you ink the top free agents at all levels.


Industries We Serve:

  • Professional Sports
  • Amateur Sports
  • Sporting Goods
  • Associations
  • Entertainment
  • Media
  • Gaming
  • Education
  • Technology
  • Brands
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