DeFilippo on Effective Searches

In conjunction with our partners at D1.ticker, Turnkey Search is pleased to present “1.Question”, a new audio feature in D1.ticker’s daily email newsletter. “1.Question” features brief interviews with high level collegiate athletic administrators.

Here’s a throwback with Managing Director Gene DeFilippo that’s centered on the effectiveness of searches where a tight relationship is formed with the hiring President, how often university leadership already has a list of candidates they want vetted when Turnkey starts its work & the advantage of being an alum of an institution where there’s an opening. Listen by clicking the link.

Gene DeFilippo | Managing Director | Turnkey Search (Part 1)

To subscribe to “1.Question” for free on iTunes, please click here.

Past Episodes:
Marc Jenkins | Chief Operating Officer | Learfield Sports (Part 2)

Marc Jenkins | Chief Operating Officer | Learfield Sports (Part 1)

Ross Bjork | Director of Athletics | University of Mississippi (Part 2)

D1.ticker is designed to provide a holistic view of stories that are vital to the knowledge base of all those who want to gain an advantage in college athletics in the form of a daily email containing a curated selection of the most important fact-based developments in college athletics. The goal is simplicity and speed, so that you don’t spend vital time during the work day searching out stories big and small. Subscribe and enjoy your effective time savings without missing a beat.


Turnkey Search has been an industry leader since 1996, with a legacy of more than 1,000 executive search placements. Our ifferentiation is grounded in actual, hands-on operating experience in college sports (Gene DeFilippo) and professional sports and entertainment (Len Perna), supported by an experienced and diverse team of recruiters (led by Carolyne Savini and others) with unmatched subject matter expertise in sports and entertainment.



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