Employers 2018-04-17T16:37:43+00:00


Turnkey utilizes a finely-tuned five step recruiting process. A minimum of two recruiters (including one senior recruiter) manage each search we conduct, and we guarantee expediency, professionalism and total confidentiality.

Meet with client, develop search objectives, job description and candidate profile. Distribute job description and search documents to strategic contacts and media outlets.

Systematically identify and proactively recruit candidates. Conduct interviews and begin reference checks. Present candidate recommendations to client.

Organize and facilitate all interviews, coordinate travel and meeting logistics. Manage ongoing communication between client and candidate(s).
Initiate, coordinate offer to final candidate, assist with negotiation.

Coordinate signing of Letter of Agreement, manage media inquiries, finalize communication with other finalists.

Chris McGowan

President, Portland Trail Blazers

Chris McGowan

“When we need to hire a key employee for our organization, we contact Turnkey.”

Art Rooney II

President & Co-Owner, Pittsburgh Steelers

Art Rooney II

“I trusted Turnkey’s assessment and felt confident in both our choices and our hiring decision.”

Ted Leonsis

Owner, Monumental Sports & Entertainment

Ted Leonsis

“Turnkey Search is a trusted partner on every level.”

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The following is a small selection of the more than 500 executive-level searches successfully completed by Turnkey.

  • Athletic Director, University of Michigan
  • CMO, Oakland Raiders
  • General Counsel, Miami Dolphins
  • President, NFL Players Inc.
  • CMO & CSO, San Jose Sharks
  • Director, Sponsorship, University of Virginia Athletics
  • Managing Director of Corporate Partnerships, USTA
  • CFO, Tampa Bay Rays
  • President & CEO, Detroit Pistons
  • GM, Sponsorship, Georgia Tech Athletics
  • Senior Vice President of Sales, Pittsburgh Penguins
  • CMO, Brooklyn Nets
  • Athletic Director, Georgetown University
  • GM of Mesa Training Facility, Chicago Cubs
  • President, Real Salt Lake
  • CEO, LA Marathon
  • Senior Vice President of Events & Guest Experiences, MetLife Stadium
  • Vice President of Sponsorship, CitiGroup
  • COO, Nashville Predators
  • Athletic Director, Grand Valley State University
  • Senior Vice President of Consumer Sales, New York Jets
  • CEO, Miami Dolphins
  • GM, Sponsorship, Arizona State University Athletics
  • CMO, Circuit of the Americas
  • Vice President of Global Partnerships, FELD Entertainment
  • President, Los Angeles Dodgers
  • CEO, 2014 Super Bowl Host Committee
  • GM, Sponsorship, University of South Carolina Athletics
  • Athletic Director, University of Minnesota
  • Senior Vice President of Ticketing & Suite Sales, MSG
  • CEO, VStar Entertainment Group
  • CEO, MetLife Stadium
  • Director, Sponsorship, University of Maryland Athletics
  • CMO, San Antonio Spurs
  • Senior Vice President of Sales, Philadelphia Union
  • COO, Ovations