SearchWide is a full-service executive search firm primarily for companies in the travel, tourism, hospitality, convention, trade association, venue management, experiential marketing, sports and entertainment industries. We specialize in C-Level and Director level executive searches for companies ranging in size from Fortune 500 corporations to mid-sized public and private companies and associations.
Headquartered in the Twin Cities and several regional offices, we’re able to serve clients and candidates nationwide. Founded in 1999, we have remained focused on our four core values for almost two decades: INTEGRITY, ETHICS, PASSION and RESPECT.
RECENTLY COMPLETED SEARCHES
President and CEO — Visit Baltimore President and CEO — National Association of Sports Commission (NASC) CEO — USA Archery President — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center CEO, CMO, and CSO — Puerto Rico Destination Marketing Organization Vice President of Sales and Marketing — The Post Oak Sales Manager — Chicago Cubs Vice President of Exhibitions and Convention Sales — Mohegan Sun Vice President of Community — Meeting Professionals International (MPI) Vice President of Operations — Empire State Building, LLC.
HUNT SCANLON NEWSWIRE BRIEFINGS
After suffering a massive hit during the Great Recession, employment and hiring within the travel, hotel and hospitality industry has begun to rebound. In the last year, according to one set of survey metrics, the industry added 527,000 jobs (2.6 million since 2004). That number is likely to increase this year as global tourism and traveling
According to a report by talent consultant Kevin Sheridan, 86 percent of executive search firms feel they are doing a good job recruiting, yet only 60 percent of candidates report having a positive experience during the recruiting process with them. Mr. Sheridan is an internationally-recognized keynote speaker, a New York Times best-selling author and a sought-after voice
SearchWide recently recruited Rod Menzer as the CEO of USA Archery in Colorado Springs, CO. He had held the position since Denise Parker left to join the U.S. Olympic Committee in September. Mark Gnatovic, senior vice president at SearchWide, led the assignment. “After an exhaustive search, which uncovered an exceptional set of candidates, the board of USA
After suffering a massive hit during the Great Recession, employment and hiring within the travel, hotel and hospitality industry has begun to rebound. In the last year, according to one set of survey metrics, the industry added 527,000 jobs (2.6 million since 2004). That number is likely to increase this year as global tourism and travel
LATEST PRESS RELEASES
WOODBURY, MN, January 18, 2018 – SearchWide, an executive search and recruitment firm that has primarily worked in the travel, tourism, and hospitality industry for nearly two decades has now launched a new recruiting service specifically for customers seeking to fill mid-level management roles quickly. The new service, SearchWide Connect, will fill a void in
WOODBURY, MN, August 21, 2017 – SearchWide, an executive recruiting firm, and Strategic Solution Partners, a taskforce solutions, hotel consulting, and revenue management company, are proud to announce their strategic alliance. The two companies will come together for a new approach to successful placement. Together, SearchWide and Strategic Solution Partners will find exceptional talent quickly for clients in the
WOODBURY, MN, April 25, 2017 – SearchWide has announced their CEO Interview Series, a collection of video interviews with the industries top leaders. SearchWide is a leading recruitment firm in the travel, tourism, hospitality, convention, trade association, venue management and experiential marketing industries. One of the top concerns our industry leaders have is how to find great