Hanold Tapped to Lead Search for Riddell’s Chief HR Officer

Hanold Associates has been tapped to lead the search for Riddell’s Chief Human Resources Officer, based at Riddell headquarters in Chicago, IL. Riddell is a premier designer and developer of protective sports equipment. Part of the BRG Sports family, Riddell is the recognized leader in football helmet technology and innovation for professional and amateur athletes.…

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Hanold Associates Tapped to Lead Search for UFC’s CHRO

Hanold Associates has been tapped to lead the search for Ultimate Fighting Championship’s (UFC) Chief Human Resources Officer, based at UFC headquarters in Las Vegas, Nevada. Started in 1993 as a professional mixed martial arts (MMA) organization, the Ultimate Fighting Championship® (UFC®) is now the fastest growing sports organization in the world. UFC has revolutionized…

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Hanold Launches Search for Rehab Institute of Chicago CHRO

Hanold Associates has been retained by the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago for their Chief HR Officer search. Reporting to the CEO, the CHRO will serve as a key member of RIC’s Executive Leadership Team and will be accountable for all Human Resources activities and building a sustainable infrastructure and organizational capability. The position is based…

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Your Working Life with Jason Hanold

Jason Hanold is CEO & Managing Partner of Hanold Associates, HR Executive Search. On Your Working Life podcast with Caroline Dowd-Higgins, he discusses assembling high-performing leadership teams through rigorous capability and nuanced culture fit assessment. Listen to Caroline Dowd-Higgins’ interview with Jason.

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Locker Room to Boardroom: 10 Perfect Jobs for Former Athletes

You’re used to dominating the field as a former competitive athlete. Now you’re ready to dominate your career path. You need a high-powered career that puts all of your skills to good use and makes you the star of the team. But which jobs are best suited for former athletes? The characteristics that made you…

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Hanold Associates Completes Flextronics Executive Search

Hanold Associates recruited Susan Crickenberger as Vice President, Global Talent Management for Flextronics (FLEX). Previously, Ms. Crickenberger was Head of Talent, North American World Headquarters for HJ Heinz (HNZ). Flextronics International Limited, headquartered in San Jose, California is a $30 billion business and is one of the world’s leading Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) providers that…

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Hanold Associates Completes Friedman Head of HR Search

Hanold Associates recruited Nellie Apostolova as Head of Human Resources for Friedman Operating Group. Ms. Apostolova was formerly Human Resources Business Partner with Target Corporation (TGT). Friedman, a wholly –owned subsidiary of Constellation Software, Inc. (TSX: CSU) acquires, manages and builds software companies in a variety of vertical software markets, enabling them to be clear…

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Hanold Launches Search for Patagonia’s Chief HR Officer

Patagonia, Inc., founded by Yvon Chouinard in 1973, has scaled the peak of the outdoor apparel and accessories business. The company designs and markets rugged clothing and accessories to mountain climbers, skiers, surfers, as well as other sports enthusiasts and environmentalists who are willing to pay for the Patagonia brand and its environmental ethic. Patagonia…

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4 Ways to Do a Slow Retirement

If you’re thinking of retiring but don’t want to make a complete break from the workforce, you’re not alone. More Americans are transitioning slowly into retirement by working part time, volunteering and more. According to the Merrill Lynch Work in Retirement: Myths and Motivations study, nearly half (47%) of today’s retirees say they either have…

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Electronic Arts Retains Hanold for Global HR Position

Since its founding in 1982, Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) has helped shape the way over 300 million registered players consume and enjoy interactive media. EA develops, markets, publishes and distributes game software content and services that can be played by consumers on a variety of video game machines and electronic devices. Easily recognizable company brands…

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