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Next Level Executive Search delivers exceptional leaders for organizations operating in the complex and rapidly changing sports industry.

Our in-depth understanding of the market and years of experience in this world empower us to understand your needs and find the "right fit" between the candidate and the position.

  NLES Offers Unrivaled Expertise
We have years of experience in business and sports. So we can understand your needs and find the right person for your leadership position.

A Focused Approach
NLES offers personalized, quality service, and has built strong, ongoing relationships with clients and individuals worldwide.

  I have never met an executive search consultant with more dedication, passion and dependability than Michael. <more>  
Steve Lavin, Analyst
College Basketball
  Working with Michael Garnes is a pleasure, because he succeeds in combining professionalism with humanity. <more>  
Karel Van hoorebeke, Esquire
Van hoorebeke, Gotghebuer & Partners Gent, Belgium
  We are delighted to work with Michael in the areas of new business, talent marketing and corporate sponsorship. <more>  
Scott Lange
Vice President
SFX Sports Group
  Michael Garnes rates at the top of my list of professionals in the sports and entertainment management fields. <more>  
Gary Ness, Ph.D.,
Dept. Chair Sport Management,
Retired, Lynchburg College