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Wang named Head Coach of Yale Men’s and Women’s Fencing

PRINCETON, N.J. — Haibin Wang, a two-time Olympic medalist and an International Fencing Federation Hall of Fame member, has been named the head coach of Yale’s men’s and women’s fencing programs.
Wang has served on Yale’s coaching staff since 2014, starting as a volunteer before being named a full-time assistant coach in 2016. During his …

Ventura Partners Places Head Women’s Basketball Coach at Penn State

Ventura
Partners Places Head Women’s Basketball Coach at Penn State

April 10, 2019 – Universities have been turning
to search firms in droves to fill their top coaching vacancies. Executive
recruitment firm Ventura Partners has tackled the latest
search, recruiting Carolyn Kieger as the sixth head coach of the women’s
basketball program at Penn State University. After 12 seasons, the program
elected to move on …

Ventura Partners will aid Fairfield in the nationwide hunt for the Head Coach Position –led by Katy Young Staudt

FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Director of Athletics Paul Schlickmann announced on Monday that he has initiated a change in the leadership of the Men’s Basketball program, commencing a search to replace Head Coach Sydney Johnson.   “I want to thank Coach Johnson for his commitment to Fairfield. He has led our program with integrity, served as a great mentor to our student-athletes …

Ventura Partners to find WSU’s next basketball coach

Ventura is a notable presence in major-conference searches for ADs and head coaches and has offices in Beverly Hills, Chicago and Atlanta. Among its recent collegiate clients are Penn State, Kansas State, Utah and Mississippi to learn more about Ventura and its people.

Chun is playing the search process close to the proverbial vest. Asked …

Congratulations to Ole Miss Basketball Coach Kermit Davis for being named SEC Coach of the Year! Ventura Partners is proud to have partnered with Ole Miss Rebels and Ross Bjork on this search!

Tuesday first year Ole Miss basketball head coach Kermit Davis was announced as the SEC Coach of the Year by the SEC offices.
Ole Miss basketball (20-11, 10-8) has been a pleasant surprise for Rebels fans this season. The Rebels are coming off a regular season ending road win over Mizzou which gave the Rebels …

Congratulations to Coach Amanda Butler for being named ACC Coach of the Year!

Ventura Partners is proud to have partnered with Clemson Tigers on this search!

Clemson women’s basketball coach Amanda Butler has been named the Atlantic Coast Conference Coach of the Year, the league announced Wednesday.

Clemson’s turnaround in Butler’s first year at the helm has been nothing short of remarkable. The Tigers enter the ACC Tournament with …

Kansas State hires North Dakota State’s Chris Klieman as head coach

Kansas State has hired North Dakota State’s Chris Klieman as its next head coach, the Wildcats announced on Monday.

Kleiman has gone 67-6 with three Football Championship Subdivision national championships at North Dakota State. He will succeed Hall of Fame coach Bill Snyder, who retired earlier this month.

Kansas State athletic director Gene Taylor promoted Klieman …