FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Scottsdale, AZ. August 4, 2021 – Snodgrass Partners, Inc., a sports industry consulting and recruiting firm, has entered into an Allied Partnership with Hilliard Solutions, an innovative education and sports consulting firm that provides professional development, career coaching and athlete programming solutions for sports leaders that assist them with preparing athletes for successful experiences during and after their sports participation. Their mantra is “Helping professionals help athletes succeed.”
At Hilliard Solutions, the framework of athlete success is centered around their powerful 360-degree Athlete Development Model which reflects the components that Dr. Janice Hilliard (President/CEO) has identified, successfully integrated, and implemented to achieve impactful outcomes throughout her 30-year career. The Hilliard Solutions 360 Degree Athlete Development Model and methods strategically engage, educate, and empower athletes and key players in their ecosystem to address the challenges inherent in integrating education, sports, and business. Importantly, this model of athlete education maximizes the opportunity for athletes and their organizations to achieve mutually beneficial goals.
A plethora of organizations have taken advantage of Hilliard Solutions including the NCAA, NBA, MLS, Women Leaders in College Sports, National Alliance of Social Workers in Sports, Minority Opportunities Athletic Association, and the Memphis Grizzlies. Numerous esteemed educational institutions have benefited also, including the University of California/Berkeley, University of Florida, Temple University, and Iowa State University.
We are excited and honored to welcome Dr. Janice Hilliard and Hilliard Solutions to the Network of Allied Partners with Snodgrass Partners,” said Tom Jacobs, co-founder of the Snodgrass Partners Sports Consulting and Recruiting practice. “Dr. Hilliard’s vast experience, coupled with the unique and powerful model she has built, make her a very special addition to our team of esteemed partners.”
Dr. Hilliard and her accomplished team of associates at Hilliard Solutions remain driven to help others achieve their goals and in turn, help build the depth and accomplishments of the athlete development community one person or one institution at a time.
With over 25 years of leadership and service in the intercollegiate and professional sports communities, our team at Hilliard Solutions is excited to join the group of Allied Partners at Snodgrass Partners. Our focus on the professional, career development and transition of women sports leaders and student-athletes and our experience helping sports leaders help athletes succeed make us ideally suited for this new opportunity. We are also confident that our approach to diversity, equity and inclusion will bring value to the organizations that Snodgrass supports, said Dr. Hilliard.