Fantasy Sports Company Fanduel Retains Millennium Search

Growing Online Gaming Company Partners With Search Firm for Key Positions Charlotte, NC- Fanduel , the leading daily fantasy sports company, is continuing its partnership with Millennium Search LLC, a top executive search firm focused on recruiting for companies in the high tech industry. The continued growth and increasing popularity of Fanduel’s unique fantasy gaming platform has led the company to begin expanding its team. Based out of New York City, Fanduel established a fantasy sports game that allows players to create fantasy leagues that can be played in a single day, rather than throughout an entire season. With options for Football, Baseball, Basketball, and more, Fanduel provides options for both free and paid fantasy league games. After a successful round of funding in April of this year, the gaming company continues to grow and gain traction among fans. “It’s been incredibly exciting to see the usage of our site explode since our launch in 2009.” says Tom Griffiths, cofounder of Fanduel. “Every new season brings in a new crop of players who are pumped to try our new style of fantasy sports. With site growth comes headcount growth, and it’s been great working with Millennium Search on that.” “This account is a very interesting one for me”, says Sandy Bleich, Senior Partner and Executive Recruiter at Millennium Search, who heads the Fanduel account. “Fanduel is looking for game changers who are bright, skilled, and have a passion for fantasy sports and experience in the sector. We have an excellent working relationship with their team, all of whom are highly engaged, responsive, and flexible. The relationship is paying off,... read more

SeatGeek Retains Millennium Search

Executive Recruiter Millennium Search Hired To Place Director of Digital Sales For SeatGeek SeatGeek, the leading ticket search engine, has hired executive recruiting firm Millennium Search to find its new director of digital sales. The position is based in New York, NY. “We discovered Millennium Search participating in conversations on Quora,” said SeatGeek Co-Founder Russ D’Souza. “We thought it was very smart of them to be hanging around where entrepreneurs are looking for resources.” Launched in 2009, SeatGeek searches the inventory of all the web’s major secondary ticket sites and aggregates all available tickets in one place. The company was a finalist at TechCrunch 50 in 2009 and was named to PC Magazine’s list of the Top 100 Websites of 2010. SeatGeek currently employs 14 people. “SeatGeek is not just a place to do ticket transactions,” D’Souza said. “If someone is looking for entertainment options but doesn’t know what to attend, we can make the best recommendations. With that in mind, we are looking to add significant revenue to the site through advertising deals, so the new digital sales director is a key role for us. The goal is to double our ad revenues.” “We’re excited about finding the ideal candidate for SeatGeek,” said Millennium Search CEO Amish Shah. “We have the right experience and a deep pool of qualified candidates within our network, and we’re confident we will fill this sales position quickly with an A-player. SeatGeek has the right combination of management, product offerings and funding that we like to see in clients we support.” Millennium Search Senior Partner Sandy Bleich is handling this search for the firm. About SeatGeek SeatGeek... read more
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