Our Story

Talent scouts for business.

Passion driven by experience

Founded by former recruiters, athletes and university career coaches, the team at Athlete Career Placement leverages their experience to help student athletes start and build successful business careers.

ACP helps candidates develop career game plans for this critical transition By identifying their transferable skills, soft skills and personal success attributes, ACP matches candidates with companies where they will be poised to add value, ensuring a win-win for both the candidate and the employer. 

Lifelong athletes are hardworking, embrace teamwork, think critically, exhibit discipline and are driven to succeed. Companies across the country benefit from actively recruiting former college athletes to build their bench of talent. The entire team at ACP is passionate about helping talented athletes set out on the path to success and is equally passionate about helping clients attract and hire these driven candidates.

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What ACP’s Raving Fans Are Saying

Jason Peay, CEO, Versa Tech

In my personal experience, I have seen athletes have the best disposition. In sales, marketing or operational roles, it doesn’t matter. I love hiring athletes.

Mark Sadowski, Director of College Scouting, Chicago Bears

Having an agency that specializes in placing athletes in today’s workforce is important. Athlete Career Placement is run by great people and they genuinely care about providing former athletes with outstanding job opportunities.

Dr. Kristen Migliano, Ph.D. , Former Director of Athletics, Lynn University

Through sports participation, college graduates hone specific soft skills, which are also identified as some of the most commonly desired soft skills by today’s employers. It is these soft skills that make the college athlete graduate a prepared employee, ready to add value to the workplace. Athlete Career Placement closes that gap on soft skills […]