Carolyne Savini

Carolyne has been an executive search consultant and a specialist in the sports and entertainment industry since 2006.

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She has worked with some of the industry’s top executives for organizations across the NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, national governing bodies, motorsports, live event properties, college athletics, and numerous vendors to the sports and entertainment industry. Her expertise includes the C-suite and executive management across sales, marketing, operations, and administration functions of the business.


Carolyne is a Partner with Nolan Partners, the world's leading specialist executive search firm for the sports and entertainment industries. Nolan Partners has led executive search placements across 28 sports with clients ranging from Chelsea FC, Toronto Blue Jays, NFL,NBA, PGA Tour, and Mercedes Formula One to Wimbledon, English Premier League, Philadelphia Union, and Rugby League International Federation (Australia). 


Since 2011, Carolyne has served as an adjunct professor in the Sport Industry Management graduate program at Georgetown University. Carolyne is serving her second term as an Independent Board Member of USA Table Tennis. She has also been a featured speaker at numerous industry events on topics including career management, interviewing and hiring practices. 


University of Pittsburgh - B.A., Communications with a Minor in French Language & Literature

Ohio University - M.B.A., Sports Administration