Jan 15, 2019



CLEVELAND, OH – January 15, 2019 – ON Partners, the results-driven retained executive search firm, today announced that it has promoted Jake Espenlaub, Clint Keller and Joe Olson from directors to vice presidents. Espenlaub focuses on searches in technology, including e-commerce, consumer digital and software as a service (SaaS); Keller focuses on enterprise software, entertainment and media companies and Olson focuses on senior finance, IT and HR roles across multiple industries including software, manufacturing and digital media.

“Jake, Clint and Joe have all had tremendous years by every measure – closed searches, candidate quality, firm contributions and client origination,” noted ON Partners co-founder and managing partner Tim Conti. “They’ve been consistently strong performers for several years and have built platforms from which their practices will certainly grow. We’re very proud of their accomplishments as well as the growth opportunities offered within the firm, as well as the recent growth the firm has experienced overall.”

Based in Atlanta, Espenlaub has been with ON Partners for almost four years. His search experience ranges from venture-backed startups to Fortune 500 companies, with an industry focus on SaaS, consumer internet and ecommerce. Previously, he led the technology practice for Benefits Advisory Group, focusing on business and client development. He is a graduate from TCU’s Neeley School of Business, where he majored in Entrepreneurial Management.

Prior to joining ON Partners, Dallas-based Keller worked as a business advisor, serving top athletes in sports and entertainment. Previously, he served as Director of Operations for Highland Concerts, where he built and managed the entertainment firm’s 500-person College Ambassador Program. Clint spent two years caddying on the PGA Tour and holds a B.S. in International Business from the University of Arkansas, Walton College of Business.

Based in Orlando, Olson has a decade of executive search experience supporting everything from pre-revenue startups to some of the most influential companies on the planet. He is a graduate of Texas A&M University with a bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Development and Organizational Psychology.


About ON Partners

ON Partners recruits game-changing executives for world-changing companies. The firm was founded in 2006 by like-minded executive search professionals desiring to establish a more client-centric alternative to the large multi-service global firms they were leaving behind. Growing quickly ever since, ON Partners has been named to the Inc. 500/5000 List and as one of the Top 25 Retained Executive Search Firms in the U.S. Specializing in recruiting c-suite, board and vice president/senior management talent, our partners have a long successful track record of building world class management teams across broad industries. For more information, visit www.onpartners.com


Jay Roberts, Roberts Buchanan Associates
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About ON Partners

Since 2006, ON Partners is the only pure-play executive search firm building diverse C-level and board leadership teams. We rebuilt the institution of executive search for the way you work. Our approach includes present partners who engage with their clients from the first brief to the final decision, individually crafted solutions that are unique to each client, and an easier experience all around. Named by Forbes as one of America’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms and to the Inc. 500/5000 Lists nine times, ON Partners is consistently ranked among the top 20 retained executive search firms in the U.S.

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