Eric Guthoff

Eric Guthoff

Partner, Americas, Grace Blue Partnership

Eric is a Partner at Grace Blue responsible for bringing our expertise and global network to sports, entertainment, and gaming companies around the world. Grace Blue is the leading global executive search and talent advisory firm in the marketing, media, experiential and creative spaces. Our services cover all aspects of talent and organizational needs, which includes capability assessments, diversity pipelining, market mapping, and the hiring of business leadership that will evolve companies to thrive now and into the future.

Prior to joining Grace Blue, Eric co-founded GlideSlope , a boutique advisory agency specializing in global sports. He grew GlideSlope to a multi-million dollar business before leading it through its acquisition by CSM Sports & Entertainment. Eric started his career working in the Consulting divisions at Octagon and IMG building multi-channel strategies for clients across the sports, entertainment and lifestyle sectors.


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