Jeff Yocom

Founder & President, Marquee Search Inc.

Jeff is the Founder and President of international sports executive search firm, Marquee Search Inc., headquartered in Portland, Oregon. Marquee Search has recruited key business leaders for blue-chip professional sports brands including the Green Bay Packers, Portland Timbers, Chicago Cubs, Boston Celtics, Oakland Raiders and Seattle Sounders FC.

Jeff started in sports in 2002, joining Game Face, an industry leading training and recruiting firm. Eventually Jeff became Senior Vice President of the division responsible for executing hundreds of successful placements in sports and entertainment. Jeff brought best practices to Game Face and shaped the strategy of the recruiting division, growing the operation over his 11 years with the company. 

Before entering the sports industry, Jeff was an award-winning branch manager for Robert Half International, Inc., the world’s first and largest staffing services firm in the accounting, finance and information technology fields. 

Jeff holds a business management degree from Arizona State University.  He is a native Oregonian, volunteers for many organizations in the area, and has coached his daughters’ basketball, soccer and softball teams.

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