Building successful & diverse leadership teams for global Travel, Hospitality & Leisure Organizations


Search Party  is a talent advisory firm based in Chicago, Illinois. We specialize in the recruitment of high performance leaders for innovative and growth0oriented companies within the travel, hospitality & leisure sector. 


Our Service

Search...simply put, we find and assess passive talent. You can't "post & pray" if you want change agents  and A-players. We execute cross-functional searches from manager level through the C-Suite.

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Our Specialization

Search Party supports a specific yet diverse group of clients.  Whether publicly traded or PE-backed, our clients include major hotel brands, cruise lines, restaurant groups, tour operators, and  other experience driven companies.

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Our Process

Search Party is a retained search firm committed to excellence. We have a systematic approach used to the research, identify, and assess talent. Yet, as a boutique firm, we provide refreshing nimbleness as required.




Mission Driven

Search Party  is committed to building diverse leadership teams.  We guarantee all candidate slates will represent diversity in gender, ethnicity, experience, thought....or anything else critical to your talent agenda.  


"Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness."

— Mark Twain