Marketing Specialists for Facility and Concession

Founded in 1967, we are a boutique firm with over 55 years of executive search experience. The retained recruitment service Bristol offers includes sourcing, screening, submitting qualified candidates, scheduling interviews, and negotiating employment and compensation packages of selected finalists.

Bristol Associates’ Facility and Concession practice recruits within the Marketing segment of the industry. Our hospitality recruiters place top candidates in a variety of key marketing functions. We specialize in senior, executive, and management positions.

Simply put, placing top executives is what we do, and we know what makes a great leader. Below are just some of the qualities and skill sets in this discipline that we look for:

  • Experience in the development, management, and communication of brand strategies and tactics
  • Performance in increasing market share and meeting or exceeding revenue objectives
  • Communicates effectively and builds strong relationships with stakeholders
  • Ability to identify and market to targeted consumers
  • Exceptional communication skills

Are you looking to hire exceptional talent with the skills listed above? Submit an employer inquiry and one of our consultants will be in touch with you soon!

Do these qualities describe you? Submit your resume today to be considered for our current openings.

Join the Many Facility and Concession Companies That Have Filled Their Roles with Bristol Associates

Our Satisfied Clients Love to Share Their Experiences Working with Bristol Associates

“Bristol Associates has been a pleasure to work with on several Executive Searches. Our consultant has been the ultimate professional with a strong sense of industry needs and trends. Not to mention finding my personal perfect fit at Team San Jose. I would highly recommend Bristol for your recruiting needs.”

Ewell Sterner

General Manager of Convention Center Operations, Team San Jose

“I’ve collaborated with Bristol Associates for many years now, and I continue to be impressed by their vast network of talented hospitality industry professionals. Bristol is a valuable resource that I covet and respect.”

Jay Kudla

Vice President of Human Resources, Ryan Sanders Sports Services

“Communicative, intuitive, considerate, precise and responsive. These are the first words that come to my mind on my interactions with Bristol. Over the years, the Bristol team has worked with me on several opportunities and have been honest in their approach with integrity always at the top of their mind. If you are seeking an opportunity and Bristol calls you, take it seriously.”

Jay Francis

General Manager of Convention Center Operations, Confidential Facilities Organization

Why Work with Bristol Associates?

Over 55 Years in Business

We have specialized in executive search since 1967, and are now in our 3rd generation of family ownership.


We have unrivaled industry knowledge in the areas in which we focus.

Individualized Service

We provide consultative, individualized service to our client companies. We pride ourselves in conducting our processes confidentially when necessary.

Network of Candidates

With over 1M+ relevant candidates in our private database, and growing every day, we have a strong network of senior-level talent across the board.


Our recruiters value a communicative relationship with our select client companies and candidates, providing updates throughout the search.


Our exceptional lead recruiters each have at least 15 years’ of experience in executive search.

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Our Successful Facility and Concession Marketing Searches Keep Our Clients Coming Back

Vice President of Communications

One of the Nation’s largest privately held service corporations was our client for this successful Vice President of Communications search. The company is the industry leader in the operation of retail concessions at airports, auditoriums, stadiums, convention centers, conference centers, tourist attractions, and state and national parks. This corporate position is responsible for the development and execution of all public relations activities, and also for overseeing the public relations and communications strategies that influence the company’s brand positioning.

Associate Director of Marketing and Communications

We placed the Associate Director of Marketing and Communications at a highly regarded performing arts center in California. Our placed candidate develops and executes the marketing and communication plans for over 100 events, as well as manages relationships with media and corporate partners.

Manager of Insights and Strategy

Our client is an NFL Team that was looking to expand their fan base and season ticket holders. The Manager of Insights and Strategy executes database-driven consumer acquisition and retention programs utilizing multiple sales channels and marketing mediums. Our placed candidate is responsible for managing list generation, the retention of Season Ticket Holders, future venue seating priority, and ticket sales leads.

We Can Fill Your Marketing Roles in the Facility and Concession Industry

  • Advertising Manager
  • Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)
  • Corporate Vice President of Marketing
  • Director of Advertising
  • Director of Communications
  • Director of Marketing
  • Director of Public Relations
  • Director of Sales and Marketing
  • Director of Social Media Marketing
  • Marketing and Events Manager
  • Marketing and Promotions Director
  • Marketing and Public Relations Manager
  • Regional Marketing Director
  • Sales and Marketing Manager
  • Senior Vice President of Corporate Marketing
  • Vice President of Advertising
  • Vice President of Marketing
  • Vice President of Marketing and Merchandising