NRHA Executive Director Search to be Conducted by MJM Global Search

June 18, 2013 – The National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Board of Directors has hired Jim Harlan, president and CEO of MJM Global Search, Inc., to support efforts in filling the post of NRHA Executive Director. MJM Global’s search will begin immediately with analysis of the position and identification of candidates.

NRHA, based in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, is the standard-setting body for the sport of reining with more than 21,000 members worldwide. “It is crucial for NRHA to locate a highly skilled and respected individual for this position. The Association needs a candidate that understands our global industry, appreciates our sport and possesses the leadership qualities needed to move NRHA forward. I am confident that MJM Global Search will help us find the right fit for NRHA and its members,” said Rick Clark, NRHA vice president.

Harlan, an avid horseman in his own right, is responsible for the strategic leadership necessary to ensure the achievement of MJM Global Search’s performance goals and preservation of the core values established more than 16 years ago.

MJM Global Search is an affiliate of the largest recruiting and placement organization in the world, Management Recruiters International, with more than 1,100 offices worldwide. Their executive search specialists have decades of hands-on experience as senior managers, ranging from Fortune 500 corporations to small fast-growing start-up companies. The firm recently completed placements in the horse industry for the American Paint Horse Association and National Cutting Horse Association.

Persons interested in the position may contact: Jim Harlan, MJM Global Search, Inc., P.O. Box 883, Franktown, CO 80116; 303-660-0766; [email protected].

Founded in 1966, NRHA is an organization dedicated to promoting the reining horse, encouraging all levels of reining competition and providing worthwhile purses. NRHA takes pride in offering revolutionary programs and top-notch events for its members while providing a fun-filled, family oriented atmosphere. More information on its shows and programs can be found at

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