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Public Higher Education Bulletin

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
RFP #1DJL1566
Request for Proposal: athletic search firm services
Award Info Published Wednesday August 19, 2015
Awarded to:
Vendor: Parker Executive Search, Atlanta, GA
Amount: An estimated $975,000
An estimated start date of 9/1/2015 through 8/31/2017
3 one-year
Potential Future Renewals: $3,071,250
Number of Unsuccessful, Responsive Respondents: 0
The State Purchasing Officer for this procurement is now Ben Bagby.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
This notice has been modified
Published Thursday July 9, 2015
The RFP opening date has been changed to Thursday, July 23, 2015.
First published Monday, June 22, 2015
Sealed proposals will be accepted at the address below until 2:00 PM, Thursday July 23, 2015:

Purchasing Division
212A Illini Plaza
1817 South Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (University), Division of Intercollegiate Athletics (DIA) seeks to retain the services of nationally recognized higher education sports search advisors to provide support during employment search processes on an as needed basis. Please note, there will be an optional teleconference to discuss state requirements for submission of the solicitation on Friday, June 26, 2015. See Section 1.5 of the attached RFP document for details.

For additional information, contact:
Danny Lienard
Phone: (217) 333-0777
FAX: (217) 239-6877
State Purchasing Officer - Ben Bagby
Submit one (1) original and five (5) copies of the response as defined in the specifications. The University reserves the right to accept or reject any and all responses or parts thereof. Illinois Department of Human Rights (IDHR) eligibility number is required on all proposals, if applicable. There is no BEP goal for this procurement.

This transaction is subject to the State Board of Elections registration and certification requirements of Public Act 095-0971.

The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.

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Specification Documents
  • 1DJL1566A1.pdf (38 KB)
  • 1DJL1566AthleticSearchServices.docx (138 KB)
Public Opening Documents
  • 1DJL1566BidTab.pdf (27 KB)