Scott Driggs, Managing Partner
Scott Driggs is the Managing Partner of Driggs Search International. He specializes in C-level and Executive Management searches within the Consumer Products and Private Equity industries. His recent senior executive placements include clients such as: ASEA, Twinlab, Kyani, Cornerstone Research and Development, Zrii, Melaleuca, England Logistics, CR England, 1-800 Contacts, Sorenson Capital & Vista Equity Partners. Over his sixteen year career in executive search, Scott has conducted over 300 successful executive level search assignments.
Prior to founding Driggs Search International, Scott was a Senior Manager for a large international executive search firm. Scott earned a Bachelor degree from Brigham Young University in Spanish. He is active in his community as a youth basketball coach and a church volunteer. Scott lives in South Jordan, UT, with his wife and five children. He likes to run, play basketball, and eat great Mexican food.
Ryan Driggs, Partner
Ryan Driggs has over 10 years of executive recruiting experience and is a Partner in the Arizona office of Driggs Search International. He serves clients across the Direct Sales, Marketing, and Advertising industries. Ryan has successfully identified proven talent for senior management roles, including CEOs, COOs, CFOs, and members of the board of directors. Ryan has successfully completed assignments for a number of start-up companies in need of those critical initial hires. Ryan has worked with some of the top private equity and venture capital companies in the West and prides himself on forming long-term relationships with his clients and strives to partner with them as they grow their business.
Ryan holds a BS degree from Arizona State University. Ryan and his wife have four children and live in Mesa, AZ. Ryan enjoys running marathons and spending time with his family.
Brian Ricks, Partner
Brian is a Partner at Driggs Search International and has been very successful in developing client relationships over his 10 years in the recruiting industry. As a result of his dynamic personality, Brian has developed a strong network of people within many industries and disciplines. Prior to executive search, Brian was in sales and marketing for Hershey Foods, Greater Southwest Lodging, and Okland Construction. Brian graduated with a Bachelors degree in Communication from Arizona State University. He enjoys playing all sports (specifically golf) and spending time with his wife Holly and their four children.
Chris Coleman, Recruiting Manager
Chris has over five years of recruiting experience. Chris specializes in placing candidates in the information technology, marketing and advertising industries. Chris is acknowledged by his colleagues for his hard work, creativity, and for being a team player. He graduated with a Bachelor degree from the University of Utah. Chris enjoys golfing, taking photographs and spending time with his wife Karen and their two girls.
Karen Whitt, Executive Recruiter
Karen is excited to reenter the corporate world as an Executive Recruiter for Driggs Search. With a specialty in commercial litigation, Karen practiced law in both Utah and Texas for five years at premier national law firms, making appearances in both state and federal court and helping draft briefs and pleadings for district, appellate, and supreme courts.
Along with her husband and family of 4 children, Karen recently returned from living in Chile and Germany. She earned her Juris Doctorate from Arizona State College of Law, and her B.A. from Brigham Young University. She is an outdoor enthusiast, speaks Spanish fluently, and enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
Holly Toolson, Executive Recruiter
Holly has several years of recruiting experience and specializes in placing Executive Talent in the Utah market. Prior to Driggs Search, Holly spent time in banking, commercial appraising and recruiting top scholars to Brigham Young University. Holly also has extensive international experience, having lived in Spain, Italy, Greece and Andorra during a 9 year period.
Holly earned a Bachelor degree from Brigham Young University and during college, she represented Idaho in the Miss America Scholarship Pageant. Holly and her husband Andy are the parents of 6 children. She is active in her community and church and loves running and attending her children’s sporting events.
Laura Driggs, Media and Market Research Coordinator
Laura is responsible for social media, promotional events, client visits and market research. She is also a specialist in the fields of entertainment and the culinary arts. Laura earned a Bachelor degree from Brigham Young University and was part of the BYU Cougarette Dance Team for 3 years.
Kevin Driggs, CPA and Board Member
Kevin is a Founder and Board Member. Kevin graduated with a Masters degree in Accounting from Brigham Young University and is a Certified Public Accountant. He married Robyne Kirk and has four sons. Kevin is also a former Brigham Young University Cougar basketball player and avid supporter of BYU sports.
Ashley Driggs, Recruiter and Candidate Research Coordinator
Ashley is responsible for researching and recruiting top talent in the Consumer Products industry. Ashley is known for her charisma over the phone and for her ability to research and discover hard to find candidates.