Pete Roussel is the #1 most interesting daily read for coaches, college athletic directors, and NFL front-office personnel. He is also the Founder/CEO of Coaching Search Consulting Inc., a branding development firm specializing in strategic career solutions that enables coaches to achieve more success with their current position while improving their opportunities to advance professionally.
A former college football coach, Pete is the only person to cover coaches 365 days a year. Known as the most trusted source on coaching transactions, Pete's research, insight, and information are valuable and relied upon.
After serving on the staffs at Stanford University, Ole Miss, University of Memphis, and Samford University, Pete decided to leverage his experience in the coaching profession to pursue business opportunities focused on helping coaches.
Since 2007, Pete has established a proven track record of consulting coaches on various branding strategies to achieve greater success with their current position while building the platform to advance professionally. More importantly, he has established a unique trust amongst coaches and athletic directors, which is the key reason he is regularly sought out by athletic directors, head coaches, coordinators, assistant coaches, and graduate assistants.
His experience within the coaching profession, research, and insight allow Pete to share a unique perspective. His strategies, information, an intuitive thinking are valued and relied upon. This is part of the reason a vast network of coaches, athletic directors, and agents consider Pete's pulse on the coaching profession as second to none.
Since 2007, Pete has been instrumental is arranging numerous job interviews for coaches at the college and NFL levels. When assistant coaches need a job or desire professional advancement, they often rely on Pete and his network.
A native of New Orleans, Pete now resides in Oxford, Mississippi. An avid reader of marketing, management, and business philosophy books - Pete recommends several books to coaches including Mavericks at Work, Absolute Impact, Rigged, The Starbucks Experience, Mindset - The New Psychology of Success, Competitive Leadership, and How Good Do You Want To Be?.
Much like Les Miles and Brady Hoke, Pete admittedly has no hobbies. He thoroughly enjoys helping his clients get what they want. He always carries his cell phone, listens to hip-hop music during his daily workout, and once dropped a critical touchdown on 3rd & goal from his high school quarterback Eli Manning.
He lives for the grind --- like hitting every high school in Dade and Broward counties during spring recruiting. He also appreciates consistent drive-through operations that don't ask unnecessary questions like Starbucks and Chick-Fil-A. And he really likes people that work their tail off.
Some of the most respected journalists, agents, and coaches believe in Pete's efforts:
"If it's happening in the world of coaching, Pete either already knows about it or will know about it before just about anyone else.
The contacts he's developed throughout that very guarded fraternity make any website he's connected to a daily must-read for any
college football writer or fan in search of the latest, most accurate news on the coaching front." - John Taylor (NBCSports.com)
"Myself and many of the coaches I represent believe Pete Roussel is one of the most influential people in college football.
You wouldn't believe the things Pete does for coaches." - Dennis Cordell (Coaches Inc.)
"Pete is all about helping coaches. That's why so many coaches around the country communicate with him.
He is as trustworthy as they come. We have over 100 college coaches that visit our school throughout the year.
Almost every one of them follows CoachingSearch.com on a daily bais." - Coach Jeff Curtis (John Curtis Christian School - River Ridge, LA)