As a Recruiting Assistant, Aaron Tyson is involved with all aspects of expanding Prodigy Search’s executive search division, with a focus on research and relationships with premier organizations throughout sports, entertainment and nonprofit sectors. Tyson assists with the full life cycle of recruiting for top-tier, direct hire job orders for a variety of clients.
Prior to joining Prodigy Search, Tyson worked with VCG Sports, a company he founded in 2016, which began as a platform to highlight the accomplishments current and former athletes are doing off the field and court. Since then, VCG Sports grew into assisting coaches on the amatuer, collegiate, and professional level by providing resources such as coaching portfolios and interview presentations.
Tyson has also held positions with several professional and collegiate organizations within the NFL, MLB, NCAA, and the AFL.
Tyson earned his Bachelor’s degree in Sports Management from Delaware State University. He received an Executive Certification in Sports Philanthropy from George Washington University. Tyson also graduated with a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) and Masters of Sports Business Management (MSBM) from the University of Central Florida’s DeVos Sports Business Management Program. Born in Vineland, New Jersey and later relocating to Newark, Delaware, Tyson currently resides in Pennsylvania.