Joe Nicolas

Principal and Senior Advisor - Philadelphia, PA

Joe Nicolas

Principal and Senior Advisor - Philadelphia, PA

(267) 358-6039

Joe Nicolas is a Principal and Senior Advisor at N2Growth, located in Philadelphia, PA. His job is to foster relationships with new and existing clients in order to help them identify opportunities in executive searchleadership development, and business transformation. As a trusted advisor, Joe and the N2Growth executive team, advise senior executives, and boards of directors on talent strategy, succession planning, executive search, organizational design, and performance management. Prior to joining the N2Growth team, Joe was the owner and CEO of Magellan Search & Staffing, a successful Philadelphia-based recruiting firm. He spent fifteen years building and growing a firm that was nationally recognized as an industry leader, including being named to the INC 500|5000 list for three consecutive years and earning the distinction as one of the Best Places to Work (Philadelphia Business Journal).


Since joining its Board of Directors in 2013, Joe has been engaged with For Pete’s Sake Cancer Respite Foundation, a nonprofit whose cause is close to his heart.  For Pete’s Sake, located in the Philadelphia area, provides respite vacations for young adult cancer patients and their families and caregivers.  This respite vacation provides an opportunity for the patients to make lasting memories while taking a break from cancer treatments.


Joe earned a dual B.S. in Accounting & Management Information Systems, graduating magna cum laude from Drexel University.  He loves to golf and enjoys skiing, hiking, and camping with his three boys (Alec, Kaden, and Jayce), and beautiful wife Anna.




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