Our Experience

Over the past nearly quarter century, we have successfully completed more than 600 executive-level searches across multiple functional areas for our diverse client base in the following industries: Consumer, Education, Financial Services, Industrial, Life Sciences, Professional Services, Public Services/Nonprofit and Technology.

Additionally, we specialize in the following functional areas:
Board and CEO Services; Diversity; Engineering, Finance; Human Resources; Information Technology, Legal, Marketing, Operations, Procurement/Supply Chain, R&D and Sales.

Board Services

The Hollins Group is experienced at assisting clients with these top-level engagements and we are particularly adept at recruiting leaders who enrich the financial, operational, strategic, and diversity needs of our clients’ boards.

Our Board Services Practice incorporates the following specialized services into our comprehensive search process:

Competitive Landscape Analysis
Assessment and Evaluation
Compensation Analysis
Succession Planning Consulting

Consumer

The Hollins Group’s functional expertise is wide ranging within our Consumer Practice. Specifically, we recruit the spectrum of senior management positions, including:Board Members and CEO’s; Diversity; Engineering, Finance; Human Resources; Information Technology, Legal, Marketing, Operations, Procurement/Supply Chain, R&D and Sales.

Our Consumer Practice encompasses the following industries:

Apparel
Consumer Durables and Packaged Goods
Entertainment and Leisure
Hospitality
Media and Advertising
Retail

Diversity

One of The Hollins Group’s “Centers of Excellence” is our unparalleled focus on producing diverse candidate pools for our select client base.  Within our Diversity Practice, we recruit the spectrum of senior management positions for: Board Members and CEO’s; Engineering, Finance; Human Resources; Information Technology, Legal, Marketing, Operations, Procurement/Supply Chain, R&D and Sales.  While we are well known for our extensive reach into the minority professional community, we have a proven record of general market recruitment as well.

Our Diversity Practice encompasses the following industries:

Board Services
Consumer
Diversity
Education
Financial Services
Industrial
Life Sciences
Professional Services
Public Services/Nonprofit
Technology

Education

Within our Education Practice, we recruit the spectrum of senior academic administrators, including Presidents, Superintendents, Provosts, Academic Affairs Leaders, Deans and Department Chairs.  Additionally, we have deep expertise in conducting searches for administrators in the following areas: admissions, advancement, alumni affairs, development, enrollment, facilities, finance, financial aid, foundations, human resources, information technology, multicultural/diversity affairs, operations, safety, student affairs and strategic planning.

Our Education practice encompasses the following areas:

Higher Education
Secondary Education
Education-focused associations

Financial Services

The Hollins Group’s functional expertise is wide ranging within our Financial Services Practice. Specifically,  we recruit the spectrum of senior management positions, including: Board Members and CEO’s; Diversity; Engineering, Finance; Human Resources; Information Technology, Legal, Marketing, Operations, Procurement/Supply Chain, R&D and Sales.

Our Financial Services Practice encompasses the following sectors:

Commercial and Retail Banking
Credit Cards and Credit Products
Diversified Financial Services
Insurance

Industrial

The Hollins Group’s functional expertise is wide ranging within our Industrial Practice. Specifically, we recruit the spectrum of senior management positions, including: Board Members and CEO’s; Diversity; Engineering, Finance; Human Resources; Information Technology, Legal, Marketing, Operations, Procurement/Supply Chain, R&D and Sales.

Our Industrial Practice encompasses the following sectors:

Aerospace/Defense
Automotive and Transportation
Manufacturing
Materials and Construction
Oil, Gas and Utilities
Process Industries

Life Sciences

The Hollins Group’s functional expertise is wide ranging within our Life Sciences Practice. Specifically, we recruit the spectrum of senior management positions, including: Board Members and CEO’s; Diversity; Engineering, Finance; Human Resources; Information Technology, Legal, Marketing, Operations, Procurement/Supply Chain, R&D and Sales.

Our Life Sciences Practice encompasses the following sectors:

Hospitals and Health Systems
Managed Care
Medical Devices and Products
Pharmaceutical

Professional Services

The Hollins Group’s functional expertise is wide ranging within our Professional Services Practice. Specifically, we recruit the spectrum of senior management positions, including: Board Members and CEO’s, Diversity, Engineering, Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology, Legal, Marketing, Operations, Procurement/Supply Chain, R&D
and Sales.

Our Professional Services Practice encompasses the following sectors:

Audit
General Business
Human Resources
Information Technology
Legal
Real Estate
Tax

Public Services/Nonprofit

The Hollins Group is keenly aware of the special challenges our public services/nonprofit clients face during leadership transitions.  We are especially interested in helping these organizations define new leadership paradigms that will keep them competitive for years to come.  Within this Practice area, we recruit the spectrum of senior management positions for: Board Members and CEO’s, Community Relations, Development, Diversity, Finance, Government Relations and Advocacy, Grant Administration and Grant Making, Human Resources, Information Technology, Legal, Marketing, Operations, and Program Administration and Management.

Our Public Services/Nonprofit Practice encompasses the following areas:

Associations
Charitable Organizations
Cultural and Arts Institutions
Foundations
Government/Public Administration
Human Service Organizations
Social Ministry Organizations

Technology

The Hollins Group’s functional expertise is wide ranging within our Technology Practice. Specifically, we recruit the spectrum of senior management positions, including: Board Members and CEO’s, Diversity, Engineering, Finance, Human Resources; Information Technology, Legal, Marketing, Operations, Procurement/Supply Chain, R&D and Sales.

Our Technology Practice encompasses the following sectors:

Communications
Hardware and Electronics
Media
Outsourcing
Software
Systems