Our Team

Kip Hollister, Founder & CEO

Kip Hollister, CEO & Founder of Hollister Staffing & Hollister Institute

Kip Hollister opened Hollister Staffing 29 years ago and has grown the company into one of New England’s premier woman-owned recruiting firms. 2012 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award winner and national finalist, Kip attributes Hollister’s success to the trust and integrity that she and her team lead with every single day. Kip, who is passionate about creating a business culture that thrives, launched the Hollister Institute with the vision and mission to help organizations build stronger teams, eliminate workplace stressors, enhance productivity, and manifest a more unified, energized work culture.

Several times a week, Kip leads a guided meditation program at Hollister's offices. Additionally, she teaches meditation in companies to help create better self-awareness and leadership in the corporate world. 

Kip is a certified Primordial Sound Meditation Teacher and holds a BA in Sociology from Susquehanna University. Kip also received her Leadership & Mentoring certification through the Michael Shankin Arch of Leadership Program and is a Deepak Chopra certified meditation instructor.