Jim Hollister

A Tribute to a Community Role Model and Friend

By Ben Gotkin There are people that you meet in this life who are truly special.  Who leave a lasting impact on you based upon who they are, what they do, and what they represent.  People who are role models, who love and are loved by many.  Jim Hollister was one of those people. Earlier...

Event Reminder: Jim Hollister Fundraiser and Social Event

Quick Reminder! We are gathering September 23rd at Penn Social to remember and celebrate our colleague Jim Hollister. We invite you to join us at a Social event with a cause. We are raising funds to assist our friend, former recruitDC board member and long time dedicated recruiter who was stricken with brain cancer last...

recruitDC Social and Fundraiser for Jim Hollister

By Kathleen Smith Lately I have had to say goodbye to too many good friends and colleagues. We spend a large portion of our time with people we work with; sometimes much more than our own families friends. As I looked through several years of recruitDC pictures to find pictures of Jim Hollister, I was...

Join Us In Giving: The Jim Hollister Fund

By Ben Gotkin 2014 was another big year for recruitDC, including 2 sold out conference events drawing close to 500 members of the local recruiting community as well as of some top minds in the national recruiting space (thank you again Laurie, Matt, Gerry, Crystal, Dwayne and Will for joining us!), smaller meetups and a...

Finding Hope

By Jim Hollister As we move into the end of 2013, I continue to see articles and announcements of layoffs in the papers and online. Lockheed Martin just announced that they will have a lay-off of over 4000 of their employees. Unfortunately, as we move into the Holiday Season, that means move layoff announcements will...