M&A Marketing Strategist
As founding principal of Hollinden | marketers+ strategists, Christine Hollinden, CPSM is passionate about helping professional services firms distinguish themselves from the pack. Her energetic and forward-thinking approach has earned her industry recognition and status as a sought-after speaker on marketing topics. Prior to founding Hollinden in 1993, Christine’s career included serving as Director of Marketing for KPMG in Houston, Regional Communications Manager for Coopers & Lybrand, and Marketing Coordinator for Grant Thornton. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Houston at Victoria, and a Master of Business Administration from Texas A&M University. She also holds the prestigious CPSM (Certified Professional Services Marketer) designation and is a certified consultant in both the Kolbe and Personalysis assessment tools. Dedicated to her field, she served as an adjunct professor of marketing at the University of St. Thomas in Houston for over ten years and taught Social Media for Business at Rice University’s Susanne Glasscock School of Continuing Studies. She is a frequent lecturer at Texas A&M University. Christine is also on the Advisory Board for the Center for Entrepreneurship at Texas A&M and on the Board of Directors of the Aggie Angel Network.