We are thought leaders, strategists, skilled creative professionals, project managers and customer service representatives.
Hollister Creative is led by co-owners Kim and Peter Landry, both seasoned marketing communications professionals who began their careers in journalism. We employ an award-winning team of designers and content specialists. Our company culture is collaborative and upbeat.
Kim Landry, Founder and President
Kim Landry’s focus areas are marketing strategy, business development, client relations and company management. In 2016, she became Vice Chair of The Main Line Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. In 2015, she completed the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program, achieved WBENC certification for Hollister Creative and was accepted into The Forum of Executive Women. In 2013, she was honored as a Woman of Distinction by the Philadelphia Business Journal and was inducted into the Decades of Excellence Hall of Fame by the National Women Business Owners Corporation, a certifying agency for WBE (Woman Business Enterprise) designation. She serves on advisory boards for the Society of Professional Women (SPW) and the Women’s Leadership Initiative of the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey. Previously she was a board member of the Greater Philadelphia Chapter, National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO). Kim earned Supplier Network certification through the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce. She is a former board chair, New Gulph Children’s Center, and president, Brynford Civic Association. Kim began her career in the newspaper industry as a reporter, editor and newsroom manager. She enjoys gardening, lap cats, lakes, being around horses and doing things she has never done before. Kim earned a B.A. in American Literature from Middlebury College. Email Kim Listen to Kim talk about marketing on The Marketing Boss Podcast (#16 MBP 006)
Peter Landry, Vice President & Content Team Leader
Peter Landry leads the content team. He joined Hollister Creative in 1996 after 13 years at The Philadelphia Inquirer as a reporter and editor on assignments ranging from popular arts to police, covering a U.S. Senate campaign and managing the Weekend section. Hollister’s content team writes and edits blog posts, website text, social media posts, brochures, reports, newsletters, articles, donor appeals, white papers and the like. Peter also heads up the agency’s Education Outreach projects. Hollister has been commissioned to create custom education outreach materials for the Philadelphia Phillies, Detroit Tigers, Educational Testing Service (ETS) and Ford Motor Company Fund, among many others. We have received more than 50 national honors for education outreach materials. Peter is an eclectic gardener who grows flowers and vegetables for fun, food, fresh air, exercise and mental health. He also enjoys vigorous walks, always carrying a trash bag in which to tote home the debris he picks up from streets and paths. Peter earned a B.A. in English from Harvard College. Email Peter
Georgette Klotz, Design Team Leader
Georgette Klotz manages the design team. She joined Hollister Creative in 2007 as a graphic designer. Georgette’s website and print design work has been recognized with 14 national awards since 2009. She is endlessly curious about new media, technologies and techniques, learning about them to improve her skills and adopting those that can help Hollister Creative and its clients achieve their business goals. Georgette enjoys running and staying in shape, as well as cooking up new recipes in the kitchen. She earned a B.S. from Drexel University in Graphic Design, Honors Program. Email Georgette
Heidi Karl, Art Director
Heidi Karl’s leadership over more than 20 years has been key to Hollister’s success in delivering exceptional design work that serves client needs and consistently wins national awards. Heidi joined Hollister Creative as the agency’s first graphic designer in 1993. She helped to establish the quality standards that would define the agency as it grew. Her expertise has been recognized with invitations to judge design contests. Heidi is an intrepid world traveler who avoids tourist destinations in favor of horseback riding, hiking and camping in remote areas. She earned a B.S. in Graphic Design from Drexel University. Email Heidi
Max Walter, Graphic Designer
Max Walter is the newest member of Hollister Creative’s graphic design team, joining the company in 2015. Max has worked in the industry – designing everything from logos, to print collateral, to large-scale websites – since earning a degree in graphic and interactive design from Temple University’s Tyler School of Art in 2009. In his free time, Max enjoys painting, drawing and cartooning, along with building Legos, puzzles and taking dance lessons with his girlfriend. Email Max
Patrick O’Donnell, Content Specialist
Patrick O’Donnell is Hollister Creative’s content specialist, and joined the team in 2017. Patrick has an extensive background in journalism, with more than 20 years of experience writing and editing for newspapers and magazines. His work on multiple marketing projects has been recognized by both the Pennsylvania News Media Association and the Advertising Manager’s Association. When he’s not writing or reading, you might find him seeking out kid-sized adventure with his sons; mucking about in a garden; canoeing; hiking; bicycling or fiddling about with a camera. Email Patrick