The People Perspective is an executive and human resource solutions company with proven success in maximizing business opportunities, increasing shareholder value and achieving employee satisfaction. Our experts are highly skilled at identifying organizational needs, developing functional strategies and initiatives, and implementing effective action plans. We are experienced in organizational start-up and growth phases, as well as business reorganizations, mergers, and divestitures. As trusted advisors to investors, CEOs and business leaders, we are masters in defining and implementing people strategies for optimal results.

Holly Curtis

Holly Curtis - President and Founder

Ms. Curtis is a recognized executive business leader who provides senior-level human resource and organizational development consulting services in support of each organization's unique business circumstances. She has held leadership roles with global industry giants, managed transitions through multiple mergers and acquisitions and championed investor interests to ensure successful recruiting initiatives to secure talent in key management roles from CEO to functional business leaders.

"Your skills are unmatched in your ability to develop our employee support systems, from the ground-up, as an outsourced HR team."
- Client CFO & EVP, Operations

Ms.Curtis has been an executive and senior leader at Thomson NETg (subsidiary of Thomson-Reuters, sold to Skillsoft) KnowledgeNet, Mastering Inc., and Eagle River Interactive.

She has held prominent decision-making roles in human resources with Dial Corporation, American Express and ICI Composites, Inc.

Ms. Curtis has a Master of Business Administration from Arizona State University and Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Arkansas.


  • Degreed as a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Business Administration,
  • Certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR),
  • Professional Memberships include Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM); Arizona Affirmative Action Association; World at Work (f/k/a American Compensation Association),
  • Professional Association Leadership Roles include Programs Director, Senior HR Executive Council (Phoenix, Arizona SHRM Chapter) in 2008; Secretary/Treasurer, SHRM Area VI (included six western region states) Board of Directors from 1996 to 1997; State Director, Arizona SHRM State Council Board of Directors in 1996; Secretary / Treasurer, Arizona SHRM State Council Board of Directors in 1994 and 1995; and President, East Valley Human Resources Association (Phoenix, Arizona SHRM Chapter) in 1993 and 1994.

"Your knowledge and support in addressing employee relations issue has been invaluable to me, personally, as well as my organization."
- Client CEO & President

"Your oversight of our recruiting efforts provides reassurance that we are managing this process as effectively and efficiently as possible."
- Client CFO