Robett Hollis is a passionately driven Multi-Exit Entrepreneur and FORTUNE 100 Consultant in Silicon Valley who was named by LinkedIn as one of the Top 3 most Influential New Zealanders on the platform.
He’s an Ex-Professional Snowboarder who was ranked No. 1 in New Zealand, and received a Silver Medal at the Snowboard World Finals in the USA.
He initially founded AIRTIME - which grew to NZ's Largest Action Sports Media Network which included a collection of websites, apps, events and TV shows.
He then launched FRONTSIDE, one of NZ's leading Video Production and Content Agencies. In February 2018 FRONTSIDE was acquired by Saatchi&Saatchi and now officially sits under Publicis Groupe - The 3rd Largest Communications Company in the World.
In 2013, to help support the startup and tech landscape in New Zealand Robett created ColabNZ, a Commercial Real Estate Co-Working business. He successfully expanded ColabNZ to New Zealand's Largest Network of Co-Working Shared Spaces with over 15,000sqm’s in 10 locations. In 2018 ColabNZ was also acquired. His last venture launched a 50 million dollar initiative to help more growing companies win in business.
Robett Hollis has sat on Board of the New Zealand Technology Industry Association, Executive Council Member of NZ Tech Marketers, Founder of the New Zealand Entrepreneurs Festival, is a Board Member of Figure New Zealand and a Judge at the New Zealand Hi-Tech Awards.
Robett was also officially named as a nominee for this years Kiwibank New Zealander of the Year.
Watch Robett Hollis' talk 'Lead the movement you wish you existed' for Rare with Google Leadership Academy here.