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Hugh Holman

CEO & Co-Founder
Seattle, WA
Hugh Holman is the CEO and Co-Founder of Seattle compliance measurement and marketing validation startup Observa. Prior to starting Observa, Holman was Director of Strategic Initiatives for Savers, the world’s largest chain of for-profit thrift stores, the largest privately held employer headquartered in Washington, and the state’s 6th largest private company. Before that, he was EVP & Chief Strategy Officer for Aqua Star; a Seattle headquartered global seafood company and the 20th largest private company in Washington State. Holman holds an MBA from the Foster School of Business at the University of Washington and a Business Finance degree from the Albers School of Business at Seattle University. Holman is a board member for Rad Power Bikes and has been a board member for the Alliance for Pioneer Square since the organization’s inception.