Craig Heldman is responsible for all facets of the day-to-day operations and strategic planning at Hobsons. Since 1995, Craig has directed the restructuring and expansion of the sales organization, overseen the expansion of Hobsons’ product offerings, and established strategic partnerships to solidify Hobsons’ leadership position within the industry.
As CEO, Craig has learned that a company’s people and culture are critical to success. This is why he defines Hobsons’ culture of collaboration and passion for education as “the engine driving Hobsons’ business.” He is also an active participant in a number of industry organizations, including the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO), National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC), Association of International Educators (NAFSA), and Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU), where he holds a position on the Corporate & Philanthropic Council. Locally in Cincinnati, Craig serves on the Board of Directors for Adopt A Class Foundation. Prior to joining Hobsons, Craig held a variety of sales management positions at Procter & Gamble USA.
Craig earned a bachelor’s degree in finance and marketing from Michigan State University.