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Karine Gill

Sarasota, Florida

Hospitality recruiter providing cruise line, hotel, restaurant and travel companies with talent at mid-management and senior executive level across all functional areas.

Key Consulting Services

  • Mid- Management and Executive search in the hospitality industry
  • Human Resources staffing - all industries
  • Domestic and international hospitality sales and marketing consulting


For over 20 years, Karine Gill has been a retained hospitality executive search consultant providing domestic and international hospitality and leisure clients with talent at the mid-management and executive levels across all functional areas. By combining the dedication and personalized service of a boutique with access to best practices and resources of a large Firm Karine has developed a loyal following of clients in the hotel, travel and cruise line industry.


Prior to launching her own firm, Karine led the hospitality and leisure practice of Spencer Stuart, one of the top executive search firms and was a member of the Human Resources practice. She played an active role in over 200 search assignments in the hotel, restaurant, cruise line, gaming and travel and timeshare industries.
She started her career as an executive recruiter with a New York based boutique firm after a successful hospitality career in sales and marketing in the US, Europe, Latin America and Caribbean.

Professional & Other

Om addition to her search Firm. Karine is an Academic and Career Advisor at the College of Hospitality and Tourism Leadership at USFSM. A native of Antwerp, Belgium, Karine graduated from the University of Louvain with a Masters in Applied Economics. Having lived in nine cities on four continents during her career, she speaks Dutch, English, French and Spanish. She resides in Sarasota, Florida with her husband Joe.

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