Think Systems Inc. Builds Its Strategic Talent Acquisition Team, Hiring Lauren Elphick Kistner as Director of Strategic Hiring


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BALTIMORE, MD, July 8, 2021- Think Systems Inc., a national management consulting firm that focuses on medium and large mid-market companies that need help with organizational solutions and strategic hiring, announced today that it has hired talent acquisition and business development expert Lauren Elphick Kistner as Director of Strategic Hiring. 

Kistner will be responsible for overseeing Think’s Strategic Hiring division, which specializes in recruiting and hiring technology professionals and executives across a variety of roles and industries.

“Lauren brings to Think an outstanding track record of finding talent as a senior recruiter and business development executive,” said Bryan Wolbert, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, who created the company’s Strategic Hiring division. “She offers strong connections in government agencies, such as the Department of Defense and the intelligence community, which is an area that can benefit from Think’s expertise.”

Kistner previously worked as Vice President of Talent Acquisition and Employee Retention at a government contracting firm, where she managed recruiting and employee retention efforts while overseeing a full-cycle recruitment desk. Prior to that she was Managing Partner, Business Development and Recruitment Consultant at C2 Research Group. She also worked at G1440 as the Manager of IT Staffing & Consulting, and at MRI Global Search as an executive recruiter.

“Think’s reputation in the industry for recruiting and vetting talent is highly regarded,” Kistner said. “I look forward to helping continue to develop Think’s team and expand its business within government, intelligence and cyber security.” Kistner also has a history of building strong relationships with non-government clients. She’s helped build teams for growing start-ups, as well as larger, more well-known organizations.

Kistner is a 2008 graduate of West Virginia University where she receive a degree in Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Business Services. 

About Think Systems Inc. 

Founded in 2004, Think is a national technology and operations management consulting practice, for medium and large mid-market customers. Think’s offering spans services from technology and operations executive advisory and strategic development, technology and operations transformation, post merger integration, venture and PE shared services support for portfolio companies, and strategic hiring support services for c-level and upper-level technical and operations management. Think serves a broad client base in industries including financial services, education, manufacturing and distribution, software development, legal and regulatory, business intelligence, and insurance, among others. To learn more visit us at