Nicole Gilbertson - Baumhart Scholar
Nicole is General Manager of Chill Meditation and Massage, a modern meditation and wellness concept based in downtown Chicago. Chill is focused on helping people live less stressed, more mindful lives through guided meditation classes, massage services and robust corporate educational programming. As General Manager, Ms. Gilbertson is responsible for coordinating corporate programming as well as managing the studio’s customer service team, retail buying, and brick-and-mortar operations of Chill’s flagship 4,000 sq. ft. studio.
Previously, Ms. Gilbertson was an Associate with the boutique executive search firm, PierceGray. In this role, she served a portfolio of private equity-owned business and was responsible for research and candidate development as well as the creation of client deliverables and client management. Prior to her experience in recruitment and client service, she worked with heritage workwear brand, Carhartt as a visual merchandise associate. With Carhartt, she managed in-store brand presence for the southern sales territory. Ms. Gilbertson received her undergraduate degree from Butler University.