SPONSOR: Andrew Weston, Regional General Manager - Development WA -Vicinity Centres
Kate’s journey started out as a graphic designer having graduated from the University of South Australia with a bachelor of visual communications (graphic design) with honours in 1997. From there her formative years saw experience being gained both overseas and here at home in Australia working for various marketing and advertising agencies on projects such as the London Olympic bid and the 2014 Commonwealth Games. In 2008 Kate took up the role of Marketing Manager at the Colonnades Shopping Centre, South Australia working for Vicinity Centres and so started her journey into the property industry. In 2014, Kate embarked on her next journey into the” dark art” of development management! Since that time Kate has successfully managed a redevelopment of the Colonnades Shopping Centre and is currently the Development Manager responsible for the $100m redevelopment of Midland Gate Shopping Centre in Perth, Western Australia.