Kate brings over 20 years of international executive leadership gained within fortune 100 to Startups. As a digital health startup, Daysaver, CEO Kate raised funds, reshaped the company vision and defined an effective business model, delivered innovative SaaS product, built a team and secured strategic partnerships with industry leaders.
Prior to joining Daysaver, Kate had a dynamic career high tech. She spent many years living and working overseas for Microsoft where she honed her business and leadership skills opening subsidiary offices and leading marketing organizations in developing economies including Eastern Europe, Africa, India/Middle East, Latin America, and China, finally returning to the US to lead the International marketing and campaigns team for Microsoft Windows
Kate is passionate about supporting women and is the Co-Founder and CEO of Be Bold Now Inc. whose mission is to build an intersectional community of women and their allies, who strive to inspire, empower and support each other to take bold pragmatic action to accelerate gender parity and support the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
Kate is a certified #I am Remarkable facilitator, a cohort mentor for the International Women’s Forum, serves on the global board of Girl Rising, along with several local startup advisory boards.
Kate is also a contributing writer for the Puget Sound Business Journal, Medium Digest, and LinkedIn.