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Catherine (Kate) Pearce – Founder

kp_bio_NEWKate is an experienced general manager and senior marketing executive who, prior to running right & left inc., was responsible for growing various business units in tier one global multi-national companies in Canada and the U.S. including Procter and Gamble, America Online, and Bell.

She has a disciplined approach to generating new revenue streams and improving operational performance, resulting in significant top and bottom line growth. Kate has also demonstrated versatility using sound decision-making and collaborative management in order to drive change within highly complex organizations, resulting in improved efficiencies and employee satisfaction.

Kate holds an Honours BSc. in Metallurgical engineering from Queens University at Kingston.  She currently serves as Past Chair of Camp 1, a volunteer organization helping graduating engineers from Toronto universities transition to their careers.  Kate is member of the Board of Directors for the University of Toronto Press and is also a Volunteer at Sick Kids Hospital.