As part of our ongoing strategy to ensure long-term sustainability while maintaining a flexible and effective approach we have introduced two new executive roles in 2016, welcoming Michael Heath as COO and our Director, Kate O'Hara stepping into the newly formed CBO role.
Recently appointed as the Chief Brand Officer, Hawaiian Director, Kate O’Hara will broaden her leadership through to all customer facing aspects of the business.
Chair of The 500 Club, Acting Chair Fashion Council WA, Deputy Chair of the Black Swan State Theatre Company Board and part of the Forrest Foundation selection committee, Kate has a reputation as an astute business woman with over 20 years of experience at both a local and international level, and is a mentor to many in Perth marketing circles.
Joining the company in November this year, Michael Heath was appointed Chief Operating Officer, overseeing the day-to-day operations of the evolving property portfolio spanning across commercial, retail and hospitality.
Having spent a large proportion of his career as a Senior Executive at RAC, and then as CEO at both St Ives and Perth Racing, Michael will be implementing his extensive experience in leadership and operations across various industries to the COO role.
Michael also remains a Director of Racing & Wagering WA and Curtin University Marketing Advisory Board.