Katy Fairley

Vice-president, business development

Katy Fairley is vice-president, business development for Kinetic Construction, a mid-sized general contractor/construction manager with three offices in southern BC. She is one of Kinetic’s 24 employee shareholders and serves as corporate secretary.

Katy is a director for CCA and sits on the board of the Vancouver Regional Construction Association (VRCA). In 2014, Katy was the recipient of the Outstanding Woman in Construction Award from VRCA for her contributions to the industry.

She graduated from Mount Allison University in New Brunswick with a double major in international relations and political science. She then taught English in China before spending three years in the BC Legislature, as the senior legislative assistant to the BC Liberal Government Caucus.

13:00 — Not Your Father’s Construction Company: Taking over as the Next Generation Owner

John Bockstael
Nick Bockstael
Randy Clegg
Katy Fairley
Teri Urban

Theatre – Conference Center 1

It’s bound to be tough, no doubt about it. Hear about the common challenges and strategies to make the transition smooth as well as the considerations to ensure the continuity and prosperity of the business.