KATHY COLACE LAURINAITIS

Managing Partner

kathy@jbnassociates.com

PROFESSIONAL

  1. What was your first job?
    I was in 7th grade when I first started to work. I worked for my father’s produce company, Colace Bros, sorting cantaloupes in El Centro, CA.
  2. Best advice you received from a boss, friend, family member or mentor?
    From my dad…each day you wake you have the choice how you will face your day.
  3. What are you most passionate about professionally?
    Working with our clients across North America; having the opportunity to assist them upgrade their management team. I learn something new each day therefore my work never becomes stale.
  4. Advice you would give to a person going on an interview?
    Be prepared, be you, be humble, be on time.

PERSONAL

  1. Favorite quote:
    You may see me struggle but you will never see me quit.  Reebok
  2. If you could change something in the world what would it be?
    Cure for pediatric cancer.
  3. Invention you wish you thought of?
    Cell phone
  4. What was your favorite bedtime story as a child?
    The Giving Tree author Shel Silverstein.
  5. How do you define a perfect Sunday afternoon?
    BBQ at the house with family & friends and a perfect 78 degrees.
  6. Favorite place to vacation?
    With my husband at a 5-star resort with a beautiful view of the ocean & a glass of wine.
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