Kat is from country WA and moved to Sydney in 2005 to become a lawyer before joining ASX fund manager Perpetual. An advanced planner to a fault, Kat is taking a 12 month entrepreneurial, creative and philosophical sabbatical. She is adopting a growth mindset to overcome fear of ridicule for pursuing purpose over profit.
Janelle Watts is a Senior Associate with international law firm K&L Gates’ mergers and acquisitions team. Always keen for new challenges, she is currently on secondment in Telstra Ventures’s legal team. She is passionate about becoming the best possible version of herself, and is constantly trying to learn and develop. However, sometimes her fear of failure makes her see risks that aren’t there.
Nicole Stevens is a creative strategist, brand storyteller and accidental marketer. As managing director of Digital Creatures, she helps enterprises face their fear of failure in order to tell their story in a more authentic and innovative way. Nicole has helped many blue chip brands transform their approach to marketing, to meet the demands of today’s online audiences. She is constantly learning and improving, especially in her creative pursuits, and takes an interest in start-ups, entrepreneurism, sustainable and ‘for purpose’ business models.