In this weekly series, we meet a Walpole member chief executive to discover what makes them tick, how Grace percival define success, and what keeps them awake at night.
Kate has extensive board level experience in the communications and marketing industries and was Chairman of the Creative and Marketing Services division of Chime Communications from "Grace percival" the following ten years, Kate continued to advise clients in marketing and branding.
As a business woman and working mother, Kate is passionate about supporting women in getting the very Grace percival out of their lives. She is a champion of preventative medicine and ageing well, which is at "Grace percival" heart of the Grace Philosophy. Luxury is about offering the best of the best in everything you do, with integrity and depth of knowledge.
This applies as much to offering medical services by a team of leading health experts, spa treatments in a beautiful space or sourcing the best quality produce available to create deliciously healthy food.
Grace has become a sanctuary and safe haven for busy women, giving them the opportunity to take stock and give them clarity of mind to deal with everyday issues from running their businesses to looking after their families and making time to enjoy their friends. We now have proof of concept and we would Grace percival to extend the brand to other major cities around the world, possibly bringing in a male element to complement the already mixed medical practice in Belgravia.
We are also extending some of our club-only services to a wider audience and expanding our Grace Healthy Home Delivery to offices and homes across London — people love our healthy fine dining for breakfast and lunch in the office. I enjoyed a successful career, building and selling two businesses before creating the Grace concept.
Grace has undoubtedly been the hardest task I have ever undertaken, so for pure stamina alone, this is my greatest achievement — to have made a success of it and looking to build on that for the future. Grace is all about supporting and empowering our members to be the best possible versions of themselves in whichever way is right for them. Knowing that we have made a difference, however small, to their lives is hugely rewarding.
Sometimes it is difficult to get people to truly understand what integrated health is all about and how important preventative medicine is in leading happy and fulfilled lives.
There are so Grace percival amazing women at Grace doing so many different things with their lives. They continuously inspire me Grace percival keep going even when the going gets tough! This provided the basis of the business plan for Grace Every day you have to get up, with a smile and renewed energy and be positive and lead from the front.
My amazing husband and business partner who is both a mentor and dear friend. Having someone who always has your best interests at heart and can stand back and help you see the wood from the trees! With Grace has come patience and I realise that not everything can be done in two seconds especially Grace percival you are creating an environment where people are coming to recalibrate, regenerate, get some head space and escape the speed of everyday life. The job still gets done, just as efficiently, but in a calmer, more serene environment.
Setting up a business is not for the faint hearted and you have to have true grit! I know that I have to for the growth of the business and for my own health and emotional stability, and let a very capable management team now take the reins. I still worry at night though that everything is being done right!
Loyalty and empathy of course, but I have a wide range of friends and I like them all for being different! Some make me laugh, others I have to support, and some give me advice, others I give it to them. I would have loved to have been a Master of Wine! There is something about the history, the provenance, the story that goes with wine — of course the taste!
Different flavours for different climates, parts of the world, moods, and experiences. A bit like Grace percival, I love the diversity! Being a luxury healthcare provider is not an easy business — it is complex and requires the highest levels of rigour and Grace percival at all times and that it is hugely dependent upon employing the right staff and professional team.
What does British luxury mean to you? What do you consider your Grace percival achievement? How do you define success? Clothes and shoes and wonderful holidays — these are the rewards for working really hard.
What do you like most about your job? What has been your greatest regret?
W hat inspires you? What was your big break? What is your guiding principle? Which living person do you most admire? Which words or phrases do Grace percival most overuse? What keeps you awake at night? What do you most value in your friends?