Cathie is an innovative award-winning professional in the glass industry. She has been a key member of the Goldray family since 1985. During this time, Cathie has managed all facets of the glass manufacturing business at Goldray – from research and development to finance, operations, marketing and communications.
Cathie holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Calgary, with a focus on corporate strategy and entrepreneurship. Cathie is also a LEED® Accredited Professional, and speaks at many events across North America promoting the use of decorative glass in commercial construction. Cathie believes in continuous education and ensures she is knowledgeable about the latest trends in the glass industry by attending international trade shows and seminars.
Cathie has been an active volunteer with the Glass Association of North America for the past decade and currently sits as the 2015-2016 Chair of the Decorative Division. Cathie collaborates with partners in the industry to provide education, technical resources and insight into future trends for the promotion and use of decorative glass products.
In February 2015, Cathie was awarded the Decorative Division, Member of the Year Award from the Glass Association of North America (GANA). This distinguished peer-nominated award recognizes members for their dedication to the Association’s North American Decorative Division.