2023 Speaker


Katherine Winston

Founding Member and Head of Marketing


As Founding Member and Head of Marketing at Plunk, Katherine oversees marketing and communications for Plunk, the first AI-powered and real-time analytics company revolutionizing the way we value and invest in residential real estate. 

Prior to Plunk, Katherine was co-founder of Winston Baker, which she built from the ground up to become a global leader in finance, entertainment, and technology conferences. She also led marketing and communications for a Sotheby’s International REALTOR® who has been ranked in the top 1% nationwide year after year, for over a decade. Earlier in her career, she held key marketing roles at startups that saw successful exits, including RealD, a visual technology company which went public, and GoTV Networks, a pioneering mobile television company that was acquired by Phunware. She also produced educational events and content on market dynamics for the Alternative Investment Group at Strategic Research Institute (SRI), with a focus on finance, real estate, defense and aerospace, and emerging technologies. 

Katherine earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with honors from the University of Washington. She also completed a Wharton Executive Program on Business Analytics. She is a Member of Phi Beta Kappa, the National Association of Professional Women, and Women in Proptech. As a fervent advocate and community organizer for underrepresented voices, she is dedicated to helping POC and female executives fuel their development and growth as entrepreneurs and leaders.