Kate McLoughlin - Business and Ballymaloe Cookery School Graduate

Team member at Strategy Case Study Competition

Nationality

Irish

Current location

Australia

Work category

Business

Education

Bachelor/Degree

I have recently moved to Australia and am living in Melbourne in order to further my culinary interests and experience. I hope to see and experience all that Australia has to offer during my time here and enjoy it!

Kate McLoughlin's Professional Experience

2010 - Present

Strategy Case Study Competition - Team member

• Qualified and participated in the John Molson Undergraduate Case Competition in Montreal, Canada in March 2011. The competition comprised of 24 top class universities from around the world.
http://jmucc.ca/

• Qualified, participated in and won the Final of the "European Entrepreneurship Case Study Competition" comprising 6 teams from all over Europe
http://eecsrc.eu/case-study-competition/

Competition’s involved

• Working in a team with three others
• Reading and analyzing a case in three hours
• Developing analysis and recommendations
• Preparing and delivering a 20 min presentation
• Answering 10 minutes of questions from the judges

Key Skills
2010 - 2010

PRL - Logistics - Internship

Office assistant – I learned a vast amount about the world of logistics and organisation, working on projects with Dunnes Stores and GSK products included in this was me building a database for the new clients so it was easy to track the delivery times and performance of the deliveries.

Key Skills
office assistant
2010 - 2010

Lord Mayor - Personal assistant - Internship

Lord Mayor Gerry Breen’s assistant for eight weeks. I worked on various PR and event projects as well as developing his political and Lord Mayor website. I gained a huge amount of experience in the world of politics and organisation of large events and press launches.

Key Skills
2008 - 2009

Echo Field Marketing - Brand Ambassador

Brand ambassador doing various promotional jobs including charity balls, selling products and promoting products. This has given me an insight into the world of marketing and direct selling while also given practice and the confidence to approach potential customers and sell.

Key Skills
Marketing promotional