Katie Page Biography

Katie is an Australian business executive. She is the Chief Executive Officer of Harvey Norman. She was ranked fourth on the ’50 most powerful women in business on The Australian Business Review’s list in 2015.

Katie Page Age

Katie was born Kay Leslie ‘Katie’ Page in 1956, in Mareeba, Queensland.

Katie Page Harvey Norman

Katie joined Harvey Norman’s first store in 1983 as an assistant. She became the CEO in 1999. Her husband is the executive chairman. In 1996, under Katie’s leadership, Harvey Norman expanded into New Zealand. In 2000 and 2003, it expanded in Singapore, Malaysia, and Slovenia respectively. In 2001, it entered online sales.

Harvey Norman operates 277 stores in eight countries as of June 30, 2015, with 4.9 billion USD in revenue and 165 million USD in net profit. The base salary of Page in 2014 was AUD 2.07 million USD . Harvey Norman also sold Apple Computer products for several years. The launch of Windows 95 was a huge success, with a few Sydney stores opening at midnight, and some regional areas opening at 6 a.m.

The products came with a bonus pack featuring Harvard Graphics on CD and an introductory internet offer from OzEmail. Apple decided to stop supplying the chain in the late 1990s but returned in 2004 with the iPod range, which later expanded into iPads, iPhones, and iMacs.

Katie Page Salary

Katie Salary estimates is still under review, this section shall be updated once information is publicly available .

Katie Page Net Worth

Katie has an estimated Net Worth of 80 million USD as of 2021. These includes her assets, money, and income. Her primary source of income is her career as a CEO. Through her various sources of income, Katie has been able to accumulate a good fortune but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle

Katie Page Family

Katie was born in Mareeba, Queensland, Australia. Her father was a bank manager. He relocated the family approximately every four years, and Katie and her sisters grew up in St George, Rockhampton, and Brisbane. Katie were born four, having three sisters .

Katie Page Husband

Katie a lovely husband, Gerry Harvey. The couple tied the knot in the year 1988 when she was 32 and Harvey 49. Katie is Harvey’s second wife .

Katie Page Education

Katie graduated from Brisbane State High School in 1973 and had planned to become a surveyor. She was however discouraged by the low pay available then for women. She moved to Sydney, posing as a 21-year-old. When she was 19, she competed in an “intelligence test” to raise funds for children with autism.

Gerry Harvey was one of the judges. Six years later, Harvey offered her a position as an assistant at his new Harvey Norman store. Katie worked in as buying, sales, marketing, and publicity for the firm, and helped Harvey syndicate his horses.

 

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