Kitty joined House Party in 2006 as SVP Sales, Service and Marketing. In March 2007 she was appointed CEO and has led the company to strong growth and profitable operations.
Prior to joining House Party, Ms. Kolding founded and was CEO of an outsourced services firm specializing in strategic sales and partnerships for three years. From 1998-2003 Ms. Kolding held a series of senior executive positions at Jupiter Research (NASDAQ: JUPM, fka JMXI, fka JPTR), during which time the company grew to over $100 million in revenues. Her roles included Senior Vice President of Global Sales & Client Service, Senior Vice President of International Business Development and Vice President of Global Strategic Accounts. Throughout her tenure at Jupiter, she worked with Fortune 500 clients from every major industry in 13 countries.
Prior to joining Jupiter, Ms. Kolding served as Vice President of Business Development for GetSmart, an online financial products comparison-shopping service that was later purchased by Providian, and in 1988 founded a commercial real estate research firm called Land Sales Resource (LSR), supplying proprietary data and research to commercial real estate lenders, brokers, appraisers and corporate executives.
Ms. Kolding currently resides in Parker, Colorado with her two sons