Born in New Zealand to Irish and croatian parents Kata was discovered by an industry icon at age 17 while out shopping. After finishing high school she began a career as a model first in Europe and Australia then later Japan where she was based 6 years on various contracts. In 2010 she moved her base from Tokyo to New York where she has been based the past 5 years. Kata has a high level of industry experience that spans the spectrum of editorial, catalog, beauty, lifestyle and the highly competitive E-Commerce market. A true professional who shows both versatility and a work ethic to handle the demands of today’s industry volumes.