Getting to Know You: Katina Kontarakis

Founded in 2010, WHOSAY is built from the best of entertainment, technology and advertising. The people that power WHOSAY are an incredible blend of advertising, technology and media professionals that foster a wonderful spirit of creativity, innovation and  commitment. Today you will get to know, Katina Kontarakis, West Coast Account Director. 

WHOSAY: What is your role at WHOSAY?

Katina Kontarakis: West Coast Account Director

WS: What was your job before coming to WHOSAY?

KK: Account Executive at Discovery Communications

WS: What’s your secret life hack and/or productive hack?

KK: At the end of every-day I make two daily to-do lists, for work and for personal tasks. I prioritize each list and accomplish the top 5 tasks first thing in the morning.

WS: What don’t most people know about you?

KK: I've always been called by my middle name Katina. My first name is actually Kathy.

WS: What do you want to achieve in the near and/or long term?

KK: With any goal of mine, it’s to always give 110%.

WS: Share your advice with aspiring young people who want to break into your industry?

KK: Be bold and don't be afraid to ask questions. Our industry is constantly changing!

WS: What are your favorite books or quotes?

KK: “Nothing behind me, everything ahead of me, as is ever so on the road.”― Jack Kerouac, On the Road


GETTING TO KNOW YOU is a series of interviews with the WHOSAY team and an excuse to listen to Julie Andrews, as if you needed one.