Horses, Harleys and how to almost get arrested: meet JLL’s Katie Kopec

It is hard to believe that Katie Kopec is celebrating her 35th year at JLL. Especially when you hear her talk about her job. She is like a kid in a playground. As excited and enthusiastic about the role she gets to play in the built environment as you would expect an overly keen graduate to be on their first day in their dream job. It is infectious. And rather wonderful.

Kopec was not born into real estate. Going to a convent school, surveying was not high on the list of “proper” jobs to aspire to get. A nurse,