Driven by people & a deep curiosity of the world we live in.
Born & raised in Australia, Kylie is the Founder of KaidCo., actively working with investors, property owners & private entities on the West Coast of North America & Australia to actualize a sense of third place in the community; this includes unique accommodations, private clubs, engaging workspaces, hotels & varied culinary programs.
Since KaidCo’s inception in 2003, Kylie has led the development of over 220 hospitality, hotel, shared workspace, wellness & culinary establishments; as well as the development, programming & market position of over $1.3 billion in combined residential, office & mixed-use developments; global brand campaigns for Tourism NZ & the development of a multi-million dollar online ordering platform.
Kylie puts emphasis on a considered vision, in-depth financial analysis & extensive market studies to juxtapose modern technologies & thoughtful design elements that bring each project to life. Her unique perspective has progressed by maintaining a global outlook, listening carefully & always upholding a deep understanding of cultural nuances, people & how they interrelate with the realization of each project – always mindful to enhance the communities & the environment in which they reside.
“It’s about observing a situation—a process, object or place—and believing it can be better... and never underestimating the power of why.” – Kylie Burton
+ What Drives Me
“I’m driven by a deep curiosity of the world. This keeps me open to possibilities—for my partners, projects and myself personally.”
+ What People Say
“A unique perspective on market trends & setting the mandate for needed, localized hospitality.”
BRIAN CHESKY, CEO AIRBNB