Our principle project manager, Kristie Kucur, has over 17 years of construction and development experience. She has worked in store development for national retailers such as, Starbucks Coffee Company, Recreational Equipment and Blockbuster Video. During her 13 years with these national retailers, Kristie actively managed hundreds of small and large box new stores, remodels and relocations. Kristie’s core competency is in vigilant project management integrating timeline management, budget and cost controls with an attentive focus on quality. Prior to her retail career, Kristie helped small businesses with their expansion and development plans including a KOA Campground and a Seattle- based franchisee.
Kristie holds a Master of Business with a concentration in Project Management from Seattle University and a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Boston College. Kristie was on the Board of Advisors for Chain Store Age’s SPECS conference.
When not supporting her clients, Kristie loves to enjoy the Pacific Northwest with her family, hiking, skiing and coaching youth soccer.
Paula Oldham represents Plum Project Services on the East Coast. Paula has years of retail construction management experience working for Recreational Equipment, Inc. and Starbucks. She also has worked extensive experience working for general contractors managing large and small scale projects. As a graduate of Northeastern University in Construction management, Paula, has a keen technical capabilities and is a great asset our clients.
To keep ourselves true to our mission, we have adopted four corporate core values that we uphold in everything that we do:
- Accountability. When clients engage Plum, they get a single, reliable point of contact for all of their support needs.
- Adaptability. We thrive on change and help our clients make the most of it.
- Involvement. We are advocates of our clients, and we continuously strive to find better ways to support them.
- Integrity. We do what we are hired to do, each time, with no exceptions.
We are finalizing an agreement with a stellar partner – stay tuned for the announcement!