Kate Reardon Keynote Speaker
- Former Editor of Tatler
- Founder of Women's Social Media Network, TopTips.com
- Editor in Chief of The Times' LUXX Magazine
As Editor-in-Chief of The Times’ LUXX magazine, Kate Reardon’s unparalleled insight into the lives and desires of her readers makes her one of the most exciting and effective champions of luxury publishing in the world. Kate began her career as a 19-year-old fashion assistant American Vogue, as at 21 she was made the Fashion Director of Tatler – the youngest ever at Condé Nast.
Kate remained at Tatler for seven years before becoming a founding advisory board member of Net-a-Porter.com. She wrote three columns for The Times, who named her one of Britain’s best writers and spent a decade as a Contributing Editor at Vanity Fair. In 2007 Kate founded the women’s social media network, TopTips.com. the business, which was well ahead of hits time with a user-generated content model, was a multi-platform success, generating a column in the Daily Mail, a weekly slot of ITV breakfast television and two bestselling books.
In 2011 Kate Reardon returned to Tatler Editor and remained there until December 2017. She oversaw a period of great success for the magazine, leading to a 2014 BBC2 3-part documentary, Posh People, Inside Tatler, featuring Kate and other staff members. This has been viewed by an audience of more than six million.