EVP, MMGY Global / Managing Director, PR, Social & Experiential Marketing, NJF
Julie leads the agency’s worldwide public relations, social and experiential marketing practice and New York City office. She is responsible for all strategy, implementation and new business development, as well as the integration of PR initiatives into the company’s overall marketing support for its clients. Julie has strong, in-depth experience in building brands through media relations and public engagement at the local, national and international levels, developing strategic partnerships and special events. She was previously with Edelman and served as an executive vice president and deputy global director for the firm’s travel and hospitality practice, overseeing the development and implementation of consumer brand, lifestyle and tourism programs and helping to build the firm’s global tourism offering. Julie graduated cum laude from the University of Southern California with Bachelor of Arts degrees in public relations and Spanish. She has extensive experience working with international destinations and brands and is fluent in Spanish. Always looking for a new adventure, Julie enjoys traveling, playing tennis, spending time at the beach, skiing and hanging out with her pug.