As Partnerships Director, Julie leads business and partnership development in the NY Studio. Julie helps clients understand how AREA 17 can partner with them to reimagine their digital products and realize their business goals. With a background in corporate strategy, innovation, and marketing, Julie is passionate about creating a strong digital experience for our client partners.
Julie joins AREA 17 from World 50, a private network for C-suite executives to share challenges, insights and best practices. Over the past decade, Julie worked with chief marketing, strategy, digital and innovation officers to create best practice content and build programs that address challenges and drive innovation. She created a series of development programs for marketers partnering with Pepsi, Google, eBay, Domino’s, General Motors and the American Red Cross. Julie graduated from the University of Georgia with a BBA in Marketing and a Master of Business Administration from NYU Stern School of Business with a concentration in marketing and strategy.
When not building our partnerships, Julie enjoys running and trying new fitness classes around NYC. Of course life is about balance so when not being active Julie enjoys trying all the amazing food the city has to offer with friends. She speaks fluent Seinfeld and can relate any story in life to an episode.