Innovation Activation Specialist
Julia is the Innovation Activation Specialist with Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS working out of JLABS @ NYC. In this role, she is responsible for supporting the strategic planning, development, and implementation of marketing and events to engage the local entrepreneur ecosystem for the greater New York City Area
Prior to joining JLABS, Julia worked in Global Communications for Johnson & Johnson Innovation supporting communications initiatives across the Innovation Centers, JJDC, JBD and JLABS. In this role, she contributed to the development of global communications strategy, activation support and budget management. Julia was the editor in Chief of the Johnson & Johnson Innovation website, working to bring the website to its full potential as the premier platform for Johnson & Johnson Innovation's story telling. Prior to this role, Julia was a Communications Associate at the London Innovation Centre assisting in the implementation and execution of sponsorships, pitching competitions and other activations across EMEA. She supported the EMEA team through social media postings, curating quarterly newsletters, speaker support and strategic press releases.
Julia attended The Catholic University of America in Washington D.C where she earned her Bachelor's degree in Educational Studies and History.