Innovation Activation Manager
Julia is the Innovation Activation Manager for Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS NYC . In this role, she is responsible for brand building and external engagement within the Greater New York City Region. She manages the regional strategy, program planning and marketing initiatives that foster the local entrepreneur ecosystem. Additionally, she supports JLABS @ NYC Site Head communication initiatives globally and supports Investor Hub Activities.
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.