Award-winning Innovation and Creativity Speaker, Best-selling Author, and Inventor of "Swiggies" The Wrist Water Bottle by Hydrosport
Business, Creativity, Communication, Competitive Advantage, Customer Experience, Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Leadership, Productivity, Motivational, Team Building, Thought Leader, Women's Topics
There are very few women innovation speakers, and even fewer who have actually innovated. Julie is both. You could hire an innovation keynote speaker who has read about innovation in a book OR you could hire a true innovator and inventor who’s been in the trenches and bootstrapped a unique invention from scratch and turned it into a global success with no venture capital, no bank loans, and no mentors.
As a sought-after Innovation Keynote Speaker, Award-winning author, Futurist, and Inventor of Swiggies - The Wrist Water Bottle by Hydrosport, which is now sold in 24 countries; Julie comes from a background in the TV & film industry as a commercial actor and TV host, and has also worked in the development of over 1,000 scripts. Julie knows the creative and how to sell it from a business perspective.
Her patented product, swiggies, wrist water bottles, has been a NASDAQ Product of the Year semi finalist and she has appeared on The Today Show, The Queen Latifa Show, HGTV, Lifetime, ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX News, and published in Inc. magazine, Fast Company, and the Wall Street Journal, and appearing on dozens of TV shows, in magazines and interviewed on Podcasts around the world.
Julie was recently named one of the Top 20 Influential Women in Manufacturing-Top 20 Influential Women in Manufacturing , and her article Big Ideas: How to Spark a Modern Artistic Renaissance was featured by Thrive Global.
As Julie shares: "“One good innovative idea could change the way you do business, save your company money, make your employees happier, generate new products and services, boost your bottom line, improve your marketing, catapult your ad campaigns, and improve your public image.”
And, she should know! Julie is an inventor/innovator who turned $5.00 and a lump of clay into an international NASDAQ winning product; while living in one of the most expensive places in our country!
Some of the companies that trust Julie as their Innovation Speaker include: P&G, Northrop Grumman, SHRM Strategy, Novartis, MPI, DAEKYO America, Inland Press Association, USC Women in Science and Engineering, Cognizant Technology Solutions, American Marketing Association, Girl Scouts of America Conference, SBDC Women in Business Conference, Women in Engineering, CAPIO (CA Public Information Officers), Texas Charter School Conference, International Positive Aging Conference, CA Human Resources Association, ASD International Retail Conference, TEXAS Press Association, Southern Newspaper Publishers Association, and many more.
There are many speakers whose topics are innovation and creativity, but very few who have actually invented a product and is an international global manufacturing CEO of their product, such as Julie is!
Learn how to think like an innovator every day…....... is what Julie brings to her inspiring keynotes and hands-on innovation breakouts.