A perceptive and engaging interviewer, Julie brings out the best in guests and thrives on debate and discussions. She has hosted and facilitated a huge range of conferences and other events and is much in demand for corporate videos. Clients have included Tarmac, Thames Water, Qatar Gas and the Coop. She also has partnerships with the People Tree ethical fashion label and with the Red Cross, where she’s their media coach.
Julie has taken a keen interest in the independence issue surrounding her native Scotland and has won plaudits for her documentary “Scotland the Brave” - a unique examination of the referendum.
Crisis management and corporate communications are among her specialties. Themes include “Taking a stand against beige corporate communications. Out with the beige and in with the believable!”
Julie is also a successful business woman and a strong believer that raising kids is tougher than dodging bullets and the challenge of juggling parenthood with a career is an issue close to her heart. Founder and owner of The Daily Juggle website she says it is a "A working mum's guide to staying sane and having a life".
A trained life coach she is a powerful motivational speaker, who can also deliver knowledge, warmth and wit.
.Julie speaks about the Motherhood Myth, Parenthood & the Press and Why 'Perfect Parenthood' is hurting us all.
She also provides fascinating insight into news coverage here and abroad. Her experiences include coming under fire on the West Bank when cycling through
the Middle East for the “Follow the Women” campaign. Her business speech is about making money on-line, building a subscriber list and Tribe on-line.