Vice President of Marketing and Communications
As Greentown Labs’ Vice President of Marketing and Communications, Julia drives the development and execution of the incubator’s overall marketing, communications, and public relations strategy. She leads and oversees the incubator’s events strategy, content creation, social media, and liaises between Greentown and its network of strategic partners for all marketing-related activities. In her role, Julia serves as an in-house marketing consultant for Greentown Labs’ 100+ member companies and works to increase visibility for Greentown, its members, and their collective commitment to climate action.
Prior to Greentown, Julia worked at a Boston marketing firm focused on clean technology clientele. During her time there, Greentown was one of her clients from 2014-2016 before she joined the team full-time in January 2016. She is responsible for leading the strategy and development of Greentown’s brand over the past six years throughout many periods of tremendous growth and activity for the organization.
Julia is on the Board of the Somerville Chamber of Commerce and serves on the City of Somerville’s Innovation and Opportunity Lab Advisory Committee which is committed to helping build an inclusive innovation ecosystem in Somerville. She graduated from Quinnipiac University with a degree in marketing and public relations. Julia enjoys running, a good glass of wine, and finds sloths equally fascinating and adorable. She and her husband, Steve, are expecting their first daughter in June 2020 who will be baby sister to their Rhodesian Ridgeback, Obi.