Partial Client List
Julia currently applies her talents as the Public Relations and Social Media Consultant for:
- The Network for Women in Business, an online membership community for business development.
- Shaw also has served as the on-site Event Manager for several annual events including:
- the Small Business Boot Camp for Women, sponsored by the Network for Women in Business
- The National Black Writer’s Conference coordinated by The Center of Black Literature at Medgar Evers College lead by the visionary Dr. Brenda Greene
- The Network Journal Magazine’s two signature events, the 25 Influential Black Women in Business Awards and the 40 Under Forty Achievement Awards for over fifteen years.
Consultant/New York Event Coordinator
Event Planners Plus!
Planned, organized and managed the logics for health screenings in 50 barbershops in New York City on the same day for the non-profit organization, Black Barbershop Health Outreach Program, based in California.
Coordinated a team of 100 healthcare providers and volunteers.
Cambria Heights Development Corporation
Managed an emerging non-profit organization by creating and implementing a small business marketing campaign, “Shop Cambria Heights,” which promoted 125 businesses on a commercial strip in Southeastern Queens, NY.
Coordinated and promoted business symposiums, networking events and workshops
Compiled content for annual shopping guide and newsletter
Conducted consumer and small business market research campaigns
Secured sponsorship and advertising from mid-size businesses and corporations
Consultant/Interim Executive Director
PR Marketing Consultant
International African Arts Festival
Organized onsite logistics for 42 year-old non-profit organization that produces an annual four-day, outdoor community arts festival that attracts over 50,000 attendees
Responsible for soliciting corporate sponsorship and grant writing/fundraising development
Secured media coverage with radio and television media outlets and print publications
Marketing Consultant & Onsite Events Manager
The Network Journal Magazine – www.tnj.com
Onsite logistics manager for two annual awards events, the 25 Influential Women in Business and 40 Under Forty Achievement Awards, each events attracts 500-700 guests
Coordinator of exhibit and marketing strategies for conferences and trade shows for 15 year-old small business and professional magazine
Kimani Press, a division of Harlequin Enterprises
Spearhead the publicity and marketing for Kimani Press, which is a line of African-American romance novels with over 30 authors
Coordinated the launch campaign including a national book tour for a new urban young adult book imprint, KimaniTRU
Scheduled book signings and media interviews to promote the monthly release for an new Kimani TRU novel
Provided media consultation as part of the public relations team for the book, Friends: A Love Story, by Angela Bassett and Courtney Vance
Seminar Coordinator & Marketing Consultant
Circle of Sisters Expo-InnerCity Broadcasting Corp.
Created seminar concepts for Circle of Sisters Expo an annual event hosted by radio stations WBLS-FM and WLIB-AM
Scheduled moderators and panelists for an annual event that attached 25,000 attendees
Created and coordinated an integrated marketing campaign to promote event to various media outlets