We are pleased to announce that Julie Place has joined Freshley Media as Chief Marketing Officer. Julie will oversee all digital and traditional marketing programs, brand management, and corporate initiatives. While Julie’s primary focus will be on Freshley Digital’s ground breaking FACETS advertising platform, she will also lead web development and branding efforts for Freshley Media and our jewelry clients.
Prior to joining Freshley Media, Julie lived in New York City for sixteen years where she worked in strategic business development and marketing at several high profile companies, including CBS Television, Esquire Magazine (Hearst Publishing) and Glamour Magazine (Condé Nast Publishing).
Julie has worked with some of the most prestigious luxury brands in the world including Cartier, David Yurman, Patek Philippe, Tiffany & Co., LVMH, Saks Fifth Avenue and Mercedes Benz, just to name a few.
In 2011, Julie moved to the Charleston, South Carolina where she is raising her three little girls and worked as an Independent Marketing Consultant to several local and regional firms.
Julie was born and raised outside of Boston, Massachusetts and graduated from Boston University with a BA in Psychology in 1996. Julie’s greatest strengths are her creativity, drive and leadership. She thrives on challenges, particularly those that expand a company’s reach.
“When I saw the quality of work and client base Freshley Media was serving… I knew it was a perfect fit for me.” Julie explained “I am so passionate about the high end jewelry market segment and the opportunity to empower fine jewelers with winning marketing strategies, that’s exciting and important work. I am looking forward to getting to know and working with all of our jewelers across the country!”
We are excited too….welcome Julie Place!