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Julia Beardwood

Julia Beardwood dreamed of being an entrepreneur from her days as an Assistant Brand Manager at P&G in the UK.  After 20 years of working in marketing and design gaining experience with over 100 brands, she finally starting her own company in 2004.   


Beardwood&Co. is a NYC-based branding agency specializing in strategy, innovation and design.  They bring strategic wisdom and courageous creativity to global companies like Colgate-Palmolive and Sabra, and entrepreneurial brands like Seventh Generation, S’well and Aden & Anais.  Beardwood&Co. has appeared twice on the Inc 5000 list of fastest growing US companies and Julia won EY’s Entrepreneurial Winning Women award for North America in 2013.


She has met and worked with dozens of successful entrepreneurs and gleaned insights about what they do differently – entrepreneurial brand thinking – that drives success.  That’s what she will talk about with us.