Silicon Foundry is excited to announce the addition of Julie Phillips Baker to the executive team. Julie serves as a Partner, bringing her extensive experience in the media, consumer and technology industries to the firm, further fueling organizational and member growth.
Julie is a 20-year Silicon Valley native who has a track record of building and scaling game-changing platforms for corporates and clients in the media and consumer spaces. Her multifaceted expertise covers the development and delivery of next gen consumer experiences, audience-intelligence platforms, private marketplaces, ecommerce solutions, and innovation-accelerating partnerships and acquisitions.
Julie is a seasoned, entrepreneurial executive who can develop and deploy solutions that capture and expand market opportunities. From startups to public companies, she thrives on the pace and purpose of accelerating innovation and having meaningful impact. “I am thrilled to join the incredible team at Silicon Foundry, bringing start up solutions to corporates who want to accelerate foundational change or next gen experiences for their consumers.”
“Julie’s experience aligns directly with our mission at Silicon Foundry,” said Neal Hansch, CEO and Managing Partner at Silicon Foundry. “We are excited about her enthusiasm and commitment around expanding Foundry’s membership base in the media industry, as well as cultivating opportunities for innovation around consumer experiences at the intersection of media and technology.”
Prior to joining Silicon Foundry, Julie spent most of her career in media and technology, leading or advising on global market and media strategies for companies like MediaLink, EY, Disney, NBCU, WarnerMedia, CBSi, Visa, HP, and Dell. She’s worked for ad agencies, raised capital for successful startups, and advised a presidential campaign.