Julie Yamamoto

Managing Director, CMD

A journalist by training, Julie has participated first-hand in the information revolution that brought mainstream communications from print to pixels. Julie began her journalism career working for major daily newspapers in Southern California, and later as a reporter and editor for The Associated Press in Los Angeles. After working in daily news, her career path took her into public relations and marketing communications both in-house at organizations on the East Coast and on the agency side of the fence at leading firms in the West. During her eight years at CMD, Julie has brought a wealth of experience to strategic planning, working with content creators and social influencers, project management, social media practice and media training. Julie is a graduate of the University of Southern California.