SANTA CLARA CONVENTION CENTER
MAY 4-5, 2018

THE WORLD’S LARGEST
ENTREPRENEURSHIP CONFERENCE

Imagination AI

JULIE CASTRO ABRAMS

CEO and Chair, How Women Lead

PANEL, TIE WOMEN

Julie Castro Abrams is an experienced CEO, sought-after speaker in entrepreneurship and boards, and founder of How Women Lead. She is a widely recognized because of her unique ability to connect people and facilitate rich conversations that make change happen and is frequently invited to partner with ERG's. Julie is expert at building high performance, multicultural teams, building boards that perform, and creating high impact brands. She has a successful consulting practice with leaders she admires to achieve their growth and breakthrough goals. Julie's commitment to justice and community are well known in her personal and professional endeavors. She serves as a leader on the boards of organizations focused on women and children, Latinos, economic development and the arts. Julie is a philanthropist who launched the Bay Area Women's Philanthropy Network. Thousands of new businesses attribute their launch and growth to her support which has resulted in millions toward the economic growth in communities. She is a leader in the country's movement to build small businesses. Julie has won many awards including the Jobs Genius Award, Morgan Stanley Innovation Award, Cisco Innovation in Technology, "Women Who Could Be President" League of Women Voters, Stevie Award for Best Non Profit Executive, Human Rights Award from the Commission on the Status of Women, the Women of Color Action Network, Leadership California and the Marin Women's Hall of Fame in 2011.