Julie Washington, chief brand officer for Jamba Juice, will speak Monday, Oct. 7, at 7 p.m. in Longwood University’s Blackwell Hall. The public is invited to attend.
Washington’s talk on "Personal Branding" is part of the Executive-in-Residence lecture series in the College of Business and Economics.
Washington is an accomplished senior marketing and sales executive whose career spans several world-class companies including Procter & Gamble, The Gillette Company, Luxottica Retail, Nestlé Purina Petcare and Bristol-Myers Squibb. She oversees Jamba Juice’s marketing and communications programs, and she also is president of Talbott Teas, a subsidiary of Jamba.
Founded in 1990 and headquartered in Emeryville, Calif., near Oakland, Jamba Juice is a specialty beverage and food company that calls itself "the healthy active lifestyle brand." The restaurant retailer has more than 800 locations in the United States and several foreign countries.
The Executive-in-Residence program is a public service of the College of Business and Economics and is made possible through the generous corporate support of Barrett Capital Management LLC and Eagle Fire Inc.