Julie Schoenfeld is a veteran entrepreneur with a passion for identifying talent and assembling effective teams. She has served as CEO for three successful venture-backed start-ups and raised over $100M in capital for her companies. In 1999 she led the sale of Net Effect, Inc., for over $300M to Ask Jeeves.
Julie is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Perfect Market, Inc., a digital publishing software company that helps publishers increase traffic, engagement and revenue. Perfect Market is the recognized leader in distributing and monetizing content. The company has pioneered techniques that utilize search and social media platforms to drive impactful results for publishers and provide meaningful experiences for online audiences. Perfect Market’s customer list includes the Los Angeles Times, Comcast, The New York Times, CNN, Hearst, and Boston.com. Since joining the company in 2007, Julie has raised nearly $30M from venture funds: Trinity Ventures, Rustic Canyon Partners, and Idealab, as well as strategic partners, Comcast and the Tribune Company.
Julie is a recognized industry thought leader and has presented at conferences such as TechCrunch Disrupt, Business Insider Ignition and Admonsters. She has been a judge for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year competition in Los Angeles for four years, and she serves on the board of the Young Presidents Organization, WPO Angeleno Chapter. Most recently, Julie was President of the Rose Bowl Aquatic Booster Club, which provides support to over 400 swimmers including Olympic Athletes in the Southern California area. In 2012, National Association of Women Business Owners in Los Angeles acknowledged Julie with the prestigious “Innovator of the Year” award.
Julie holds a B.S. in engineering from Tufts University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
Perfect Market is the leading provider of digital publishing software solutions for driving traffic, engagement and revenue. Our products and services are utilized by over 200 premium publishers, including LATimes.com, ChicagoTribune.com, NBCNews.com, Mediaite.com and BusinessInsider.com.
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