Julia Boorstin joined CNBC in May 2006 as a general assignment reporter. Later that year, she became CNBC's media and entertainment reporter working from CNBC's Los Angeles Bureau. Boorstin covers media with a special focus on the intersection of media and technology.
In 2013, Boorstin created and launched the CNBC Disruptor 50, an annual list highlighting the private companies transforming the economy and challenging companies in established industries. Additionally, she reported a documentary on the future of television for the network, "Stay Tuned…The Future of TV."
Boorstin joined CNBC from Fortune magazine where she was a business writer and reporter since 2000. During that time, she was also a contributor to "Street Life," a live market wrap-up segment on CNN Headline News.
In 2003, 2004 and 2006, The Journalist and Financial Reporting newsletter named Boorstin to the "TJFR 30 under 30" list of the most promising business journalists under 30 years old. She has also worked for the State Department's delegation to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development and for Vice President Gore's domestic policy office.
She graduated with honors from Princeton University with a B.A. in history. She was also an editor of The Daily Princetonian.
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Bribery, tax evasion, money laundering, counterfeiting, corruption, even the finance of terrorism. These are among a long list of crimes enabled by the use of "cash." The attempt to crack down on these crimes is driving governments and a range of companies to pursue the potential of a cashless society.
Bill O'Reilly's amended contract suggests that the ousted Fox News host will receive up to one-year's salary, a source tells CNBC.
Last year cyber crime cost the global economy over $450 billion. Take a look at how A.I. and hackers are teaming up to create new digital armor.
Bill O'Reilly is to be paid no more than 1 year's salary upon leaving Fox News. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports.
Michael Wolff, The Hollywood Reporter, discusses the shakeup at Twenty-first Century Fox with Bill O'Reilly's exit from Fox News.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the latest on Bill O'Reilly's exit from Fox News.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin and James Dix, Wedbush Securities media analyst, discuss the news that Fox News has announced they will not be keeping Bill O'Reilly on at the cable network.
At the F8 Developers Conference, CNBC's Julia Boorstin speaks with Facebook VP of Messaging David Marcus about the latest developments for the social media platform's Messenger app.
As ESPN tries to evolve its content for a multi-platform audience, the company will begin laying off 100 people on Wednesday.
In a surprise after several quarters of disappointing results, Twitter reports better-than-expected earnings and revenue.
A new generation of James Bond–like police gadgets are designed to fight crime and save lives.
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