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 addition, 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, covering a wide range of stories on everything from media companies to retail to business trends. 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 (OECD) 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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Edmund Lee, Recode managing editor, discusses the latest drama in the fight for Sumner Redstone's media empire. And CNBC's Julia Boorstin has an update on Shari Redstone.
There was a war of words this weekend in the fight for control of Sumner Redstone's media empire, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
The annual Internet & Television Expo comes as the traditional TV business is facing unprecedented challenges.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin speaks with Cox Communications President, Pat Esser, about M&A deals in the telecom space and his company's new ventures.
Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts discusses Dreamworks and the future of Universal theme parks.
We are going to have a fantastic next twelve months, says Brian Roberts, Comcast chairman and CEO talking with CNBC's Julia Boorstin about combining advertising upfronts and the upcoming season.
CNBC’s Julia Boorstin talks with Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts about the future of cable, cord-cutting and bundles. Our goal is to give customers choice, says Roberts.
Digital advertising expected to top TV spending for the first time this year. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the story.
A court hearing involving the Hulk Hogan sex tape case is underway in Florida, with Gawker Media asking for a new trial.
Hulu wants to be seen as TV despite its digital origins. It's preparing an OTT service. Is it enough?
Silicon Valley venture capitalist Peter Thiel funded Hulk Hogan's high-profile legal case against Gawker Media, Forbes reported.
Hulk Hogan had a secret financial backer in his legal fight against Gawker Media for invasion of privacy: Peter Thiel. The NYT reports.