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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CNBC's Julia Boorstin on the latest from the annual Sun Valley conference.
There's no question that sports content will gradually be made available over the top, said mega-agent Casey Wasserman.
It was simply too hard to compete with the public tech giants, said LinkedIn Chairman Reid Hoffman.
Argentine President Mauricio Macri says he thinks he can convince soccer-star Lionel Messi to stay in the game.
Reid Hoffman, LinkedIn Co-Founder & Executive Chairman, speaks to CNBC's Julia Boorstin at the Sun Valley conference about artificial intelligence and other tech trends, as well as U.S. politics.
Casey Wasserman, CEO of sports and marketing agency Wasserman, discusses Brexit, Olympics, and big media going direct-to-consumer at Sun Valley.
Studios and brands are using high-tech tools to grab the divided attention of Comic-Con attendees.
Experts say founding Fox News CEO departure could be used to reshape organization.
While the battle over the future of Viacom is being waged, what happens in San Diego at Comic-Con could have big implications for the business.
Rupert Murdoch will assume the role of chairman and acting CEO of Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network, the company said.
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