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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Writers Guild and Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers are currently in negotiations, and the risk of a strike seems to be growing. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports.
With low 4.5% unemployment and exploding demand for all sorts of workers, new high-tech tools are emerging to help companies find the best candidates.
Facebook now has 5 million active advertisers, up from 4 million in September, the company announced on Monday.
Twitter withdraws its federal lawsuit filed Thursday over an anti-Trump account, because the U.S. withdrew its request for information about the account. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on Comcast's push into the wireless service business.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on YouTube's push to protect its creators, and prevent advertisers from being placed next to offensive content.
Twitter says in a lawsuit that the U.S. government is seeking information about an anti-Trump account. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports that legendary comedian Don Rickles has died.
Twitter shares turn negative after co-founder Evan Williams says he will sell "minority" of his shares over the next year. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports. The "Fast Money Halftime Report" traders weigh in.
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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