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.
Follow Julia Boorstin on Twitter @jboorstin.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on comments from CBS CEO and chairman Leslie Moonves on the company's earnings call.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on the quarterly earnings report for CBS.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on Department of Justice weighing a suit against the Time Warner-AT&T merger deal.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on the quarterly earnings for Facebook.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin provides a preview of Facebook's quarter despite a barrage of negative headlines over the past year.
Facebook's group focused on safety and security is growing much faster than the company overall.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the news that a much larger number of people were impacted by Russian-linked advertising on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube than initially thought.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports that Netflix is suspending production of "House of Cards" season six following sexual abuse allegations against star Kevin Spacey.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on Twitter's quarterly results, which topped estimates on both earnings per share and revenues.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on the FCC to vote in November on regulating media ownership.
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