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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CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports that Netflix is raising its prices on two of its tiers of service.
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CNBC's Julia Boorstin speaks with Disney CEO Bob Iger about the company's sports television bundle and the possible deal between the company and Altice.
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CNBC's Julia Boorstin speaks with Shervin Pishevar, Sherpa Capital co-founder, about his letter to Uber on granting investors supervoting rights and
CNBC's Julia Boorstin speaks with Discovery Communications CEO David Zaslav about the European market for television and sports television.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin speaks with Discovery Communications CEO David Zaslav about the Scripps Network merger and cable bundles.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on the official response from Live Nation, the company that hosted the concert where the mass shooting in Las Vegas happened.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on how deadly attacks like the mass shooting in Las Vegas will affect prospective live events.
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