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Mentor Session: Juliana Stock

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Juliana Stock VP of Prod & Innovation A&E Networks

Juliana just recently joined the newly formed Strategy & Innovation team at A+E Networks as the VP of Product and Innovation. Before that, Juliana was the founding head of Condé Nast 's innovation team, iPG, where she lead efforts to create new products and businesses through emerging, disruptive trends and strategic partnerships. While there, iPG developed and launched Idea Flight, Idea Flight Enterprise, Santa's Hideout, the Condé Nast Collection for Win8, Fashion Hazard and Teen Vogue Me Girl. Juliana was also the founding General Manager of Gourmet Live and served as the Creative Marketing Director within Condé Nast Consumer Marketing for five years. Prior to joining Condé Nast in 2002, Juliana held various marketing positions at The Magazine of La Cucina Italiana, G+J USA Publishing and MemberWorks.

Juliana is on the Execuitve Council for New York Internet Week, was included in AdWeek’s 2012 Young Influentials and is a member of the CMO Summit.

A native New Yorker and proud theater buff, she hopes one day for Glee to fulfill her dreams of devoting an entire episode to the musical genius that is Stephen Sondheim. She also writes a personal blog about shopping and unique gift giving ideas called the Gifting Whisperer. When she's not working, writing, shopping or singing karaoke you can find her in Harlem where she lives with her husband and two kids.