With 20 plus years in Process Management in various industries, Julie’s experience brings a strategic vision to developing and implementing best practices, working to attain organizational goals and building foundational elements.
Julie Eklund’s consulting background in Staffing and Operational Management uniquely qualifies her to meet the challenges of the everchanging industry of talent management.
Julie began her career in the sales and consulting field, building relationships and gathering information to develop strategic partnerships in the healthcare arena. These experiences exposed her to compliance and human resource challenges across the country. Her years working with compliance consulting teams have enabled her to position Productions Plus the Talent Shop, to ensure the company operations are in accordance to industry regulations and standards. Her excellent communication style and open demeanor provides for her the platform to communicate industry regulations to Talent, informing departments about industry guidelines and requirements, develop business procedures and preparing and presenting reports to the executive leadership teams and stakeholders. Twenty years of experience have broadened her legal knowledge, research skills, coordination, audit expertise, communication and IT technology competencies.
As Vice President of Operations, Julie works closely with the Chief Financial Officer to oversee, company initiatives concerning Operations, Human Resources, Compliance, IT Technologies and Payroll.
Origins: Born in Kettering, Ohio and raised in Grand Blanc, Michigan
Current Home: Shelby Township, Michigan
Education: The Ohio State University, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration / Hospitality Management
Memberships and Honors: Member, Vistage. Alpha Phi Sorority, Panhellenic Council and Standards Committee. Delta Sigma Phi, NU Chapter, Professional Business Fraternity, OSU
Passion Points: Family and friends, gourmet cooking, cycling, reading and meditation