Julie Sugishita serves as Corporate Communications Manager at Oracle, one of the world’s largest enterprise technology companies with over 420,000 customers across 145 countries. Her primary focus is leading global public relations strategy for Oracle’s corporate social responsibility programs, which support its multi-billion dollar philanthropic investments. She also manages creative direction for the company’s integrated public relations and social media campaigns.
Prior, Julie worked at the Hoffman Agency, a worldwide public relations firm. She oversaw campaigns across lifestyle, government and technology sectors.
She holds a Master’s in Strategic Public Relations from USC Annenberg, where she earned a two-year Toyota Fellowship. Her thesis was the 19thmost-accessed graduate work out of 1.7 million theses published by ProQuest. She was also awarded the prestigious Christian Theodoor Lievestro Prize for extraordinary achievement in research and writing during her undergraduate work at Santa Clara University.
Her work has received industry recognition by The Holmes Report, Association of Marketing & Communication Professionals, and PR News.