Julie Phillis

Julie Phillis


Julie’s passion is supporting leaders, teams and organisations to emerge new possibility & growth.

Before joining Corporate Evolution, Julie spent 18 years in the Corporate sector in strategic Marketing & Innovation leadership and Consulting roles, leading innovative, creative thinking and ways of working in large scale innovation projects that delivered significant business and brand growth. This includes as Publisher at Seven-West/Pacific Magazines leading a cross-functional team to return a major masthead to profitability; and at Network Ten on the team that launched several major innovative content franchises into Australia at multi-million dollar profit returns; and leading consumer product innovation strategy on projects at Coca-Cola South Pacific & Diageo. Alongside her corporate sector work, Julie was a consultant & mentor to several social impact organisation leaders though Social Ventures Australia.

Her facilitation & coaching credits include working with business leaders & senior managers undergoing adaptive change; emerging leaders; and in 2021 facilitating a global collaborative team looking at system innovation in education.

Areas of Speciality

  • Applying insights & creative thinking into innovative responses to business, market and brand challenges
  • Supporting leaders through transformational change
  • Supporting emerging leaders
  • Facilitating social impact organisations & leaders on vision, purpose & values guided long term strategic growth
  • Designing & implementing personal development programs for Youth
  • Transforming brands
  • Culture change communications


  • Media & Entertainment - 7/ Pacific Publications, Network Ten, Foxtel
  • Communications - Telstra BigPond
  • Automobile -  Holden
  • Education - Uni Melbourne; ULab (MIT)
  • Professional Services - Freehill Hollingdale & Page
  • FMCG - Coca-Cola South Pacfic, Mars, 
  • Beverage - Diageo, National Foods, Parmalat
  • Social Sector - Pathways to Manhood, Rites of Passage Institute, Beacon Foundation, Synapse


  • The University of NSW - Bachelor of Commerce, Strategic Marketing Management, 1994
  • Accredited Barrett Values Consultant, Corporate Transformation Tools
  • Institute of Human Excellence - transpersonal facilitation & coaching
  • Member, Association of Coaching
  • University of Sydney - supplementary studies in Sociology,  Jungian Psychology

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