Julian Boulding is President of thenetworkone, which he co-founded in 2003.
thenetworkone provides “open source creativity” and communications services from independent agencies, for a growing number of leading international marketing companies. Clients include Alliance Boots, Bacardi, Dyson, Exxon Mobil, Johnson & Johnson, Lego, Nokia, Prudential Asia, Rosetta Stone and Technogym. thenetworkone also helps independent agencies develop their own business internationally, through providing international partners, resources and professional development programs.
Julian began his career in advertising sales, before working in independent agencies in London. He then joined the DMB&B Group, now part of Publicis, where he spent fourteen years in a succession of senior roles. While with DMB&B, he lived and worked in UK, Europe, Latin America and USA, co-ordinating international advertising campaigns for companies like Procter & Gamble, M&M Mars, Avon and Philips Electronics. Julian is a graduate of Cambridge University. He is a Fellow of the Marketing Society in London and is currently supporting the establishment of a Marketing Society of India. He is a regular speaker at global and regional industry events including the Cannes Festival of Creativity, the Holmes Report Global PR Summit, Dubai Lynx, Eurobest, Spikes Asia and the Asia Marketing Effectiveness Festival. He is also the co-publisher, with Campaign magazine in London, of “The World’s Leading Independent Agencies”.