Julia Boorstin joined CNBC in May 2006 as a general assignment reporter. Later that year, she became CNBC's media and entertainment reporter working from CNBC's Los Angeles Bureau. Boorstin covers media with a special focus on the intersection of media and technology. In addition, she reported a documentary on the future of television for the network, "Stay Tuned…The Future of TV."
Boorstin joined CNBC from Fortune magazine where she was a business writer and reporter since 2000, covering a wide range of stories on everything from media companies to retail to business trends. During that time, she was also a contributor to "Street Life," a live market wrap-up segment on CNN Headline News.
In 2003, 2004 and 2006, The Journalist and Financial Reporting newsletter named Boorstin to the "TJFR 30 under 30" list of the most promising business journalists under 30 years old. She has also worked for the State Department's delegation to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and for Vice President Gore's domestic policy office.
She graduated with honors from Princeton University with a B.A. in history. She was also an editor of The Daily Princetonian.
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Barton Crockett, Senior Analyst at FBR Capital Markets & Co., and Tony Wible, Director and Senior Analyst - Media & Entertainment at Drexel Hamilton, talk about the streaming rivalry between Netflix and Amazon, as well as how they approach investing in the companies.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on the growing rivalry between Netflix and Amazon over their competing streaming video services.
LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, discusses integrating Lynda's business and team since the acquisition, and the outlook for social media online.
LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, discusses new products in the pipeline, after a quarterly beat.
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CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the latest news on the deal for Dreamworks Animation by Comcast.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin spoke with NBCUniversal President and CEO Steve Burke about the deal to buy DreamWorks.
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iflix might appear to have a lot in common with Netflix, but CEO Mark Britt is adamant that the two streaming companies are not competing.
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