Julia Coates

Vice President of Global Programming

Julia joined StarMedia Productions as a veteran news and entertainment journalist with a rich history in television programming. As the senior executive editor at American Media, Inc., home to the leading celebrity and health & fitness media brands in the country, Julia oversaw editorial content, creative development and led award-winning news teams. Following her career at AMI, Julia helped produce numerous successful productions for television and film.

Originally from Chicago, Illinois, Julia received her bachelor’s degree from Northern Illinois University. She’s an animal lover involved with various animal charities, enjoys deep-stack poker tournaments and spends her free time traveling with family and friends. Her favorite thing about working at StarMedia is discovering the various ways in which businesses throughout the world are doing their part in helping to preserve our planet.