Business Services Manager- Technology
Julia Costin is a Business Relationship Manager at CareerSource Broward (CSBD), quasi-government agency, and leader of the technology sector strategy initiative. She works closely with regional technology associations, school boards, universities, and local companies to support the improvement of workforce development programs. Her forte is gathering business intelligence about current emerging technologies and workforce needs. Julia helps CSBD to strategically position with respect to the demands and talent needs of technology industry. In her endeavor to support workforce development, she has expanded the Broward Intern Portal to significantly increase youth and business engagement.
Prior to joining CSBD, Julia has worked with several international organizations providing strategic Business Development and Marketing solutions to drive sustainable and profitable growth. She has experience in expanding businesses and thrives on cross-border collaboration across North America, South America, Europe and Asia. Julia has earned an M.B.A in Entrepreneurship from Nova Southeastern University, and Bachelor’s Degree in International Business from Northwood University. She has applied her expertise to increase the participation of international companies in U.S. trade missions to facilitate and promote economic growth.
Julia is a strong supporter of citizen diplomacy emphasizing the importance of creating synergy between businesses, local administration and various communities. She has merged her passion for entrepreneurship and community development to help non-profit organizations grow and promote their initiatives. Julia is passionate about women empowerment, diversity inclusion in the workforce, and veteran employment. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for ISACA South Florida responsible for “SheLeadsTech” initiative to help increase the representation of women in technology leadership roles. Her work with these groups is deeply meaningful and has inspired positive and life-changing results in the lives of people over the years.