Your Brand Campaign Deserves an Industry Pro

Whether you’re a PR firm, Agency, or Marketing Manager, a food, wine, or spirits brand, a wine region or tourism board, travel product, hotel or resort…

Grow your brand through engaging content and collaborations with an experienced, sought-after Professional Chef, Social Media Strategist, Content Creator, and Travel Leader with a proven track record of increasing awareness, engagement and sales for brands.

Based in the buzzing Food, Wine, & Travel Media Hub of NYC; Julie’s thriving Group Travel & Travel Planning business brings her right to your international client’s door.

So much more than your average influencer

Julie can help expand your brand’s reach and increase sales with:

✔︎ ON AIR APPEARANCES

✔︎ FRESH WRITTEN CONTENT

✔︎ PROFESSIONAL VIDEO CONTENT

✔︎ SOPHISTICATED LIVE EVENTS

✔︎ CUSTOM RECIPES, MENU DEVELOPMENT, FOOD PHOTOGRAPHY

✔︎ SOCIAL MEDIA CAMPAIGNS, REELS, & TIKTOKS

Partner with Julie and you'll get:

✔︎ STRATEGY & RESULTS

The smarts of a former Engineer & Management Consultant turned Professional Chef, Culinary Travel Brand, Content Creator, & Social Media Strategist so your campaign is designed for maximum impact.

✔︎ STREET CRED

WHO represents your brand matters. Give your campaign authority by partnering with a Professional Chef, established Travel Business, & experienced Food Media Professional with a deep industry network in NYC, internationally, and across the US.

✔︎ AUDIENCE & CONNECTIONS

You’ll gain access to a 45K+ audience of upscale urban women, fellow food & wine professionals plus Julie’s nationwide network of TV producers and media outlets where she can bring your brand on air for maximum exposure to millions.

✔︎ PERSONALITY

You need an enthusiastic, fun-loving, polished professional like Julie to speak for your brand, capture attention, and convert customers at live events, on social media, or on camera.

✔︎ PROFESSIONAL CONTENT CREATION & SOCIAL CAMPAIGNS

With over a decade of experience in brand collabs & 1000’s of published recipes, videos, blogs, Reels & TikToks you’ll get the highest quality content for your channels or in collaboration with Julie’s. 

Entrepreneur Coaching

Ready to take your small business to the next level?

With Julie as your coach you’ll learn to leverage the power of:

  • Social Media & Digital Marketing
  • Brand Partnerships & Corporate Sponsors
  • Content Creation & Collaborations

To skyrocket your following, increase your sales, and add new revenue streams.

Book a coffee chat to learn more

Brand Partnerships & As Seen in

“In my career, I worked with hundreds of talented on-air TV experts, and only few I consider top talent. Julie is one of them.  She has that natural ability to retain copy in seconds and adjust her delivery to whatever needs stations or clients demand. I’d work with Julie any day!”

 

 – Pier Paolo Piccoli, PLUS Media, Inc

What Past Clients Had To Say

Coaching

“Having Julie as my business coach changed me and my business in so many ways! For months I had been wanting to work with brands and establish partnerships but I had no idea how to make that happen. Julie helped me step into my full power as a CEO of my business by showing me how to look for the right opportunities and how to reach out with full confidence. Not only did my work with her lead to over $10k+ in dream brand partnerships (I still can hardly believe it!!!!), but it also skyrocketed my belief in myself and what I have to offer. I now approach each marketing opportunity with incredible confidence, knowing the value of what I can bring to the table. All of this is because Julie KNOWS HER STUFF and is so incredibly brilliant in this arena. I know that I would not be where I am today if it had not been for her coaching, guidance, and empowering support!”

– Brianne, The Piano Path

 

“Her 8 weeks of coaching is the best investment I’ve made for my business. The whole de-mystification of social media has been so empowering! Julie teaches simple, free or low cost tools to help you easily create, schedule, edit, launch stories, reels, newsletters etc. For those eager to learn how to use Social Media and Digital Marketing for their business – Julie takes everything you know and helps you use it in a fresh, chic way. It’s very intense and immersive, with Julie encouraging me to think about the “Who”, “Why”, in addition to the “How” of what makes my brand different and how to market it more effectively to my consumer’s psychological profile. Julie is the best asset your brand can possibly have! She also is unflaggingly encouraging – if she can be a star, you can too!”

Francine of Francine’s Outrageous

 

Brand Partnerships

“I’ve been working with Julie on various projects; blogs, recipe development, recipe videos, and food photography.  She’s always enthusiastic, upbeat and ready to tackle any assignment. Julie is super creative and continues to come up with unique and interesting ideas each time.  She’s great to collaborate with and receptive to input and special requests from clients. When we started working with Julie, it was supposed to be a short term assignment, but we decided to extend it since we’re so happy with the partnership.”

 – Terri Lauletti, Zullo Agency

 

“Julie is not only a phenomenal chef, but she has a positive and upbeat personality on air that gets everyone in our newsroom kitchen, and the viewers at home, excited about cooking. She knows how to create recipes that are not only easy to make but fun and innovative. Julie ties everything together with a beautiful display with a theme that fits the dish. She is overall a pleasant and warm person to work with who I always look forward to seeing on our set!”

 – Samantha Miller, WTNH Channel 8 Good Morning CT

 

“Julie is a highly creative and technically excellent recipe developer and chef. Whatever the assignment — from magazine features to online projects, she understands what our readers want and creates fresh, healthy recipes that always impress. Julie is flexible, enthusiastic, and deeply knowledgeable about food. She has a can-do attitude, is a great communicator and a pleasure to work with.”

 – Lisa Chernick, Senior Food Editor

 

“It has been an absolute pleasure to work with Julie for the past 8years. Julie is extremely passionate about her role as a chef and approaches every project, no matter how big or small, with the same dedication and enthusiasm. Julie is an extremely valuable member of my food team and I can’t thank her enough for her delicious, innovative work!”

 – Leslie Fink, MS, RD Nutritionist/Recipe Editor

 

“Julie’s cooking demonstrations on the Weight Watchers Cruise were the best! Between the recipes and her fun personality, I left there more excited than ever to be creative in the kitchen. I’ve since purchased all of the tools that she said were her favorites, and made almost every recipe she demonstrated. I’m receiving rave reviews from my family on all the new recipes.”

 – Shellie, Cooking Demo Participant

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Come 🥳 on a DONE FOR YOU small group trip to Italy! Comment YES for info! xo Julie

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It’s YOUR time to travel now! Comment TRIP for info on my June Women’s Italy Tour ✈️ or go to JulieHartigan.com/travel for all the details!
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Who’s ready for a SUNNY GIRLS TRIP to ITALY? 😎🇮🇹🍷

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Listen girlfriend! You’re TOO BUSY TO PLAN & organize a dreamy trip w friends? 🤷‍♀️ No problem! I’ve got your back…

Join me & fellow fun lovers for a small group Women’s Tuscany Tour this June! ✈️

Everything is DONE FOR YOU on this all inclusive, chef-led, food-wine-culture adventure 🇮🇹🍷❤️

I’ll bring you to all the coolest, insider spots in Florence & the Tuscan countryside - no tourist traps for you my love!

We’re talking:

🍷wine tasting & private winery visits

🍝pasta making, street food tours, Michelin starred dining

🥰 4 star hotels, massages, pampering spa visits

🎨 artisan visits, local shopping, beautiful vistas

😍 private walking tours thru tiny Medieval hill towns

🌳 picnics, pools, & time to unwind in the countryside

🥳 relaxation, fun, & girlfriends time!

Lots of women join solo & make life long travel friends or you can grab a girlfriend, your mom, or sister for quality time together!

DON’T WAIT! There are only a few spots left

& DOORS CLOSE NEXT WEEK!!!

Comment TRIP, send me a DM, or go to JulieHartigan.com/travel for info!

But no matter what girlfriend? The time is NOW to book your spring travel to Europe - don’t wait & let another year slip by where you’re liking everyone else’s dreamy trip posts & don’t get to take your own! XO Julie

#womenstravel #womenstour #italytour #italytrip #springbreak #solotravel #solotraveler #solotravelers #cheflife #cheflife #stanleytucci #italy_vacations #italytravel #winetasting #foodandwine #tuscany #tuscanytour #travelblogger #florenceitaly🇮🇹 #florenceitaly #pastapasta #pastalovers #italianfood #italianfoodporn #gelato🍦 #oliveoil #cheeselover #travellife #traveltheworld @lesdamesny @lesdamesintl
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Calling all travel hungry girlfriends! 🙋‍♀️ Ready for that incredible trip to ITALY you’ve always dreamed of? 😎

Well I’ve got GOOD news for you! Snag a spot in my small group women’s tour to FLORENCE & TUSCANY this June to see the sights in a welcoming group of women with me as your chef-host! ❤️

Come solo to make new friends or grab a girlfriend, your mom, or adult daughter for some quality time - either way you’ll be treated to an amazing DONE FOR YOU food, wine, & culture tour to all of Italy’s coolest under-the-radar spots (no tourist traps for you my friend!)

Comment ITALY or send me a message for all the details!

Let’s make 2024 the year when your travel dreams come true 🥰

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Your LAST CALL to join my Women’s Italy Trips 🇮🇹 this spring! Comment TRIP or message me for info ❤️ Julie

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THE BEST CACIO E PEPE w a goof-proof creamy sauce! ❤️

This classic Roman pasta dish 🇮🇹 has just 3 ingredients & gets its incredible flavor from sharp-tart-nutty imported Pecorino Cheese + a hefty dose of black pepper.

You’ll love this EASY method to get super creamy results every single time! 🥰

Get the recipe at ILoveImportedCheese.com ❤️

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Skip the crowds🎄& CELEBRATE THE HOLIDAYS in NYC from the water instead w @circlelinenyc so-festive Holiday Harbor Lights Cruises! Thank you @5wpr @iamalexachavarria for having me! ❤️ #nyc #nycholidays #nycblogger #traveltips #travelblogger #visitnyc #ilovenewyork #hobokengirl #cheflife #nycdatenight #nycnightlife #nycfoodie #nyctravel #nyctrip #circleline #christmaslights #christmasbreak #christmasinnewyork ...

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Comment YES if you’d ❤️ a trip to SUNNY SICILY to look forward to in 2024! 😎 Join me & fellow fun loving women for a DREAMY food & wine adventure on this beautiful island next year ✈️ Just 3 weeks left to sign up!

#womenstravel #sicilytrip #sicily #sicily🇮🇹 #sicilytravel #italyvacation #italyvacations #taorminasicily #taormina #italy🇮🇹 #cheflife🔪 #sicilia #sicilyitaly #sicilyinfood #sicilytourism #sicilytour #sicily❤️ #sicily_it #visitsicily
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Why SICILY is a MUST VISIT for foodies! 😻 as a trained chef who’s visited Italy multiple times I was blown away by the uniquely incredible Sicilian food & wine!

It’s like no Italian cuisine you’ve ever tried…

From the just-caught seafood, fresh pressed olive oil, incredible farm-fresh produce from the volcanic soil, unique pastas you’ve never tried before with things like bottarga, oysters, saffron & sea urchin, gooey stuffed arancini with so many options, centuries old tonno fisheries jarring the delicacy, the most delicate Bufala burrata made before your eyes…

Don’t even get me started on desserts! Many of your faves originate in Sicily - from Cannoli, granita with brioche, chewy almond cookies, & a uniquely crunchy chocolate made only in Modica

Plus unforgettable wine tasting at majestic Mt Etna & in the Sicilian countryside where some of Italy’s best Italian wines are being made in varietals you probably haven’t gotten to try yet! 🍷🍷🍷

Want to taste your way through Sicily with a chef? Join me for a small group Women’s Tour to Sicily in June! 🇮🇹

Spots are going fast and the doors close to sign up on Jan 5th so don’t wait!

Treat yourself to a fabulous foodie adventure in 2024 ✈️
Comment SICILY & I’ll send you the info! XO Julie

@macalleortigia @bonajuto @alesmileandfood @baglio_occhipinti @ariannaocchipinti @giuliamonteleone___ @ibanchiragusa
just a few of the places you’ll get to visit!

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KNOCK HER SOCKS OFF! 🥰 Comment or message ITALY for info ❤️🇮🇹🎄🍷 #womenstravel #italytrip #holidaygifts #sicily #tuscany #winetasting #pastalover #girlstrip #italy_vacations #italytravel #emptynesters #motherdaughter #foodtravel #cheflife #sicilytravel #sicilytour ...

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My Grandma & Grandpa would be BESIDE THEMSELVES if they saw this ❤️🇮🇹❤️

They helped raise me & gave me my love of cooking & Italian culture…but never got to see me career change from engineer to chef, recipe creator now & Women’s Italy Tour host! ✈️✈️✈️

Such an honor to get to share my childhood fave recipe for my late Grandma’s Pasta Fazool in the @stirringthepotny cookbook as a fundraiser for the @lesdamesny scholarship fund!

My sweet Grandma Marguerite would be beside herself to know her classic Italian cucina povera recipe is in this incredible collection of fellow members of Les Dames NY family recipes🥰.

You can get a copy of Stirring the Pot on Amazon for the perfect do-good holiday gift! 🎄🎄🎄

Kudos to @silviabaldinistrawberryandsage and @sharonfranke for all the work that went into producing this amazing cookbook & to @penny.stankiewicz for capturing this video!

#italianfood #italiangirl #womensupportingwomen #italytrip #womenstravel #tuscanytour #sicily #sicilytravel #winetasting #italytour #emptynest #emptynesters #midlifewomen @lesda_mesdescoffiertuscany @lesdamesintl #lesdamesdescoffier
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Here’s WHY Sicily is SO unique vs mainland Italy…& why you need to experience it! ❤️

This island off the “toe of the boot” of Italy has a magical vibe all its own …like no place you’ve ever been! 😍

Why? Over the centuries so many different cultural influences were left by everyone from the Greeks, the Moors, the Normans and the Romans…their food, their architecture, their customs!

You’ll be blown away by the flavors & the food…

Active Mt Etna & earthquakes shaped the landscape & caused constant rebuilding over different eras styles - & also volcanic soil leading to the best produce & amazing wine 🍷

Plus it has a more tropical Mediterranean island feel than you’d expect! 🌴🌴🌴

Don’t get me started on the crystal blue water, gorgeous grottoes, countryside farms & freshest seafood 🐟

But as with all places you visit - it’s the PEOPLE that make it and Sicilians are FUN, warm, beyond friendly, proud of their local heritage & customs, & excited to share it with you! 🥳

I fell madly in love w Sicily & you will too ❤️

PS: looking for a fun group to visit Sicily with? join me in June 2024 for my small group Women’s Sicily Tour! ✈️

DM or comment & I’ll send ya details ❤️

#womenstravel #italytrip #sicily #mtetna #noto #siracusa #sicilianwine #volcanicwine #sicilytour #sicily🇮🇹 #sicilytourism #sicilyfood #italy_vacations #traveltips #taormina #winetasting #foodtravel #cheflife🔪
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Experiences > Things! ❤️ JOY & MEMORY making gift ideas below! 🥂

Think back a few years - can you even REMEMBER what anyone gifted you? (Nope me neither 😹)

But think back on your HAPPIEST most vivid memories - they were probably things you did, people you spent time with, or places you visited right? 🤔

❤️ Give the gift of JOY & memories that last this year…instead of yet another sweater. Here are some easy ideas!

🌇 Play Staycation in your nearest city, treat them to a museum exhibit, posh dress up dinner, that over the top holiday bar, or the attraction all the tourists do that you never do!

Fact: I’ve lived in NYC Metro my whole life & only been to the Empire State Building ONCE

🥰 Gift them an experience they’d never gift themselves! A spa day all booked & planned (not a GC in a drawer!), an overnight unplugged getaway someplace pretty, an oil painting or baking class, a trip together to someplace DREAMY to look forward to. ✈️

What’s your fave experience gift memory? Comment below so we can all share ideas! XO Julie

#holidaygiftguide #holidaygifts #giftideas #travelblogger #nyc #holidayparty #giftidea #holidayshopping #cybermonday #womentraveladdicted #womenstravel #giftsforher #giftsforhim
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Your new go-to EASY app that WOWS! 😍 Antipasto Skewers or Minis for a pretty twist on an Italian fave 🇮🇹❤️🍷 #holidayrecipes #glutenfreerecipes #italianfood #freshmozzarella #appetizers #thanksgivingrecipes #holidayideas #nocook #easyappetizers #italytrip #cheeseboard #cheeseplate #cheeselover #charcuterie #charcuterieboard ...

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