Julie Pilon, Chief Strategy Officer at IPG Health, believes that breakthrough strategy is the key to driving unprecedented growth for clients and delivering lifechanging outcomes for the people they serve. As such, she has spent her 25+ year career positioning and launching iconic brands that now serve as case studies for industry best-in-class.
As Chief Strategy Officer, Julie leads the Integrated Strategy teams at the network’s full-service agencies around the world. She is also responsible for building the integrated strategy functions at the agencies, and supporting and developing the talented team members. She has also been integral in embedding equity, diversity and inclusion into every step of IPG Health’s proven strategic process.
Previously, Julie served as Chief Strategy Officer at FCB Health, and before that, she led integrated strategy at AREA 23, an IPG Health Company. An entrepreneur at heart, Julie also co-launched YuzuYello, an IPG Health Company—a leading-edge agency that creates positive and empathetic experiences that radically improve patient outlooks.
Prior to her tenure at IPG Health, Julie was Chief Strategy Officer of Publicis Health + Sapient, where she developed new and innovative intelligent service offerings that integrated service design, data and analytics, and technology. She also served as President and Managing Director of InSync Strategy—a premium insight-driven brand company. For 16 years, she was instrumental in driving the expansion of the business while also transforming it to compete through every healthcare revolution this century.
Her beginnings were at Bayer, where she launched and grew what would become some of the company’s biggest blockbuster brands.