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Julie Jihyun Kang

Julie Jihyun Kang - Serviceplan Korea

The most dynamic and inspiring young leader of all time in the Innovative communication Era

Julie Kang is CEO & Managing Partner of Serviceplan Korea. Starting in global brand sales & marketing in her 20s, Julie gained excellent insights to analyze the integrated demands of clients and consumers, leading innovative campaigns and achieving accolades in the Korean advertising industry.

In 2012, after 11 successful years in advertising and marketing while working for major brands like BMW and IKEA, she became the youngest female board member of Serviceplan Group and any advertising agency in Korea with her appointment to Managing Partner at Serviceplan Korea. She was also named the first Korean Female Influencer by Little Black Book in 2017.

Since 2015, she has played an instrumental role in global brand incubation of the startup Dot Incorporation, starting from the Dot Watch to the more recent Dot Pad. These innovative initiatives have won Serviceplan Korea & Group over 100 international awards including Gold & a Titanium Cannes Lions.