Julie Atenda - Visionary Leader Driving Sustainability and Women Empowerment
Are you seeking a transformative leader who combines a passion for sustainability with a proven track record in digital marketing, branding, and business development? Look no further than Julie Atenda, a dynamic entrepreneur and consultant with a wealth of international experience.
With a BBA, a Master’s in Business Intelligence, and a Master’s in Marketing Strategy, Julie possesses a unique blend of analytical and creative skills that have propelled her to success. Throughout her illustrious career, she has held influential roles as a director of sales and marketing operations and digital marketing expert, driving impressive results through innovative and data-driven strategies.
However, Julie’s true calling lies in her commitment to fashion sustainability. As the founder of Fashion Consulting Network (FCN) and JAANTE, a pioneering fashion showroom, she has been a trailblazer in promoting ethical and sustainable practices within the fashion industry since 2015.
Her relentless dedication to showcasing slow fashion brands and championing eco-friendly initiatives has been instrumental in driving positive change and reshaping the industry’s landscape.
In 2022, Julie unveiled her latest venture, ALALELA, an eco-luxury home fragrance company that celebrates the craftsmanship of Grasse’s luxury perfumery while prioritizing sustainability. Through ALALELA, Julie combines her passion for luxury with a deep-rooted commitment to preserving the environment, offering exquisite fragrances that leave a lasting impact.
Julie’s entrepreneurial journey also led her to establish the GMKM Entrepreneur African Women’s Sorority, a powerful social impact project that empowers African women in business and entrepreneurship. Through mentorship, coaching, and unwavering support, GMKM enables African women to unlock their full potential, fostering a thriving community of change-makers.
With Julie’s visionary leadership and unwavering commitment to sustainability and empowerment, she has become a beacon of inspiration within the business world. Her ability to seamlessly merge business acumen with social and environmental responsibility sets her apart as a true pioneer and visionary.
Julie Atenda is a transformative force, igniting change, and leaving an indelible mark on the path of sustainability and empowerment. Her dedication to ethical practices, combined with her vast expertise, positions her as a catalyst for positive transformation within the fashion industry and beyond. As a member of GMKM, you have the privilege of being part of Julie’s journey toward a more sustainable, inclusive, and empowering future.
Together with Julie, let us forge a path of sustainability, entrepreneurship, and lasting impact.