Johnston

Julia Johnston

Chief Operating Officer at Skills.com

Ms. Johnston is the Co-Founder and Chief Operating officer of Skills.com. Prior to this, Ms. Johnston was Vice-President and Practice Lead with National Public Relations Inc., the largest communications firm in Canada.In 2007, Ms. Johnston co-founded and was the Chief Executive Officer of mEgo Inc., a software development company based in California. Prior to this Ms. Johnston was Senior Vice-President Business Development of PCCW Inc., the dominant telecommunications company in Hong Kong, where her focus was on business and strategy development, investor and government relations and mergers and acquisitions. Ms. Johnston holds a Bachelor of Arts (Economics) from Princeton University and a Bachelor of Law from the University of Toronto. She articled with the law firm McCarthy Tetrault LLP and was called to the Bar of Ontario in 1999.