Julie Walsh Smith

Acting CEO at Complexly

Julie Walsh Smith is the Acting CEO at Complexly, the production studio behind some of the world’s top educational YouTube channels. She graduated from UM with a BA in Psychology, and has worked in nonprofit and business operations for 12 years. In that time, she has also served on the boards of the Zootown Arts Community Center and the Foundation to Decrease World Suck. As Complexly's COO for 7 years, she led the educational media studio through a doubling of headcount and revenue, and establishment of new business and partnerships, including WNYC Studios, PBS, and Arizona State University. She's now leading the organization through a period of change and growth as Acting CEO.

4:00 - 5:00 PM Panel


Business Growth into the Future

Our expert panelists will share their insights on the latest trends and strategies for driving growth in the ever-changing business landscape. This is a great opportunity to learn from industry leaders and network with other professionals.

4.00 - 7:00PM Networking



Access a sneak preview of Beast Your Biz! the evening before with this networking event to kick-off the conference. We will have music, complimentary appetizers and a no-host bar while you mingle with speakers, panelists, sponsors and fellow attendees. This is a fabulous way to make personal contacts with entrepreneurs to help guide you on your way to success!