A well-rounded business executive and networking expert, Juliette Mayers delivers measurable results for organizations, communities and individuals.
Mayers is President and CEO of Inspiration Zone LLC (IZL), a firm specializing in multicultural consulting, brand management and thought leadership. Mayers has successfully integrated traditional business strategy, multicultural expertise and insights to provide value-driven, innovative solutions that position brands for success in the global marketplace.
As principal of Inspiration Zone she serves as a strategic advisor to identify opportunities for increasing revenue and for driving engagement. Prior to launching IZL, Mayers was a marketing executive at BCBSMA where she led multicultural marketing and spearheaded the company’s strategy and employer programs to address racial and ethnic disparities in healthcare. Mayers also created and led Blue Cross Blue Shield’s award-winning Multicultural Ambassadors program, an engagement and business initiative with over 90% engagement scores annually. Her breadth of experience spans three key industries and included leadership roles in strategy, diversity and marketing at GE Capital, The Ad Club Foundation and Bank of Boston (now Bank of America).
Mayers serves on the boards of Eastern Bank, U.S. Small Business Federal Advisory Board, Massachusetts Workforce Investment Board and The Boston Club’s Board of Directors. She is emeritus Board President of Action for Boston Community Development (ABCD), a $150 million anti-poverty organization and the largest community action agency in the country.
Throughout her stellar career, Mayers’ body of work has received national acclaim. Recent awards include The Boston Business Journal’s leadership award for Multicultural Marketing, the Hispanic-American Chambers’ Small Business Champion award, Diversity Journal’s Women Worth Watching award, The Sojourner Truth Business Leadership Award and The Girl Scouts of Eastern MA Leading Women’s Award.
Mayers is the author of The Guide to Strategic Networking: Dream. Plan. Create. Achieve. and A Black Woman’s Guide to Networking, Advance Your Career. Grow Your Business! which was featured in a variety of media outlets including, WHDH, WCVB-TV, CBS, The Boston Globe, Harlem World and Exhale Magazine. She is a sought-after speaker on a variety of topics including leadership, strategic networking, diversity and business strategy.
Mayers is an alumna of Simmons School of Management where she earned her MBA and Northeastern University where she received her BS in Marketing. To learn more visit www.inspirationzoneLLC.com and follow @jcmayers