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Julie McGann
Founder and CEO
Unicorn and Co
WHAT DO YOU DO?

I run a tech company. We provide digital wellness solutions to businesses. We help businesses become serious about wellbeing and mental health at work by connecting them with top wellness experts using technology. We provide wellness eduction on topics like sleep, stress management, resilience, happiness, mindfulness and nutrition.

WHAT SKILLS DO YOU USE MOST IN YOUR JOB?
  • Communication skills
  • Strategic vision
  • Creative media skills
  • Sales and planning
  • Organisational
WHAT'S THE MOST INTERESTING THING YOU'VE WORKED ON IN YOUR CAREER SO FAR?

Building a Digital Workplace Wellness platform with a team of professionals. Deciding on a brand identity, our vision and mission, customer journey and customer impact.

WHAT'S YOUR EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND?

I have Degree in Economics and Masters in Human Resources.

WHAT INSPIRED YOU TO GO INTO DIGITAL & TECH?

Technology is a great tool to amplify important messages and foster communication and collaboration. I was excited about using tech in education industry and the potential it brings to the workplace wellbeing. I am passionate about using Tech for Good and ethical technology.

WHAT ADVICE WOULD YOU GIVE TO GIRLS THINKING ABOUT A CAREER IN DIGITAL AND TECH?

Never put yourself in a box. You don't have to be a software engineer to run or work in a tech business. What you need is vision and passion for using technology to spread your message and achieve your goals.


I AM...
CREATIVE
PASSIONATE
RESILIENT