Judi Virgulak, Founder and President
Judi is a recognized leader and entrepreneur in the marketing industry, possessing over 19 years’ worth of experience in both the traditional and online facets. She is founder and president of JumarMarketing, LLC, a full-service marketing company specializing in strategy, branding, public relations, advertising, web design and development, social media and search engine marketing. Located in Norwalk, CT, the firm serves a wide array of industries spanning the East coast.
Prior to starting JumarMarketing, LLC, Judi spent 12 years at Reed Exhibitions, the world’s leading organizer of trade shows and consumer events, a division of Reed Elsevier and sister company to LexisNexis. There she oversaw internet and printed directory initiatives for 50 events and 61 websites. Strategizing against the breadth of Reed’s brands and industries, Judi delivered solutions that followed best practices and also delivered on customers’ needs and expectations.
Following her successful tenure at Reed, Judi was invited to join a leading medical practice management company where she oversaw the strategy, requirements and launch of their online business model—ultimately evolving and expanding their business.
As a seasoned speaker, Judi is regularly invited to deliver addresses at industry events and conferences. She has also contributed to several articles on varied topics in the marketing industry. Judi also sits on the advisory board of Ascencia Partners, LLC, a private equity firm located in Stamford, CT, that invests its strategic, managerial, financial, and legal expertise in private companies to stimulate growth and build value.
Judi has been the recipient of numerous business and internet awards including, the Culture of Service Award; Global Marketing Award: Best Website and The Delta Award.