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. Her breadth of experience spans three key industries: Financial Services, Communications and Healthcare. She has held senior leadership roles in strategy, marketing, planning and board leadership. Mayers has successfully integrated traditional business strategy, multicultural expertise and insights to provide value-driven, innovative solutions.
As principal of Inspiration Zone she consults to organizations and individuals to identify opportunities to increase revenue and drive engagement. Her clients include her former employer, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (BCBSMA). 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 health care. 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.
A passionate leader, 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 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 leadership and networking topics.
Mayers is an alumna of Simmons Graduate School of Management where she earned her MBA and Northeastern University where she received her BS in Marketing.