Julien Smith is the CEO and founder of Breather, the world’s leading provider of space-as-a-service. Since founding the company in 2013, Julien has led its operation from hiring world-class talent and directing strategy to sourcing locations and building partnerships across Breather’s 10 global markets including New York, San Francisco, LA, Chicago, Montreal, and London.
Apart from his role as a CEO, Julien is a New York Times bestselling author of three books: Trust Agents, The Impact Equation, and The Flinch.
Historically, Julien has been a sought-after technology and marketing consultant having spoken at some of the largest corporations in the world including Google, Microsoft, American Express, and Heineken. His work has also appeared in Cosmopolitan, GQ, CNN, and a host of other publications.