Business Development Manager
Ms. Robbins joins PDSI as Business Development Manager with over 20 years of Architectural and Design industry experience. She is responsible for the development of company business initiatives, managing and improving the relationship process for prospects and existing clients, while facilitating strategic alliances for the business growth and promotion of PDSI.
Prior to her current role, Julie worked extensively in interior product sales and business development for a broad range of architecture and design market segments, including hospitality where she worked for Impact Specialties as the National A&D/Hotel Sales Manager. Her former companies are Ann Sacks Tile & Stone, Invista as an Antron Fiber Consultant, and Carrier Johnson. Key hotel brands she has assisted to develop product standards with her products are Extended Stay America Hotels ESA 2.0 prototype, Fairfield Inn’s Modern Calm prototype, and the Westin Gen 5 Guestroom prototype.
Ms. Robbins graduated from the University of Kentucky with a B.A. degree in Interior Design where she was a scholarship athlete in Springboard and Platform Diving. She is a member of NEWH and a board member of RDI. Julie is a sustaining member of the Junior League of Atlanta, and enjoys watching college football with her husband Rob.