Julian Orbon

Board Member

Julian is a marketing professional with a successful 30-year track record in advertising, custom publishing, integrated marketing, business development and strategic planning. Julian was born in Havana, Cuba, and has lived in Mexico City and New York. An avid patron of the arts, Julian attended his first concert at the age of 3 -- introduced to classical music by his father, Cuban composer Julian Orbon, who counted among his friends Aaron Copland, Leonard Bernstein, Heitor Villa-Lobos, Carlos Chavez and many other wonderful musicians.

Julian has held Senior Management positions at Source Media, Wax Custom Communications, American Express Publishing, Conde Nast Publications, and Meredith Integrated Marketing, and has also worked as a consultant to clients and advertising agencies. He developed successful marketing programs for a number of clients including AT&T, ADP, The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism, the Bank of China, Boston Private Bank, Carnival Cruise Lines, ConAgra Foods, Hawaiian Airlines, The Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau, Kodak, Puroast Coffee, and many others.

Julian is a graduate of Fordham University, with postgraduate studies in marketing and advertising at New York University. Julian resides in Miami Beach.

Board Member Affiliation: 
South Beach Chamber Ensemble Board