About Tom Julian

  • Educated at Eastern Washington University- Pre-Law/Economics 1983
  • Awarded Internship from Eastern Washington University under Ken Eikenberry, Washington State Attorney General, 1981
  • Brought Better Homes & Gardens into the Daytime Programming Business starting with the 7 Station Network. Created Cross Promotional Advertising with magazine and with cable television.
  • Partnered with Better Homes & Gardens Magazine  to develop “The Home Show” and developed taking their articles into home video which would eventually become the concept for HGTV
  • Partnered with Michael King of King World and pitched “The Home Show” to ABC as a package with the show King World was distributing called “Oprah”
  • Cross Promotional Clients for Better Homes and Garden and the Home Show included, but were not limited to:
  1. Clorox
  2. Sears
  3. Hershey’s
  4. Armstrong Floors
  5. General Mills
  6. Kodak
  • Executive Produced a Nationally Syndicated Special hosted by Mary Hart and starring George Burns.
  • Newspaper, Television and Periodicals that have covered my work:
  1. People Magazine
  2. USA Today
  3. Entertainment Tonight
  • Public Relation Firms that I have worked with:
  1. Rogers and Cowan
  2. Lee Solters
  • Spent over 15 years working with corporations such as Apple, Motorola, Sun Microsystems, VeriFone, Callaway Golf, Johnson and Johnson and many more creating “retail ready” packaging for the product lines. Combined business…over $29,000,000.
  • Nominated, “Entrepreneur of the Year” 1996, by Orange County Business Journal