Julie Grosse

Julie currently works from home creating marketing strategies and product designs for technology companies. The only employee who reports to her there is her cat. 

Age: 51

Twitter: @juliegrosse

Web Site: www.juliegrosse.com

What I Do, Job-wise: Create marketing strategy and product design for technology start-ups.

What I Do, Fun-wise: Write about women and work, from seasonal employees at an Oklahoma City call center to seventy-year-old cooking demonstrators at Sam’s Club. Also, sign up for social media accounts that I never remember to use (see Twitter, above).

My Motto: Good enough never is. 

My Anti-Motto: Over the hill.

The First Movie Star I Ever Had A Crush On: Robert Redford in “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.”

My “Celebs to Make Out With” List: Bill Gates.

The Most Played Song On My Record Player: Henri Dutilleux’s “Tout un monde lointain…” with Mstislav Rostropovich as soloist.

Last Book I Read Without Skimming Any Parts: Honestly? Lemony Snicket.

My Most Worn Item of Clothing: Sneakers. 

Beauty Products That I Hoard: Hard Candy Glamouflage heavy duty under-eye concealer.

I Smell Like: Chanel No. 5 and bacon.

I Have Faked An Orgasm (Yes/No): Let’s just say I’ve had my share of theatrical training.