Preparing up-and-coming markets for the next wave of economic growth is a process that The Huls Group can enter at any stage. We bring insight and experience from other markets and act as internal agents of change in a confidential or transparent setting to provide:
Julie understands first hand that economic transformation is a process. Her unique experience makes her a natural leader for cities seeking to reframe how their economy is perceived. Through demonstrating the existing role of technology and quantifying the opportunity for growth, The Huls Group works to organize public and private interests to orient the region towards success.
As a key organizer and leader in the transformation that lead to the explosive growth of Austin’s tech economy, Julie Huls helped develop strategies that can guide a city beyond its traditional business model to become a powerhouse economy intent on growth, success and transformation.
In any market, success requires strategic action and astute business leaders willing to make tough decisions. Julie Huls acted as an anchor for Austin’s regional development, rallying and uniting disparate institutions and stakeholders. Her business prowess and keen awareness of Austin’s changing landscape helped to align assets within the three most important categories in a tech-ecosystem: talent, capital and culture; the result of which is a vibrant and sustainable ecosystem.
The Huls Group works with leaders around the country who seek to turn their cities into regional innovation driven economies. We work with private enterprise leaders from traditional industries, economic development organizations, and technology companies looking to implement change at a faster pace than government will allow.
We mobilize business councils and associations aiming to drive market or regional cooperation and coach leaders on how to effectively serve as the voice of business for growth.
We implement proven strategies that position cities at the forefront of the innovation economy, bringing growth in knowledge based jobs and ultimately, greater prosperity for all.