This Ghanaian American Went From Dancing in LA to Agency Talent Acquisition in Boston

Julianna Akuamoah started in management to finance her passion, but it led to a fervor for leadership

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Julianna Akuamoah is the chief talent officer at Arnold + Havas Media Boston. Arnold + Havas Media Boston

As a creative and as a Black woman in marketing, Akuamoah’s journey back-and-forth across the country (twice) was anything but traditional. But being fearless helped her make bold personal and professional moves.

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This story first appeared in the Aug. 31, 2020, issue of Adweek magazine. Click here to subscribe.
@monicroqueta Mónica is a breaking news reporter at Adweek.