In the first episode of the Julie Laughton Living podcast, Julie shares about her childhood, education, and early career in New York City and California. She talks about the challenges she faced when starting her own business and offers advice to those who are just starting out. Julie also discusses the topic of women in construction while sharing her experiences as a woman in a male-dominated industry. Finally, Julie offers advice to those interested in getting into the construction business and talks about her desire to leave a legacy and share her knowledge with others.
ABOUT JULIE LAUGHTON: Julie’s passion is to build custom dream homes with timeless designs that match every client’s style and needs. She has been in the Design Build business for over thirty years. As a designer and general contractor, she oversees and executes all facets of the blueprints and build from conception to completion while providing a collaborative and stress-free process for each client. Julie has completed over 1,000 remodels and custom homes along the affluent coastal communities of Orange and LA County, Laguna Beach and Newport Beach as well as significant projects in Beverly Hills, Hollywood and Pasadena.