As Producer for the Skoll World Forum, Jill Ultan is responsible for the world’s premiere gathering of social entrepreneurs, thought leaders, grantees, policy makers and organizations who share a deep commitment to expand and support the field of social entrepreneurship.
Jill has spent almost her entire career conceptualizing and executing events. Starting early in her life as a private tour coordinator working with clients traveling to Africa, Asia and South America. Jill has since run her own business, worked in the private sector and with several non-profit and philanthropic organizations.
As a Senior Director at the world-renowned GMR Marketing LLC agency, Jill’s clientele included Visa Inc., where she produced and directed more than 70 events annually including events at venues such as the Super Bowl, Pro Bowl and the Kentucky Derby as well as multiple, C-Level and executive convenings. Jill received her undergraduate degree in Development Studies from UC Berkeley. Following Berkeley, she received a Masters in Business Administration from the Anderson School of Management at UCLA.