Justine is recognised as an expert on publishing in the digital age and in 2012 she founded Byte The Book. The Byte The Book network helps their members make useful connections within the book industry and other allied industries and enables members to understand their publishing options and become more literate in the business of books. As part of the network she organised hundreds of thought leadership discussions and workshops for the publishing industry, online, in London, at universities and at international conferences and book fairs around the world.
Justine also consults to various technology companies operating in the media sector on business development, content acquisition and strategic partnerships, and has built up an enormous network of authors, publishers, technologists and investors working in this space.
Prior to Byte The Book, Justine worked for nine years at Softwire,a bespoke software development house, and ran their business development team, her clients included The BBC, Penguin Random House, Cambridge University Press, Lonely Planet, Microsoft and The Telegraph Media Group. Justine is also a published author of short stories.