CJ Follini

CEO, Imminent

CJ is a serial entrepreneur and award-winning media producer with a passion for technology that transforms our productivity and workplace culture. CJ's latest business - IMMINENT - has created the only holistic employee engagement operating system in existence. IMMINENT's  big idea for workforce engagement Interweaves social impact into the workplace enabling organizations to connect with causes and their community. IMMINENT believes your employees are your first customers and the most authentic brand ambassadors. So it is our mission to create technology and content that harnesses employees' passion for doing good and help them share their stories. Because happy employees = happy customers. Giving + Habitat + Wellbeing + Social = Inspired™

His past endeavors include several years as CEO of Gun For Hire Digital Studios where he conceived, designed and built 450,000 square feet of digital media studios throughout North America winning the 1998 CRAINSNY Small Business Award for their success. These studios provided a comprehensive range of production, editorial, post-production services as well as being one of the very first digital media and incubators in New York‘s history as a technology hub. In this capacity, CJ worked with A-list talent such as: Billy Bob Thornton, Laurence Fishburne, Laura Linney, Mark Ruffalo, Clive Owen, Mercedes Ruehl, Kenneth Lonergan, Tom Noonan, Owen Wilson and Sheryl Crow. 

CJ currently serves as either Chairman or as a Director on the Boards of several arts institutions and philanthropies.