Brain Trust Member
Founder, creative director, and CEO, Wondros
A prolific Director, immersive storyteller, and visionary problem-solver, as the Founder/CEO of Wondros, Jesse Dylan acts in service of ideas that change the world. Committed to his passions and dedicated to creating thoughtful, engaging content, he is the driving force behind Wondros’ mission to break barriers and generate large-scale impact via the projects and campaigns the company produces.
As the mastermind behind some of the most successful campaigns in commercial television, print and interactive advertising, Jesse has dedicated his career to telling the stories of some of the world’s most innovative individuals and organizations, including George Soros and the Open Society Foundations, American Express, IBM, The Clinton Global Initiative, XPrize Foundation, MD Anderson Cancer Center, the Council on Foreign Relations, the MIT Media Lab, The Columbia School for Journalism, The Getty, Stand Up to Cancer, The Guggenheim, Harvard Medical School, and TED.
Jesse has been lauded for his contributions as a thought leader to the international scientific and medical communities, particularly for his support of rare and orphan condition research. He contributes to several organizations devoted to scientific exploration and democratizing knowledge. He is an active member of the Council of Foreign Relations, the MIT Media Lab, and TED, for which he creates marketing materials and short films in support of TED Prize winners.
Jesse’s widespread portfolio includes music videos and live events for a diverse list of music artists including: John Legend, The Black Keys, Joss Stone, and Dave Stewart. His collaboration with Will.i.am on the “Yes, We Can” music video continues to be a highlight of his varied career.