“I wish I’d had that much talent and energy when I designed computers!”
— Steve Wozniak, cofounder, Apple
The chairman and CEO of Cobalt Industries, RJ Cobalt is a force of nature. A multidisciplinary polymath, her unique combination of left and right-brained thinking has been a steady fixture in the technology and media industries for over 15 years, both as an inventor and a strategist. Her lifelong work as a technologist spans the conceptualization, design, engineering and deployment of some of the truly ground-breaking and awe-inspiring uses of new technologies of the past decade. She and her innovations have been the recipient of dozens of awards and commendations from esteemed organizations including Cannes Lions, Business Insider, BizBash, the CLIO Awards, the Stevie Awards and more.
RJ’s distinct perspective is highly sought after by everyone from CEOs of Fortune 100 companies to the world’s top musical artists to pioneers of today's most prestigious enterprises. Blue-chip brands from Pepsi, CHANEL, 20th Century Fox, Wimbledon, Google, Cisco, P&G, Legendary Pictures, Unilever, Jaguar and beyond trust her to solve their hardest innovation challenges. Medialets, a company she co-founded in 2008, was sold to WPP, the world’s largest marketing communications conglomerate.