Gene Lim’s reputation and extensive background in business development, sales, marketing, advertising, branding, packaging, creative, storytelling and ability to forge strategic partnerships spans nearly 25 years. As founder and CEO of the creative agency MAV12, he works within the corporate and entertainment fields building brands and businesses through strategy, film, tv, video production, digital, mobile, social media, distribution, celebrity/influencer outreach while leveraging proprietary algorithms and green screen technologies. Gene has worked with such prominent and diverse Fortune 500 clients such as Disney, DreamWorks, 20th Century Fox, Sony, Universal Pictures, Paramount, Mercedes Benz, Toyota, AT&T, SAP and Microsoft to name a few.
On the philanthropic side, Gene served as Global Chairman of the Strategic Alliances Committee for the Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO), a global entity of entrepreneurs in over 57 countries, raising millions of dollars, forging relationships with UN, G20, B20, NYSE, the White House, State Department, WSJ, Financial Times, INC, Entrepreneur, Fortune 500 companies, foundations and universities. Gene helped create and launch NYSE Big Startup with EO to bring together the world’s most recognized companies and business leaders to engage with EO’s fast growth entrepreneurs. He also represents the U.S. on the G20 YEA (Young Entrepreneurs’ Alliance), a global network of industrialized and developing nations championing the cause of entrepreneurship and world economic development.