CheilJedang (CJ) was founded in 1953 specializing in food products. Since then it has grown into a global lifestyle brand with a business portfolio built around the four sectors - Food & Food Service, Bio & Pharma, Entertainment & Media, and Shopping & Logistics. With over 30,000 employees around the world, CJ promotes healthier, happier and convenient living through its many products and services. For more information, please visit www.cjamerica.com
CJ E&M America, an affiliate of CheilJedang (CJ) located in Los Angeles, opened in 2007 as an international branch of CJ E&M, Asia’s leading content and media company headquartered in Seoul, South Korea. It has been a key factor in the worldwide spread of Hallyu, also known as the Korean wave, and the overall promotion of Korean culture through the company’s “One Source, Multi-Content” strategy.
KCON, the first convention and music festival dedicated to “All Things Hallyu," is one of the many successful products of CJ E&M. With over 75,000 fans in attendance in 2015, KCON has exceeded all expectations. KCON is becoming a valuable platform for industry professionals to connect, create content, and expand the “Hallyu” community which celebrates all things Korean culture, including K-pop, K-drama, K-movie, K-beauty and more cultural content. Please visit our website for more detail: www.kconusa.com