Jesse Israel

Jesse Israel
Founder
The Big Quiet

Jesse is a community builder with a passion for creating experiences that deepen human connection. He's the founder of The Big Quiet, a mass meditation series that hosts large-scale moments of culture and wellbeing at landmarks like Central Park and at the top of World Trade Center. He’s also the creator of Medi Club, a purpose-driven community of thousands of people that come together to meditate and have real-talk conversations. Jesse speaks at and has led mass meditations at Fortune 500 companies like Google, Marriott and General Mills. From 2005-2014, Jesse was a co-founder at Cantora, a record label turned venture fund responsible for signing the band MGMT, advising The Wu Tang Clan's GZA and developing projects with Frank Sinatra Enterprises. Jesse’s work has been covered by The New York Times, Fast Company, Vogue and ABC News.