John O’Connor

Chief Technology Officer

headshot_JohnAs CTO of CMI, John has overall responsibility for CMI’s state of the art infrastructure, spanning multiple generations of Post production technology. John is intimately involved with all operational aspects of CMI’s digital production workflows and constantly exploring ways to drive CMI forward through technical innovation to drive efficiency while preserving exacting quality standards. John has extensive industry experience with seventeen years of work for many of New York City’s top production houses doing audio recording, mixing, facility project and support engineering, online video editing and compositing and more. In 1989, John received the Primetime Emmy Award for “Outstanding Achievement in Visual Effects” which he shared with director Zbigniew Rybczyński.

John is an aspiring golfer, avid sailor, seasonal organic gardener and loves going to the movies!