As our CEO, Megan sets the vision for the company, attracts the best talent in the industry, drives creative innovation to the next level, and works with Magnet's top clients and partners. When she manages to escape the office, Megan can be found climbing a glacier, running the dunes of Montauk, skiing off a cliff, dancing her butt off, or canoeing across the Boundary Waters with friends and family.
I worked in broadcast television and independent film production and uncovered a lot of curiosity and frustration with the underlying technology that was hindering innovation in the industry. So I took a brief hiatus in the late ’90s from the production world and worked for a tech startup company as employee number two. We grew really quickly to 40 people in the first year and a half. That tech company was serving the entertainment industry, so I gained a window into some of the challenges and opportunities with the intersection of tech and media. In 2000, I launched Magnet Media, initially to help tech marketers use video and storytelling to reach their consumers. And our first client was Apple.
Right now? New York City.
I can’t answer that question! That’s too hard, way too hard. I’ll get back to you on that.
I cut off all my hair in college. There is no photo evidence.
Exploring Asia and Africa – and/or any local action sports adventures.