Every summer, the Magnet team welcomes a handful of talented interns to our West 27th studio. With projects at so many different stages at once, they get to experience it all – being thrown into work throughout the pipeline.
This year, we’re thrilled to have been given the opportunity to work with four smart, motivated, and dynamic collegiate students that continue to add tremendous value to our company’s work and culture.
They’re also pretty cool – We Know You’ll Think So TooRead More
Attention via Experience: March 2018 Executive Dinner
At Magnet Media, we embrace the opportunity to expose our clients to the newest, most innovative products and trends in the digital and tech space. On March 22, we hosted this years first quarterly executive dinner, themed ‘Attention via Experience’. More than forty clients, friends, and guests attended the ultimate dinner ‘experience’, and with ubiquitous excitement, explored the world of Virtual Reality.Read More
Who’s New At Magnet
It’s been a while since we’ve last shared what’s been going on over at 122 west 27th, and there’s so much we’re eager to fill you in on! In early 2018, we were delighted to welcome both Michelle Cast and Matthew Sussberg to the Magnet family. Both Michelle and Matthew have stellar backgrounds – Michelle in the video production side of editorial, and Matthew as Chief Revenue Officer for a number of online editorial platforms. In their new roles, Michelle has stepped in as Director of Production and Matthew as Executive Vice President of Sales and Head of Growth. Cool jobs? Cooler people.Read More
SXSW In Review: Creating Content for a Multi-Platform Universe
As a first timer at SxSW I wasn’t too sure what to expect when I arrived in Austin. Surprisingly enough, I found a lot of very well-respected innovators in both the digital media and tech industries addressing the same concerns many brands and media companies are experiencing today.
At most panels I attended and conversations I had with peers, it seemed as if multi-platform content distribution was the overarching topic of discussion; More specifically, Snapchat was on everyone’s mind. The fact that there is a platform out there that is delivering 8 billion video views a day and is almost exclusively reaching generation z and y is game-changing for the digital media industry.Read More
VidCon 2015: Top 10 Online Video Influencer Trends
VidCon began just 5 years ago and hosted a respectable but small crowd of 1,400 attendees. By the time the Anaheim Convention Center opened its doors for this year’s conference, that total had grown to 18,000 attendees, many of them enthusiastic fans of the headlining online video creators. The conference is, in large part, designed for these fans, to provide them […]Read More
Thanks for coming to Spring Cocktails w/ Magnet [Photos]
Last Thursday, we enjoyed a night of drinks and catching up with clients and colleagues. Thanks to all who came out to celebrate spring and the launch of our Premium Content Distribution Network.** Check out a brief slideshow of images here — and we hope to see you at another event in our office soon! ** A […]Read More
Content Chaos: Navigating the Path to Engagement [Interview with Andy Seibert]
Each year, The Content Council produces an event geared toward C-level executives that focuses on the latest trends, content strategies, research, case studies, and more. This year’s conference is to be held right here in New York City, from March 22-24 at the Gansevoort. Our CEO Megan Cunningham will moderate a panel during Monday’s packed schedule (see the full […]Read More
#DearMe: The Women of Magnet Media Celebrate International Women’s Day [VIDEO]
International Women’s Day is coming up on Sunday, and is dual part call-to-action and celebration. By definition, it’s “a global day celebrating the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future.” That future part is key, because it’s a day of looking back, but also one of thinking ahead and moving forward. This […]Read More
Kino MacGregor Takes a Yogi’s Tour of SF in New Series ‘Stop Drop & Yoga’
Sometimes you just need to center yourself again. International yoga instructor, author, and YouTube/social media sensation Kino MacGregor demonstrates how to do just that in her new, original web series Stop Drop & Yoga, now available to stream on Scripps uLive. Part travel series, part yoga series, this first installment follows Kino as she travels around San Francisco, […]Read More
In the Magnet Media Production Studio: What’s Been Happening Lately?
Science labs for puppets, holiday sing-a-longs, branded beer Vines — it’s been a busy year in our in-office studio. We moved to our current location nearly two years ago now. Time’s passed quickly and has been filled with a variety of video projects we’re proud of — many of which were shot right here in studio. Within the past […]Read More