CEO & Founder

Megan Cunningham

An award-winning author, producer, director, and media executive, Megan has taught at top film schools and worked at PBS, HBO, and MTV.

Megan is an award-winning author, producer, speaker, and media entrepreneur who pioneered the use of data and storytelling to drive impact. As the founder of Magnet, she has been at the forefront of the brand storytelling movement for 20 years. Her mission is to tell stories that matter so that we live in a more empathetic, just, and transparent world.

Megan and her team work with a global community of storytellers from diverse backgrounds to bring stories to life for innovative brands like Google, Adobe, Chase, Microsoft, LinkedIn, Airbnb, Goldman Sachs, Complex, Chief, Greenhouse, YouTube, PBS, and others.

As a studio, Magnet uses strategy, storytelling, and data to drive measurable outcomes for fast-moving brands, startups and organizations.

Megan lives with her husband and son in New York's East Village. She is happiest when biking around the city with family, working on an edit with her favorite creative collaborators, or losing herself in a new book or film.


What can we do for you? A lot.

We tell stories that matter, no matter the medium. Our THINK/MAKE/REACH approach to content combines actionable insights, world-class talent, and scale to make your message heard.


Our team will audit, analyze, plan, and measure your content to reach your target audience and goals. And once we do, we can help you pivot and stretch your strategy to achieve a lasting brand narrative.

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Video & Photography

For twenty years we've specialized in documentary filmmaking and photojournalism. Our talent includes globally recognized filmmakers and artists.

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We've produced award-winning, multi-season series for both Fortune 500 clients and fast-moving startups. Our team can craft a professional show bible, source talent to host or feature, and develop a promotion plan to reach devoted listeners.

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In person, virtual, or hybrid—our expert events team will engage your community and amplify your presence in a memorable way. We specialize in helping clients utilize the latest technologies for memorable, story-driven experiences.

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Social & Influencer Content

Our unique social campaigns stand out–both in engagement metrics and meaningful brand sentiment and awareness.

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IPO Storytelling

Magnet creates top-tier IPO Roadshow Films and creative assets for companies going public, collaborating closely with clients, their bankers, and the listing exchange to convey brands' stories, ensuring successful offerings with powerful narratives.

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500 7th Ave, New York, NY 10018

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