We tell brand stories that matter

The belief that authentic storytelling is the best and only way for brands to truly connect with their audience has always formed the core philosophy of our integrated creative agency.

It’s why we started doing what we do almost 20 years ago. Then, we knew storytelling worked because we were founded by an award-winning journalist and a publisher who made an art form out of constructing powerful narratives that connected with the masses. No clickbait required.

Today the way we tell brand stories has evolved in innovative and exciting ways. But no matter how the channels change, storytelling will still be the right thing to do. And the most meaningful place to start.

For some, it’s a new way of thinking. But for us, it’s who we’ve always been: Story.

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things we do

A Story Has Many Parts

We bring your brand story to life with our key capabilities that span multiple areas of expertise. Each one is integral to ensuring your brand and your audience is connected in the most seamless—and powerful—way possible.

A Story Has Many Parts
we’ve told stories for

our people

Our leadership is what shapes us an agency, but a love for what we do is what brings us together.

“We can be an agency of everything, but only by knowing one thing: how to find and tell your unique story.”

Kirk Cheyfitz
Chief Storytelling Officer, co-CEO

“Story is not jumping on the brand storytelling bandwagon. We actually started this revolution.”

Simon Kelly
Chief Enthusiasm Officer, co-CEO

“You can’t be a storytelling agency without a rigorous process for finding a brand’s core story. Narrative strategy is the bedrock.”

Jacqueline Lieberman
Chief Strategy Officer

"We do our best work with clients who are as invested in the right outcome as we are. It takes two to create something that resonates."

Heidi Waldusky
Executive Creative Director

“We don’t just say ‘yes’ to clients. We aren’t afraid of the tough conversation required to make great work.”

Nicole Ogoff
Director of Client Services

“Tech doesn’t have to be complicated to have a huge impact on our lives. You have to find the elegant solution.”

Phoebe Reed
Director of Creative Technology

“Detailed planning, fantastic talent and a brave client are our story for success.”

Richard Coughlin
Director of Integrated Production

“You need agile, real-time storytelling. You can’t make communications today by using assembly processes from the past.”

Stephen Woodford
Executive Chairman, Story UK

We like to think of the rest of our storytellers as “unusual suspects.” Work with us, and you’ll find:

A PUBLISHED HAIKU POET • COMEDY WRITER FOR DAVID LETTERMAN • COMPETITIVE RACE WALKER • GIF ARTIST • HOLLYWOOD AGENT • PULITZER FINALIST FOR INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING • MARATHON CONQUERER • ALASKAN TOUR GUIDE • CHEESY GREETING-CARD WRITER • CREATOR/OWNER OF THE LARGEST WIKI FOR A KOREAN MUSIC VIDEOGAME FRANCHISE • BUTCHER • YOUTH SOCCER COACH • GOGO BOY • SIGN PAINTER • MIDDLE-SCHOOL ANNIE STAR • GUITARIST AND SONGWRITER • CHEESEMONGER • NFL SHOP CATALOG MODEL

Interested in being part of our team? Email careers@storyworldwide.com.