Build the future
with better storytelling

Inspire & Influence Change

Storied works with heads of product and design that are transforming business and the world.

our clients

American Express
Michael Margolis

Why Story?

Storytelling is one of the most important skills for the future. Story determines everything. Whether executives sponsor, employees engage, and investors invest.

Who We Are

Storied is a storytelling and culture-making company. Since 2002, we’ve helped leaders innovate against their biggest bets and toughest assignments.

Read Our Storytelling Manifesto
15 Storytelling Axioms for Selling the Future and Creating Culture
Janis Fratamico, Bloomberg

"There was an ‘aha’ moment for every attendee! Storied helped us improve the value propositions we use to speak to our client’s unique needs and desires. Our senior sales leaders gave the day top ratings and left with immediate skills they can use."

Janis Fratamico
Former Global Head of Relationship Marketing
Rick Farman

"Storied helped us clarify our core story as we dramatically scaled our music festivals: Bonnaroo and Outside Lands, and our award-winning agency. They led partner retreats, company offsites, and breakthrough strategies to align around a new story. Storied has made a lasting impact on our leadership and culture."

Rick Farman
David Spinks, CMX

"Michael was an absolute hit at CMX Summit, getting the highest ratings amongst 40 speakers. Full of storytelling, specific advice and models our attendees could apply immediately. The kind of keynote conference organizers dream about."

David Spinks
CEO and Founder

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Fast Company

Let's Work Together

Our specialty is how to tell the story of disruptive innovation. From strategic positioning and messaging to supporting massive change and transformation.

Executive Communications

Get sponsorship. Ace your Quarterly Business Review. Humanize data. Bring the product roadmap to life. Tell a big-picture story that inspires and influences at the highest levels.

Narrative Thinking

Build storytelling as a capability. Learn how to talk about your most innovative and disruptive initiatives. Turn your product and design leaders into master communicators.

Storied Training
Michael Margolis Keynote

Ignite Inspiration

The ultimate kick-off to your big event. Provocative and inspiring. Change how your audience thinks and sees the world. Unlock possibilities to a bigger future. Through the power of disruptive storytelling.

High-Growth Ventures

Build and scale your startup with the Storied playbook. Our new venture lab includes the world’s first luxury chocolate subscription & social club, Choco Libre, going live in early 2019. Storytelling never tasted better. 

Storied Workshops
Public Workshops

Learn our 3-step storytelling methodology. Built for the story of disruptive innovation. In partnership with InVision and other design education leaders. 

Story 10x

Our next big book. An original guide on storytelling for product, design, and innovation. Release date: Fall 2019.

Michael Margolis