About

Max Stossel is an award winning poet + filmmaker, and one of the leaders of the Center for Humane Technology, a movement to realign technology with humanity's best interests. His performances across four continents, from Lincoln Center in NY to the Hordern Pavilion in Sydney, have been described as mind expanding, profound, emotive, and hilarious all at once. His work has been translated to fourteen languages, won multiple film festivals, consistently goes viral, and has influenced the way digital media organizations tell their stories.

Before entering the worlds of poetry, film & digital activism, Max was a media strategist with an extensive background in social. He ran social for Budweiser, where he drove a 3,400% increase in average engagement, before being trained by Gary Vaynerchuk and creating social strategies for Dove and several other major multinational brands. He has written on the subject for Quartz and The Huffington Post.

The merging of these fields allows Max to provide a fascinating perspective on modern content and culture. He is currently performing, speaking at schools, corporations, & events, and helping select brands tell their stories in his style via video.

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Thought Leadership

  QUARTZ: How Will Facebook Use Our Emotional Data? - A Reaction to Reactions   When Facebook swapped out the "Like" for a slew of other emotional options, Quartz reached out to Max for his take on how that shift would impact society.

QUARTZ: How Will Facebook Use Our Emotional Data? - A Reaction to Reactions

When Facebook swapped out the "Like" for a slew of other emotional options, Quartz reached out to Max for his take on how that shift would impact society.

  THE HUFFINGTON POST: Social Media Sells Stuff... If You Use Your Ears   When Max wrote this article in 2013, many small businesses were just beginning to use social media and struggling to understand how it could affect their bottom lines. Max wrote this straight forward step-by-step guide to selling products on social media to illustrate its value to then social-media-skeptics.

THE HUFFINGTON POST: Social Media Sells Stuff... If You Use Your Ears

When Max wrote this article in 2013, many small businesses were just beginning to use social media and struggling to understand how it could affect their bottom lines. Max wrote this straight forward step-by-step guide to selling products on social media to illustrate its value to then social-media-skeptics.