Morgan Brennan is a general assignment reporter for CNBC, based at the network's global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J. She joined the network in December 2013 and covers a variety of sectors, including manufacturing, defense and space, transportation, infrastructure and insurance.
Prior to joining CNBC, Brennan was a staff writer and reporter for Forbes Media where she reported for Forbes Magazine, ForbesLife Magazine and Forbes.com, most recently covering real estate. She began her career at Forbes in 2009, holding several positions including anchor/reporter and producer for the Forbes Video Network, covering a wide range of business and finance topics.
Previously, Brennan was a regular guest on a variety of networks discussing business and economic stories and also interned at Newsweek International, where she was a fact-checker and contributing writer.
Brennan has interviewed billionaires, heads of state, thought leaders and chief executives of multibillion-dollar corporations and her profile story on Equity Group Investments chairman Sam Zell was one of five magazine covers featured on the 2013 Forbes 400 issue.
Brennan graduated summa cum laude from New York University, majoring in Social Science with a double concentration in Anthropology and Media Studies.
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CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on highlights from CNBC's interview with General Electric CEO John Flannery about their weak earnings report and the future of the company.
General Electric CEO John Flannery is considering every cost-cutting measure, putting scrutiny on his predecessor Jeff Immelt.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on former General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt under fire for using an extra jet on some trips for a backup.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on Equifax looking into another hack on their help page used for consumers who were affected by previous massive hack.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on AIG releasing catastrophe loss estimates following recent hurricanes.
The conglomerate gave a board seat to activist Trian Partners, but what really surprised people was the departure of the CFO.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on General Electric shares sinking after the company's CEO announces more leadership changes.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan and Eamon Javers report on the first meeting of the Nation Space Council with aerospace and defense executives.