Morgan Brennan is co-anchor of CNBC's "Squawk Alley" (M-F, 11AM-12PM ET) broadcast live from the New York Stock Exchange. Previously, she was a general assignment reporter, based at CNBC's global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J. She joined the network in December 2013 and continues to cover a variety of sectors, including manufacturing, and defense and space.
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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This year more than 40 percent of all e-commerce purchases will be made on Amazon, according to eMarketer.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports Harley-Davidson is under fire from President Trump after announcing plans to move some production overseas to avoid new tariffs.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on Harley-Davidson's latest tariff moves.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan has the latest details on General Electric's plans to spin off its health unit and shed its stake in Baker Hughes.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan report on General Electric's path to reduce debt and become a standalone company.
Harley-Davidson says it will begin shifting some production overseas to offset the impact of retaliatory EU tariffs on certain U.S. goods.
CNBC’s @Work is a 3-part event examining the impact of new technology on human resources, IT and finance. The first event, Talent@Work, on June 20 explored how CHROs drive success by balancing the needs of the workforce with the needs of the company.
The sweeping changes, if approved, could have a major impact on the short-term rental market.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on cities around the world trying to tackle the growing popularity of Airbnb and the short-term rental market.
CNBC’s Morgan Brennan reports on her investigation into the clash between cities’ restrictive rules and short-term Airbnb rentals that are illegal.