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 United Technologies studying a potential spinoff of some of its business segments.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports as SpaceX launches a Falcon 9 rock carrying multiple satellites, including some to test the company's satellite-based broadband efforts.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on Vice President Mike Pence addressing the National Space Council about privatizing the space race.
CNBC’s Morgan Brennan reports on hotel mogul Robert Bigelow launching a new venture that will sell and manage space habitats.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on General Electric reportedly looking into selling its industrial gas engine and overseas lighting businesses.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on the quarterly earnings for Sleep Number.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on the quarterly earnings for TrueCar.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan on a report by Birinyi Associates that a record number of companies have announced buybacks.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan highlights comments from Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg about his company's efforts in the space race against Elon Musk's SpaceX.