An Emmy Award-Winning Director and Producer, Nick Nanton, Esq., produces media and branded content for top thought leaders and media personalities around the world.

Recognized as a leading expert on branding and storytelling, Nick has authored more than two dozen Best-Selling books (including The Wall Street Journal Best-Seller, StorySelling ) and produced and directed more than 60 documentaries, earning 22 Emmy Awards and 43 nominations. Nick speaks to audiences internationally on the topics of branding, entertainment, media, business and storytelling at major universities and events.

As the CEO of DNA Media, Nick oversees a portfolio of companies including: DNA Films, Astonish Entertainment, 11th Street Films, Abundance Studios, DNA (an international agency with more than 3,000 clients in 63 countries) and Ambitious.com. Nick is an award-winning director, producer and songwriter who has worked on everything from large scale events to television shows with the likes of Steve Forbes, Ivanka Trump, Sir Richard Branson, Larry King, Jack Nicklaus, Rudy Ruettiger (inspiration for the Hollywood Blockbuster, RUDY), Brian Tracy, Jack Canfield (The Secret, creator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul Series), and many more.

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Optimize Your Abilities With Adaptive Performance (Now to Next With World Record-Holder, Laura Penhaul)

February 23 2021

Tennis champ Naomi Osaka, long-distance cyclist Mark Beaumont, and the British Paralympic team all have one thing in common. Laura Penhaul oversaw the mental and physical preparation of these athletes.…
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Provide Value, Build an Empire (Now to Next With Brandon Steiner of CollectibleXchange and Steiner Sports)

February 17 2021

What can I do for customers that they cannot do for themselves? That’s the question Brandon Steiner kept asking. Brandon Steiner is an author, speaker, and founder of Steiner Sports,…
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How to Cultivate Relationships that Drive Business (Now to Next with John Ruhlin, author of “Giftology”)

February 10 2021

Your company has a financial plan, a sales plan, and a marketing plan, but does it have a relationship plan? John Ruhlin is the founder of the Ruhlin Group, a…
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The Power of Initiative (Now to Next with Hint Water’s CEO Kara Goldin)

February 1 2021

Kara Goldin has been named one of Fast Company’s “Most Creative People in Business,” Fortune’s “Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs,” and E.Y. “Entrepreneur of the Year for Northern California.” The Huffington…
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Nick Nanton Set to Direct Upcoming Feature Film on Lack of Literacy in America

December 29 2020

Emmy® Award-winning Director Nick Nanton has signed on to direct a new documentary feature film from DNA Films® in partnership with the John Corcoran Foundation™ that aims to change the…
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Nick Nanton set to direct upcoming feature on the life story of Dick Vitale

September 30 2020

The Multiple Emmy® Winning Director, Producer and Filmmaker, Nick Nanton,  is Set to Direct A New Documentary About The Sports Icon, Dick Vitale September 30, 2020 – Emmy® winning Director and Producer,…
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StoweAway Productions to Develop New Scripted Series “Slave Stealers”

August 5 2020

“Slave Stealers,” A New Series Designed To Cast A Light On Slavery (Past and Present) Is Currently In DevelopmentOrlando, FL—August 5, 2020, StoweAway Productions, in conjunction with the Founder and…
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“Choose Yourself: The James Altucher Story” Makes Box Office Debut

July 28 2020

“Choose Yourself: The James Altucher Story,” Premiered At Select Studio Movie Grill Locations Throughout The USOrlando, FL—July 28, 2020 – DNA Films, released the new documentary, directed by Emmy® award…
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