Material Brands is a platform designed to demonstrate how social and environmental issues are material drivers of brand value.

Kamren Kniola

Meet the Founder and Editor

Kamren Kniola established Material Brands to serve as a platform that brings together of her passions for branding, sustainability, and social impact. She is a strategist at heart and multifaceted creative by nature with over two decades of experience in helping brands discover, define, and communicate their value.

Kamren spent much of her career supporting branding, communications, and marketing for global nonprofits and educational institutions. As the founder of her own creative agency, she brought her expertise to a wide range of clients, including startups, seed accelerators, and SMBs in the tech, financial, and private sectors.

Today, Kamren is using her skills to manage global sustainability and philanthropic communications for one of the top 10 largest private companies in the United States.