Cast & Crew

Benjamin Wagner

Writer, Producer & Director

Benjamin graduated from Syracuse University in 1993 with dual degrees in creative writing and journalism. He began writing for Rolling Stone before helping launch MTV News online. In his 18 years there, he interviewed acts like REM, U2, and Neil Young, eventually rising to Senior Vice President. He spent seven years launching global journalism programs at Facebook, before launching his consultancy, Essential Industries Inc., in 2021. Benjamin is a performing singer/songwriter with 10+ independent albums.

Christofer Wagner

Senior Editor

Christofer has worked in broadcast media since receiving a B.S. in Journalism/Political Science from Marietta College in 1990. His 35 years of media production range from the Emmy-winning news magazine, “Broadcast New York” to ABC’s “Monday Night Football” to MTV News’ award-winning “Unfiltered.” Christofer came to New York in 1995 with Broadcast News Networks, spent 11 years with Sony Music Studios and is currently Senior Editor at Creative Group.