Unreasonable Fellows

Clare Stewart Munn

CEO | Co-Founder at BoxMedia

Clare Stewart is an Unreasonable Fellow. Clare Stewart was part of Unreasonable FUTURE 2019.
Investor and entrepreneur.
Emmy award winning Media Tech Executive.
Focus on innovation immersive education (web3) for live long learning and employability.
Why not be: More curious. More employable. More Independent?
My co-founders and I have been building with tech, game theory and immersive quality content since the early 2000’s – preparing for the continual evolution of the internet to Web3 as the capabilities lend themselves to be highly useful and conducive for education because it allows all types of users to absorb content in a variety of mixed media formats and also have the ability to practice.
The Future of Content + Work/Life Learning
BoxMedia.io (Box) is the holding company.
The customer-facing brands are:
Web3: BoxMeta.io - building game theory educational content for web3/metaverse.
Web2: BoxPlay.io - Hollywood quality mobile/web digital library of micro accredited courses for mobile/web formats. A b2b2c play.
We currently have zero churn
Partners and customers include Accenture, AICPA+CIMA, Futurelearn, Pearson, Wiley, Universities, Optovue, Niya, Pirkx, Baobab, and others.
Obsessed with the power of stories, tech, film, games, learning and communication (edutainment) I studied game theory and in my late teens wrote a film and video game about Africa and the environment, and this was licensed by Paramount/Simon & Schuster Interactive.
In parallel co-founded Penga Partners with a vision to disrupt tired content in the workplace. This became Employment Law Training Inc. owned by Littler Mendleson. ELT-Inc.com became the first multidimensional online site for EEOC compliance training. Instrumental in raising $15 million from Lazard with a nice exit ten years later.
After ELT, I was EVP of Global BD & Partnerships at Playback Media, and in 2001, instrumental in raising Series B $22 million, a $28M venture back software and media company that was sold in 2004.
Founded a digital consultancy agency that became multi award winning: TCG (The Communication Group) focused on consumer branding and digital strategies for Fortune 100 clients including Hitachi, Maxtor, Cisco, McKesson, wework, AMD, ebay, Danskin, Eddie Bauer etc. TCG became the 1st 50 Green Certified companies in San Francisco.
Created, coined and trademarked CQ: Communication Quotient: Expressive & Receptive Intelligence, and H2H, Human 2 Human. CQ is also a measurement for communication skills we use today.
As a proud Executive Producer of The Square - a 3 Emmy, Oscar Nominated film with Netflix I continue to love film which is a very big part of Box. We were the first 100 to sign the Equal Pay Pledge and became net carbon zero in 2021.