We were founded in 2015 by two people who can't help but want to make good businesses better. 


We have a combined 20+ years of working with clients on production, marketing, and strategy. Located in beautiful Downtown Dayton, Ohio, our inspiration comes from the rich culture and history of innovators that the city brings. We create engaging work through our network of highly creative individuals from all over the country. 

For us, wanting to make things better is completely involuntary.

Want to learn more? Give us a shout!




Max Spang
Video Manager/Strategist

Max Spang has been creating videos for over ten years. In this time, he has produced a wide range of videos, including television commercials, music videos, short films, and much more. He worked for several marketing agencies before co-founding Knack in 2015. 

In 2007, he attended the Miami Valley Career Technology Center for Interactive Multi-Media, and graduated from The Art Institute of Ohio-Cinicnnati with a degree in video production in 2009.

Briana Snyder
Photography Manager/Strategist

Briana Snyder is passionate about helping people & businesses create expressions to honor their voice. She formerly owned and managed Confetti, a stationery & gift boutique. In over ten years as a photographer, she has work on hundreds of projects, and has been honored to have been asked to speak frequently on marketing & business topics. 

Briana received her B.A. from the University of Dayton in 2009 and her M.A. in International and Comparative Politics from Wright State University in 2017.

The Knack Team

Knack isn't just Max and Briana; we're lucky to have a fantastic team of associate and assistant photographers. You might see these fabulous ladies when you visit the studio, assisting us at shoots or covering events around town. Meet the team! 

Chelsea Hall , Associate Photographer & Videographer (if you need a  wedding photographer, she's your girl !)

Chelsea Hall, Associate Photographer & Videographer (if you need a wedding photographer, she's your girl!)

Erica Goulart , Studio Manager

Erica Goulart, Studio Manager

Andrea Bell , Associate Photographer

Andrea Bell, Associate Photographer