Who We Are

Martie McNabb
Founder & CEO

Martie McNabb, founder of Thingtide Show & Tale®, is a personal historian and visual storyteller. She is owner of Memories Out of the Box®, a company that creates visual narratives for individuals and organizations from their photos, documents and other materials. She started hosting object-inspired story sharing events called Show & Tell 4 years ago--a platform through which ordinary objects become captivating subjects and fond memories blossom into powerful narratives & shared connections. Martie is a member of the Association of Personal Historians and lives in Brooklyn, New York.

Maggie Cousins

Originally from London, Maggie Cousins left the shores of Britain to move to Brooklyn, New York where she now lives and works as an illustrator, hand letterer, graphic designer and artist. She has over 20 years of experience as a graphic designer and brand consultant, having created logos, all forms of printed and digital marketing materials, illustration, and hand-drawn lettering. And of course, her dog Duffy is always on hand to lend a helping paw. If only he could make her coffee.