As an Account Executive on REQ’s public relations team, Melissa brings commitment and dedication to capturing her clients’ vision and focuses on continuously increasing client and media relationships. Melissa utilizes her strengths by engaging in creative pitching and press release writing, implementing and strategizing communication plans, and assisting clients in achieving their goals.
Melissa’s background in public relations spans multiple industries, from sports to hospitality. Previously, Melissa worked on specific accounts representing food and beverage concepts, award-winning chefs, national brands, sports influencers, and more. With additional experience in social media marketing and event management, Melissa has led event teams supporting Fortune 500 companies, non-profit foundations, athletic brands, and more. Melissa’s all-encompassing skillset offers value to her team and clients.
Melissa graduated from George Mason University with a BS in Sport Management, and a minor in Legal Studies. As a student, Melissa held the position of Director of Public Relations for the Sport Management Society. In her free time, Melissa can be found at a Nationals game, managing her fantasy sports leagues, or traveling with friends and family.