Padilla Speer Beardsley
Melanie is an account executive in the New York office of Padilla Speer Beardsley. She focuses on media relations, writing and account support for her business-to-business and consumer clients. She has strong relationships with traditional and on-line media sources, especially those covering the consumer, advertising, market research, personal finance and healthcare industries.Prior to joining the firm, Melanie worked with Lippe Taylor Brand Communications in New York City, as well as The Webster Design Group and Leading Edge Video in North Carolina where she made direct contact with the press, worked on branding projects and corporate video productions for clients including Procter & Gamble, Levi Strauss & co. and Wal-Mart.Melanie graduated with a bachelor’s degree in communications at Elon University in North Carolina, concentrating in corporate and broadcast communications. A recognized leader in the university’s chapter of the Public Relation’s Student Society of America, Melanie is a member of the national communications honor society.