Melinda Williams



Multi-faceted Marketing and Business Development Proffessional


Multi-faceted marketing and business development professional experienced to direct and develop an organization's marketing activities, advertising programs, and corporate marketing events. Works with executives and other departments to identify, develop and implement effective and productive marketing strategies and plans, including, across other disciplines. Extensive marketing management experience working within advertising agencies, architecture and design firm, non profit and corporate environments. Industry knowledge includes hospitality, healthcare,non-profit, retail, and real estate.

Powerful balance of creative and business sensibilities to proactively initiate ideas and problem-solve. Skillfully takes ownership of the project, team and work product to deliver tangible and practical results. Simultaneously manages multiple projects with many conflicting priorities. High functioning in fast paced team environment. Client focused, quick learner and capable of adapting to a number of roles concurrently within an organization. Possesses drive, is goal oriented, an entrepreneurial outlook, and embraces change readily. Generates immediate credibility with clients, management and staff. Excellent writer, presenter and communicator

Work History

Work History
Oct 2007 - Present

Director of Marketing and Business Development

Hughes Design Associates



International Development

University of California, Berkeley