Melinda has been a pioneer in corporate marketing, innovation and transformation for over three decades. Founder/CEO The Sales & Marketing Connection, an integrated marketing and sales consultancy for companies needing to outsource their strategic marketing, branding, promotions, social media and sales/business development, she is known as a strategic visionary and sales guru. She has worked with top brands and companies including Fox, NBC, Disney, Universal, Chevrolet, Saab, Dodge, Cadillac, General Motors, Kraft, Procter & Gamble and more.
Melinda is also an avid networker and is adept at building relationships online and in person, and enjoys her special ability of being a ''connector'' - knowing interests, skill sets and needs, and being able to bring individuals together to make great things happen. Her passion is to help her clients find and create their strategic voice while defining what makes them unique, their value proposition/niche, and then she helps develop programs, partnerships and alliances that result in notable new business.
Melinda was an early adopter of LinkedIn, Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Pinterest and other social networks, looking at ways to integrate new media into marketing a brand/business. She can help you use social media ? as part of your integrated marketing plan to market yourself and your business through your powerful online and face-to-face social networks. Melinda will also help you grow YOUR network and generate business.