“Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” –Confucius
Melanie Merritt (Media Melanie) is a Media Maven and Mom Boss, based in sunny San Diego, California. Media Melanie migrated to the West Coast from suburban Massachusetts in 2002 after graduating with a BA in Communications (cum laude). With nearly 20 years of experience in advertising, marketing, digital media, social media strategy and management, content creation, copywriting, customer service and video production, Media Melanie has been a part of many success stories in the digital marketing arena and video production world.
During baseball season, Media Melanie spends a significant amount of time at Petco Park Stage Managing San Diego Padres baseball games. Media Melanie serves on the executive board for IATSE 795 in the role of Recording Secretary and is constantly learning more about labor law in an ever-changing landscape.
Media Melanie has worked on web videos, nationally- and locally-aired television commercials, and print campaigns in a number of roles from production assistant to unit production manager to producer. Having the experience of wearing many hats allows for a seasoned approach and inclusionary process. Some of the brands Media Melanie has worked with include Walmart, National University, McDonalds, Toyota, Ford, AAA, Snapple, Win Place Show, Sammy’s Woodfired Pizza, Sombrero Mexican Food, Epic Wings, The Sharp Experience, Dr. Ken Druck, and many, many more!
Media Melanie works with a number of professional and reliable experts and colleagues to bring all of the tools and skills needed for each client and project.
When she’s not running her business or stage managing a baseball game, you’ll find Melanie volunteering on the Parent Foundation for Old Town Academy, posting for fun at her passion project, #GramtheLove, and most importantly spending time in the San Diego sunshine with her beautiful children.