As Founder & Principal Strategist at award-winning Delightful Communications – a Seattle-based Modern Marketing and Digital PR agency – Mel’s mission is to help businesses and their people be more discoverable, shareable and memorable. The company applies branding strategies that focus on Content Marketing, Social Media
Before starting Delightful, Mel spent 7 years as Digital Marketing Evangelist at Microsoft where he supported and educated customers through the Microsoft Advertising Blog, evangelizing through social media, writing and by speaking about digital marketing
He’s author of the critically acclaimed Pioneers of Digital and Introduction to Personal Branding, and played the “Young Joe Cocker” in the rock legend’s 1997 music video “N’Oubliez Jamais” with France cinema icon, Catherine Deneuve!
Mel and his wife, Ashley, recently became guardians of an 11.5 acre wildlife sanctuary on the on the Olympic Peninsula near Seattle, so ask him what a beaver deceiver is, and why wetland ecosystems are crucial to our environment.