Melanie is a product of the SUNY – State University of New York – system graduating from SUNY Utica/Rome (SUNY Polytechnic Institute). Melanie relocated to Florida after graduation and has since lost her accent. She roots for hometown teams Jacksonville Jaguars and the Orlando Magic. She comes to bpd with 20+ years working in a variety of national and local advertising agencies. Melanie loves being a wife, a mom to her daughter, Jasmine and their dog Muffin (#muffinthebougiepoo). Melanie uses her sweet smile, kind voice and diverse background to negotiate the heck out of traditional media buys.
FUN FACT: Melanie’s paternal heritage derives from the autonomous region of Portugal known as Madeira. Her maiden name, De Abreu, dates back to the 1100’s and comes with its very own crest.