Mellisa has extensive experience in corporations, not-for-profit, SMEs, start-ups, consulting and as an owner of a small business. Mellisa has had extensive country market experience across all major markets internationally and domestically and was a country representative for a start-up in China. In Hong Kong, roles include global marketing and brand leadership for a multi-national company to develop and launch a new hotel brand across Asia-Pacific. Prior to this, agency leadership for a global premium airline and group of travel companies. In China, agency leadership on Tourism Australia and multi-national corporations such as Johnson & Johnson and PepsiCo. The prior twenty years in Australia leading marketing and communications business units for two multi-national corporations.
As well as a small business owner of Lantian Consulting, providing business, marketing, communications and brand advisory service, Mellisa consults as a Chief Marketing Officer for Strategic Specialists Group. Most recently, engaged as a specialist in the manufacturing sector and is highly skilled providing business advisory service with the necessary expertise to assist eligible businesses in key industry and growth sectors.