SalientMG Adds Depth to Senior Team With Hiring of Michelle Mellon as Director of Content
Maryland, October 7, 2020 – SalientMG, a strategic marketing firm that specializes in go-to-market strategies and executive visibility programs for technology companies, today announced it has added to its growing senior team with the hiring of Michelle Mellon who will serve as the firm’s director of content. Michelle brings more than 20 years of professional storytelling and content strategy experience for SalientMG’s Edtech, Martech, E-commerce, Adtech and other tech-based clients.
In her new role, Michelle will lead the development and execution of SalientMG’s clients’ content strategy and planning, as well as lead all editorial oversight, thought leadership and research programs.
“I’m honored to join SalientMG—this is a team of truly savvy, high-calibre marketing professionals who are focused on clients and the markets they serve,” said Michelle Mellon. “SalientMG values the full range of each team member’s skills and I think that’s part of our competitive advantage in creating the tailored, differentiated, high-quality work that our clients have come to expect from our firm. And I’m excited about everything this position offers–creative potential, strategic challenges, innovative clients, and opportunities to keep learning and growing as a storyteller.”
Since 2002, Michelle has worked as a writing and editing consultant in both the print and digital industries, as well as served as a content lead in several in-house positions. Prior to SalientMG, her most recent full-time position was with the process mining software unicorn, Celonis, in Munich, Germany, where she served as the English-language marketing content lead and chief editor of the corporate blog.
“SalientMG and our clients are extremely fortunate to have Michelle as a member of our senior team, leading exceptional content strategy and programs,” said SalientMG CEO and Founder Mack McKelvey. “Michelle brings extensive expertise, idea generation and professionalism to the position and I am confident that all of our clients will benefit from her expertise. SalientMG continuously seeks top talent across strategic marketing to join our senior team to ensure we continue to deliver stellar market differentiation and impact for our clients.”
Michelle also worked as the senior manager of communications for land conservation nonprofit Peninsula Open Space Trust, as the staff writer and content manager for the San Francisco Dogfish professional ultimate frisbee team, and as senior copywriter for LeapFrog electronic educational toys.
Michelle holds a B.A. in English from The College of William & Mary and an M.A. in Liberal Studies from Georgetown University and is based in the Bay Area.
SalientMG is an original marketing solutions firm. We believe in marketing with nerve. With bold thoughts, made into bold work, we don’t rest until our clients’ achieve real growth. Our team has collective experience with start-ups to Fortune 100 companies. We thinkers and doers who provide our expertise to our clients and then execute on it. Our work spans strategic marketing, digital marketing, mobile marketing, product marketing, creative services, event marketing, PR and MARCOM. Our select group of clients are both start-ups and established companies who are seeking our expertise and guidance to catapult true growth.