Melanie is an award winning entrepreneur and business strategist, working with aspiring leaders to identify strategic priorities and initiatives for revenue generation and sustainable growth.
From university, Melanie worked at Canada’s largest financial service institution, progressing quickly from Business Analyst to Manager of the Internet Channels. She moved to London to become a Big 4 Management Consultant, running strategic initiatives and projects for global brands and being a business advisor to entrepreneurs.
In 2014, she launched The Black British Business Awards – the largest awards programme of its kind, endorsed by Prime Minister May, the Mayor of London and esteemed business leaders. Alongside being the Chair of the Black British Business Awards, Melanie was also the Executive Producer for the Women of the World Festival (WoW) a global gender equality festival occurring with over 2 million women in 50 cities over 5 continents.