Melanie is that rare speaker who is unflappable, professional, whip smart, a quick study, and born ready.”
Sean Branagan, Creator, Student Startup Madness

Recognized as a the world’s leading expert on native advertising and a leading content marketing influencer, Melanie has given keynotes about brand storytelling, native advertising and content marketing to marketers, journalists and students from more than 31 countries.

Using her experience as a former journalist and the first editor of branded content at The New York Times’s T Brand Studio, Melanie shares the transformative power of adopting a journalist’s mindset for brand storytelling, teaching the tools and tactics that help marketers create authentic brand content to start conversations, touch hearts and create powerful connections with consumers.

Melanie has spoken to tens of thousands of marketers around the world at industry-leading events like Content Marketing World (CMWorld), Social Media Marketing World (SMMW), Native Ad Days, Content Marketing Conference (CMC), South By Southwest (SXSW), and more. See more events.

“If you have the opportunity to hear Melanie speak, don’t miss it!” — David G, Attendee.
See more testimonials.

I want to book Melanie for my event!

Most Popular Speaking Themes:

Think Like A Journalist: 5 Keys To Authentic Brand Storytelling

The Power of Content In Context


This slideshow requires JavaScript.

To book Melanie for a conference keynote,
 panel, workshop, or corporate training,
email mdeziel@overlapleague.com