Melisa Tezanos is a global marketing and communications professional with more than 25 years of experience. Recognized as one of PR Week’s 40 Under 40, Melisa has held key roles in Fortune 50 companies, including head of financial communications for PepsiCo, head of marketing communications for Pepsi, Diet Pepsi and Pepsi Max and senior director of investor relations. Melisa also held senior roles at General Motors’ on the financial communications and Chevrolet marketing teams. While at GM, Melisa also managed global communications for the company in Latin America, Africa and the Middle East. Most recently, she was Head of Communications for Standard Industries, a privately held, $6 Bln. global industrial business. Before receiving her masters degree in Integrated Marketing Communications from Northwestern University, Melisa was a founding member of Blue Ridge Capital. She received her bachelor’s degree in Anthropology with a focus in biology from Amherst College.

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