Melanie comes to DGC from Forbes Media, parent company of Forbes.com and Forbes magazine, where she was an Executive Editor. Well‐known to the marketing and advertising community as the creator of the CMO Network, a Forbes.com channel populated with insightful content and video, Melanie has interviewed many top U.S. and international business executives. Among them: Zappos' Tony Hsieh, Virgin's Richard Branson and Visa's Antonio Lucio.
Melanie joined Forbes as a senior editor in 1999. Prior to that, she covered business and marketing at USA Today and at Advertising Age. She has also written for The Wall Street Journal and Psychology Today, and has been a frequent commentator on CNN, CNBC, Fox News and ABC’s “Good Morning, America.”
Melanie is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.