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Writing for business and entertainment readers—whether in the
pages of major magazines, blogs or newspapers—these articles are
full of compelling words and insight.

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Capturing small and large business storytelling

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Captivating photographer specializing in events, weddings, and musical acts

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Infographics as a multimedia storyteller. Telling your brand’s story
through copy, design, and data

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About Melissa

I am an analytical/experienced multimedia journalist, digital content marketer, and event planner passionate about travel, food, art, community-building, and sustainable living.

Currently based in Boston, I am the Content Marketing Manager for Ziptopia, Zipcar’s online magazine, where I pitch, produce, and promote compelling profiles, travel guides, infographics, videos, and thought leadership pieces centered on responsible urban living.

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Melissa is not only a sharp, skilled editor—she’s also full of great ideas, and approaches everything she works on with thoughtfully and precisely. Writing for her was a pleasure. I would love to work with Melissa again, and also wouldn’t hesitate to hire her for any writing, editing, creative, or content management project.

Jill Russell, Editor, Writer, Designer, Content Strategist
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At Zipcar, Melissa is tasked with the difficult job of managing in all directions at once. She works with freelance writers and editors, Zipcar’s internal creative teams, and stakeholders from various departments, including marketing, operations, engineering and more. The result is polished, interesting, original content, week in and week out.

Christopher Amenta, Marketing Manager at Zipcar
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I’ve worked with Melissa on Ziptopia, Zipcar’s online magazine, every day for the past 6 months, and my praise for her could fill another online magazine. Passionate and insightful, Melissa infuses every story pitch, film shoot, and strategic digital marketing move with committed thoughtfulness and humility.

Allison Tanenhaus, Brand & Content Copywriter at Zipcar