Date: Tuesday, April 4, 6:00-7:30 PM
Location: Industry co-working space (AvidXchange Music Factory - 1000 North Carolina Music Factory Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28206)
Melanie Davis, APR
Melanie Davis has more than 14 years of experience in public relations and marketing communications. She recently moved back to the corporate communications team as the internal communications manager for Carolinas HealthCare System overseeing the overall System communications strategy for its 65,000 teammates. Prior to that, she worked as a client relations manager on the integrated marketing team and started on the internal communications team at Carolinas HealthCare System. Melanie also develops strategic communication and marketing plans for internal clients including nursing, information & analytics services, HR, corporate privacy, finance, facilities management group and medical education.
Before moving to Charlotte in 2013, Melanie worked as the director of communications at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Health Sciences. Prior to that, she served as the vice president of communications for the Birmingham Regional Chamber of Commerce.
Melanie’s former career was a television anchor/reporter and radio news director in various cities in Alabama for several years including WAAY-TV in Huntsville, Newschannel 49 in Tuscaloosa and WERC-FM in Birmingham. She received numerous Alabama Associated Press Awards for undercover investigations and best reporting.
Melanie is a graduate of the University of Alabama. Roll Tide! She received her accreditation in public relations in 2011. Melanie received the first “Organizational Relations/Internal Communications” award from the Chapter’s Queen City PR Awards in 2015.