Melissa arrives at Gravitas Ventures after years of working multiple facets of the Entertainment sector. She has worked both marketing and public relations for such companies as Universal Studios Hollywood, ESPN, Univision, and The Regan Group. Melissa most recently was on the talent agency side representing top talent in dance and choreography. As the Manager of Public Relations and Social Media, Melissa works in tandem with AJ Feureman and Julie Candelaria to coordinate and support effective campaigns for acquisitions. Her affinity for film has even led her to dabble in acting in a few short films in the collegiate independent film scene. Born and raised in sunny Southern California, Melissa received her Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Studies and Psychology from Loyola Marymount University.