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Makeshift by Red Brick

Phillip Law Street

NewActon, ACT 2601

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MASHUP: Learn. Connect. Create

Advertising - Marketing - Public Relations - Media - Business Development - Graphic Design

Join Canberra's premier networking event for communication professionals on Thursday 23 August, 5.30pm - 7.30pm at Makeshift Bar in NewActon and learn from industry leaders, connect with other like minded professionals and create new opportunities in Canberra.

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Melissa Verner Green, Head of Melbourne Agency + Government, Facebook

Melissa is Head of Melbourne Agency & Government at Facebook and member of their ANZ Leadership team.
She is a commercial leader, with her primary responsibility to help Marketers understand the opportunity of mobile and technology, utilising the Facebook family of apps. Her core focus is media agencies and Federal and State Governments.

She is a public speaker representing Facebook at industry events such as Media Federation of Australia, Social Media for Government and Women in IT/events. And when time allows, mentor. Melissa is a current Director of the Essendon Football Club, member of their Innovation Committee, Essendon Executive Club & Women's Network Coterie groups.

Prior to joining Facebook Melissa spent 5 years at Fairfax Media in the roles Sales Director (VIC) and States Sales Manager Fairfax Digital (VIC) respectively. As Victorian Sales Director she led the digital transformation of the sales team – from print/NIMS and digital silos to one integrated solution unit. Up-skilling and retaining staff. The publisher grew Victorian print revenue YOY in declining market during this time.

Prior to this she had a successful 15 year career in radio, holding senior sales roles at Southern Cross Austereo (Triple M + Fox FM Melbourne), Nova and The Australian Radio Network.

She held a Victorian Board Member position with Starlight Children's Foundation between 2003-2005.
Nominated as a Finalist Sales category in 2016 B&T's Women In Media Awards.

Amber Dermoudy, Senior Social Strategist, APAC at Spredfast

Amber Dermoudy is a digital marketing and social media specialist with a passion for building and promoting communities of interest. A pseudo-geek at heart, Amber is fascinated in exploring emerging technologies especially within the mobile, AI and social messaging space.

Currently, Amber is Senior Strategist, APAC for Spredfast - a global technology company specialising in social and digital management software. Amber is also a digital marketing instructor for General Assembly and the Sydney Chapter Director for Interactive Minds, a digital events community.

In the past, Amber has worked both agency-side and client-side on digital and social strategies and campaigns for a number of leading brands including Toyota Australia, Pizza Hut, Colgate-Palmolive, VOSS AU & UK, Destination Queenstown and Spotify.

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