With over 40 years in varying aspects of the food industry from benchtop to commercialization, Melanie loves to give back and help emerging brands succeed. She sees herself as a bridge helping founders and their teams move from Here to There, wherever There is. In her career, she has always cared most about using her expertise to solve problems. She joined PROVA over 5 years ago to focus on nurturing entrepreneurs and helping companies grow.
What area(s) of focus would you most like to address with your mentees?
Scaling, product development, investor decks
How do you plan to structure your monthly meetings?
Casual, will seek areas in which the mentees are interested in; available off-line between meetings as well.
Who is an ideal mentee for you?
I think really anyone who is open to learning and coaching, eager to learn and share. Preferably in the food and beverage CPG space.