General Manager Marketing Econet Wireless |
Mellany has over 10 years’ experience in the Marketing field obtained in the various positions she held within Econet Wireless, a company that creates value through Telecoms, Media and Technology. Mellany has notable experience and expertise in the areas of brand management, product development, product and project management. She joined the company in 2003 and has held several posts including that of Brand Manager, Marketing Manager, Product & Pricing Manager, GM Products & Services and at the time of publication of this book, she is General Manager – Marketing. Mellany is a social entrepreneur and part of freewomanentrepreneur.com which helps in educating and motivating women starting or scaling up their business.
She is a public speaker, blogger and presents to various audiences across the globe on Entrepreneurship, Women Empowerment, Marketing & Brand Strategy. She is the first and former President of Toastmasters International – Diplomatic Corps Club, and a contributor to the Womanhood Global Magazine (UK). She is member of the Advisory Executive Council for the Women Economic Forum (Delhi, India) where over 1,000 international women meet annually to discuss progressive economic and social issues. She is married to Godfrey Mariri and have 3 children. She holds a B. Com Honours Degree in Marketing from the National University of Science & Technology and a Masters in Business Administration from Nottingham Trent University.