Mel Houghton


“Helping clients create powerful stories is not only enjoyable but also incredibly rewarding.”

Melissa is an experienced strategic communicator, a passionate sustainability specialist and a creative story teller. In her 20-year career, Mel has worked with for corporates, government and not-for-profits, successfully developing and delivering communications and marketing strategies to drive the commercial outcomes for the organisation. The breadth of industry experience ranges from publishing, property, recruitment, telecommunications and food manufacturing, having held senior positions in a number of large organisations including News Digital Media, Telstra, Defence Force Recruiting and the Green Building Council of Australia.

As a consultant Mel has worked with many brands including Mars Petcare, David Jones, Foxtel, Adobe, Tourism Australia and ING Direct, delivering strategies to enhance positive engagement with stakeholders from across the business. She holds a Masters in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing.