Mel Carson – Former Microsoft Marketing Expert

As Founder, CEO & Principal Strategist at award-winning Delightful Communications – a Seattle-based B2B technology marketing agency – Mel’s mission is to help businesses and their leaders be more discoverable, shareable and memorable. The company applies branding strategies that focus on marketing and PR with a strong emphasis on people and not just pixels.

Before starting Delightful, Mel spent 7 years as Digital Marketing Evangelist at Microsoft where he supported and educated customers through the Microsoft Advertising Blog, evangelizing through social media, writing and by speaking about digital marketing at conferences, trade shows & other events all over the world.

He’s author of the critically acclaimed Pioneers of Digital and Introduction to Personal Branding, and played the “Young Joe Cocker” in the rock legend’s 1997 music video “N’Oubliez Jamais” with French cinema icon, Catherine Deneuve!