#RetailWithMelissa Regular Contributor at ABC News Radio KMET1490AM | LinkedIn Top Voices 2018
New York, New York
Centerline Capital Group
2004 to 2006
ABC News Radio KMET1490AM
Regular Guest - #RetailwithMelissa
New York Daily News
Merriman Curhan Ford
Vice President, Institutional Equity Sales
June 2006 to February 2009
Black Entertainment Television
Co-Host, Latin Beat
September 2002 to December 2006
Greater New York City Area
Principal and Shareholder
RS POP Shops & The Market
Credit Suisse First Boston
Analyst, Institutional Sales
July 1999 to December 2002
The Lionesque Group
CEO & Founder
Portfolio Manager @ Centerline Capital Group From 2004 to 2006 (2 years) Regular Guest - #RetailwithMelissa @ ABC News Radio KMET1490AM Monthly guest with Aaron Sanchez talking retail and marketing trends. http://www.kmet1490am.comContributor @ New York Daily News Regular contributor of articles around marketing and retailing strategies and trends. http://www.nydailynews.comVice President, Institutional Equity Sales @ Merriman Curhan Ford From June 2006 to February 2009 (2 years 9 months) Co-Host, Latin Beat @ Black Entertainment Television On air personality and co-host of the weekly television series Latin Beat. From September 2002 to December 2006 (4 years 4 months) Greater New York City AreaPrincipal and Shareholder @ MG2 Design MG2 partners with businesses around the world to create meaningful transformation through architectural services, planning, interior design, brand strategy, and consulting services. MG2 is consistently ranked among the largest architecture firms in the nation and among the top retail design firms in the world. MG2 serves clients around the globe with offices in: Seattle, WA; Irvine, CA; Washington, DC and Shanghai. Co-Founder @ RS POP Shops & The Market Created in fall 2009 in collaboration with John Knowles at the Roger Smith hotel, RS POP Shop is a revolving store front curated by Melissa Gonzalez, giving emerging brands a month to showcase their brand in an NYC store front space.Relevant Media Coverage:Featured in CBS Best of New York for "RS Pop Shop Gives Designers’ Dreams A Chance"http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2010/11/17/rs-pop-shop-gives-designers-dreams-a-chance/Good Day NY FOX 5 Feature: "For an up-and-coming designer, a store inside a hotel in New York City would be a dream come true."http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GZAbj3I6E9kInterviewed by FMM: http://insidefmm.com/2011/08/interview-melissa-gonzalez-of-lionesque-style-rs-pop-shop/Time Out NY: "Our favorite rotating- designer store, RS Pop Shop"http://www.timeout.com/newyork/shopping/sample-sales-and-shopping-events-june-9-15-2011 New YorkAnalyst, Institutional Sales @ Credit Suisse First Boston From July 1999 to December 2002 (3 years 6 months) NYCCEO & Founder @ The Lionesque Group We are retail strategists, experiential designers, project managers who build human connection in physical spaces and have produced over 150 brick & mortar experiences in major cities across the United States. Beginning with a deep dive into strategy, we help clients rethink environments and in-store experiences to convey compelling stories – ones that animate discovery and engagement – attracting new customers, elevating loyalty with existing customers, and building a platform for their future evolution.The Lion’esque Group was founded in 2009 by retail strategist Melissa Gonzalez, who is also the founder of a brick-and-mortar wishlist platform Clark, co-founder of The MARKET, Chief Pop-Up Retail Architect of Loudoun Virginia’s Smart City development and author of The Pop-Up Paradigm: How brands build human connections in a digital age.Among our awards, in 2020 we names one of Fast Company's Innovation by Design honorees. In 2019 we were finalists for One Show Awards for Experiential Design and Indoor Spaces and in 2018 we were shortlisted in The Glossy Awards for Best Pop-Up/New Concept Store. In 2017 Melissa was awarded Design:Retail’s 40 Under 40 for her work transforming retail environments and in 2015 she was honored with the Retail Innovator Award for our work transforming the pop-up store environment by Retail Touchpoints. In 2014 our work was awarded the CLIO Image Award for experiential engagement, and we were finalists for the New York Design Award for marketing and branded experiences. New York
What company does Melissa Gonzalez work for?
Melissa Gonzalez works for Centerline Capital Group
What is Melissa Gonzalez's role at Centerline Capital Group?
Melissa Gonzalez is Portfolio Manager
What industry does Melissa Gonzalez work in?
Melissa Gonzalez works in the Retail industry.
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