Melina’s career has spanned 25 years of experience in London’s exciting digital industry and is one of the most recognizable figures in the digital industry. Melina then began her staffing career at MAK&C and went on to launch and grow their new media division in the UK. Within 18 months she had joined the board of directors and built the largest digital recruitment team in the UK.
As a pioneer of recruitment for the digital economy, Melina founded Propel London in 2001 and the agency is now one of the UK’s largest independent digital recruitment businesses. Through her invaluable expertise in the digital talent business, she has helped hundreds of businesses grow through the acquisition of skilled digital professionals.
In recent years Melina was named in the Hospital Club’s “Top 100 Influential People in Digital”, won the inaugural MARA Award for “Best Recruitment Boss” and in 2012 she led Propel to victory in the “Best Large Agency” category.
Melina is passionate about the digital economy in London and helping businesses locate and thrive in the capital. Propel have been key in bringing many US organizations to London and growing their teams.
Melina is often seen speaking on behalf of women in business and digital business leaders at a wide range of industry events, as well as writing thought-leadership articles and being quoted in various media.