Melissa Ayluardo is an experienced social media marketer with a passion for humanizing brands through strategic social media communications.

As Red Banyan’s Senior Social Media Manager, Melissa is responsible for executing social strategies, creating fresh content, increasing channel engagement, and managing paid media across multiple social platforms.

From listening to audiences and interacting with followers, to brainstorming campaigns and helping mitigate crises, Melissa is committed to achieving the best results for Red Banyan’s diverse list of clients.

With experience on both client and agency sides, Melissa has effectively managed social media strategies and campaigns across the food and beverage, technology, health care, higher education, publishing, hospitality, and professional sports industries.

Melissa graduated from University of Central Florida with a B.S. in Hospitality Management and earned a Master in Business Administration from Nova Southeastern University.