Melissa Blanken

Chief Marketing Officer at GridPoint

Melissa Blanken, Chief Marketing Officer, is a go-to-market expert with over two decades of experience boosting brand awareness and sales opportunities for fast-growing, disruptive telecom, energy, and technology companies. At GridPoint, Ms. Blanken is responsible for leading the company’s global marketing efforts, while helping to drive relationships with businesses, utilities, strategic partners and investors. She also drives the positioning and go-to-market strategy for new product launches and features.

Prior to GridPoint, she served as the head of marketing for Kajeet, a leading provider of software and hardware solutions that deliver safe and reliable internet connectivity. Before that, she held senior marketing and strategy roles at leading telecom, energy and technology companies including Nextel, Boost Mobile, Sprint, Clearwire and Constellation Energy. Ms. Blanken earned a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Washington.


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