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Public relations executive

Melanie Anne Young, American public relations executive. Special project director The James Beard Foundation, since 1992.

Background

Young, Melanie Anne was born on January 1, 1959 in Chattanooga. Daughter of Melvin Asher and Sonia Lee (Winer) Young.

Education

Bachelor in International Relations, Sophie Newcomb College, 1980.

Career

Account executive Cohn & Wolfe, Atlanta, 1981-1986. Vice president Ruder & Finn, New York City, 1986-1989. Account supervisor Burson & Marsteller, 1989-1990.

Principal, president M. Young Communications, since 1990. Program director The James Beard Awards, New York City, since 1990. Program manager New York Restaurant Week, New York City, since 1992.

Membership

Special project director The James Beard Foundation, since 1992.

Connections

father:
Melvin Asher Young

mother:
Sonia Lee (Winer) Young