Lunch with a Leader: Melissa Daniels, senior program manager at Google

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 12 p.m. 1 p.m. USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism (ASC), 207

Melissa is a program manager at Google, focusing on the Internet of Things and emerging platforms. She has 10+ years in hardware and connected devices, focusing on building strong developer stories and products that create better user experience.

Her background includes a strong focus on retail, hardware and consumer goods, connecting users and companies in unique ways through tech. With her experience as a program and product manager, she has helped bring new products to market as well as bring up new countries (internationalization/expansion of a retail presence of both on and offline channels). She holds multiple patents and has spoken all across the world at conferences on emerging technologies.

Melissa graduated from USC with her degree in communication management in 2007.

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