ATLANTA– MELT (, the award-winning, Atlanta-based sports, entertainment and culinary marketing firm announced the hiring of notable additions across several departments such as account, creative and executive teams. The newest additions to the MELT team will support MELT’s growing client and service base.

Tammie Griffin– Director of First Impressions
Griffin recently joined the MELT team and serves as the agency’s Director of First Impressions and Office Coordinator. Griffin brings over a decade’s worth of experience in the administrative field, most recently serving as Member Services and Accounting Assistant at Buckhead Business Club. Tammie is a graduate of The Art Institute of Atlanta.

Eddie Martin– Event Manager
Martin joins the MELT team from IMG Live, working with brands such as The Coca-Cola Company to leverage the live medium by uniting passions through interaction while growing fan followings. Martin joins the Lifestyle Account Team who focuses on world-class brands such as Gildan Apparel, POWERADE and Core Power. Eddie is a graduate of Georgia Southern University.

Claire Miller– Associate Account Executive
Miller is a recent University of Georgia graduate who earned her Bachelor’s in Business Administration in Digital Marketing. Miller rejoins the MELT team after graduating from the coveted MELT U internship program last year. Claire will join the Lifestyle Account Team primarily focusing on POWERADE.

Nicole Podell– Traffic Manager
Podell joins the agency after recently serving as Production Manager at Response Media in Georgia. Podell’s primary role at MELT will be to traffic all internal and external deliverables across account, creative, digital & social media and production teams. Nicole is a graduate of Montclair State University.

Amanda Tibbetts– Executive Assistant to Chairman/CEO
Tibbetts’ brings over a decade’s worth of administrative support experience to the agency. Tibbetts recently spent the past two years as an Executive Assistant to the CEO, COO, CFO and General Counsel at Birch Communications in Atlanta. Tibbetts works daily with Chairman/CEO Vince Thompson to provide the highest level of 24/7 administrative support. Amanda is a graduate of Georgia State University.