Melissa Harris

CEO, M. Harris & Co.

Melissa Harris is CEO and Founder of M. Harris & Co. She is a Clio Award winner for Cards Against Humanity Saves America. Has been named No. 4 marketer in Chicago by Agency Spotter. Is an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business. Won the 2016 Reed Award from Campaigns & Elections for Best Earned Media Around a Single Event for The Nuisance Committee. Capped her 15-year journalism career as a Pulitzer Prize-nominated business columnist for the Chicago Tribune. Melissa holds a BSJ from the Medill School of Journalism, Northwestern; MA in Government from Johns Hopkins University and an MBA from the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago.