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Melissa Crane is a visual brand strategist who specializes in design and photography for food and product companies. She has a Bachelors of Science in Industrial Design from Georgia Tech. In her freelance creative director days, she worked with a variety of organizations from start-up ventures to Fortune 500 corporations, including Yum International and PepsiCo.

Melissa believes in the power of a good story, whether in the form of a photograph, a logo or copy on a website. Melissa is an experienced blogger and storyteller, who has spoken at national and local conferences

She also stays busy being mom to two sweet little girls, who inspired The Little Hero Project, a site dedicated to inspiring parents to encourage their daughters to do good, show kindness and be a hero every day.

Melissa is a scuba diver, an occasional runner and (still) recovering high school tennis champion. She loves being in the great outdoors and would (probably) give her pinky toe to live near the ocean.

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