Melissa Anthony Sinn, founder and CEO of anthonyBarnum Public Relations, leads a team of expert public relations strategists based in Austin, Texas. Her firm serves some of the most recognized multinational companies in the world, and innovative mid-market and emerging organizations headquartered in Texas. With nearly 20 years of experience in public relations, she began her career in NYC where she held positions at the renowned firm Ruder Finn and MacMillan Communications. Her PR expertise and commitment to excellence have been invaluable for clients including the Czech Republic, BP, top professional services firms and leading high-growth technology companies. In addition to driving anthonyBarnum forward, Melissa supports the goals of the Austin entrepreneurial and business community as a board member of the Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce. She is a board member of the Capital Area Food Bank of Texas, a patron of Austin Ballet and actively engaged in veteran's issues.