Melissa Eckert is currently a Sales Director for World Wide Technology Inc. Founded in 1990, WWT has grown from a small product reseller into a technology solution provider with more than $9 billion in annual revenue with over 4,000 employees. WWT is on Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to work for 2017 for the seventh year in a row. In Melissa’s role she oversees all Sales Strategy and sales teams for the MSO and Media space within the United States. This includes positioning and promoting WWT’s value proposition, leading account manager in the development and expansion of opportunities, executing on sales strategies, forecasting and P&L management responsibility. Melissa celebrated her 9th anniversary with WWT in Feb of 2017. Prior to the current role of Sales Director she held positions of Regional Manager, Client Executive and Account Manager. Her background is in sales, sales support and business development. She is the President of the WICT Midwest Chapter and served on the board the past 3 years as Chair for Tech It Out and Director at Large. WICT, NAMIC and STEM are a passion for her and she is actively working on additional involvement from WWT in both areas. Melissa Lives in St. Louis and has 2 sons and 1 grandson, in her spare time she enjoys spending time with family and traveling.