Shelly Mellott

Vice President of Sales & Marketing | Final Draft
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Shelly Mellott served as editor and publisher of Script from 1995 to 2006, during which time she created additional services for scriptwriters including script coverage, pitching events, and quarterly screenwriting contests sponsored by major production companies.

In 2006, Shelly became a vice president at Final Draft, overseeing the Big Break Contest, social media, events, and customer relations for the company. In 2015, she became Vice President of Sales & Marketing where she manages the professional and educational sales divisions, develops initiatives that drive sales across all retail channels, and manages marketing, events and customer relations.

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Shelly Mellott is appearing at the following sessions:

Final Draft 1 – The Basics and Beyond

Final Draft 1 – The Basics and Beyond

Join Shelly Mellott, Vice President of Final Draft, as she demos the basics of the industry standard screenwriting software, then dive into how writers can use powerful new tools to brainstorm, visualise, collaborate, and customise the writing environment like never before. 

Final Draft 2 – Insider Tips, Tricks and Hacks

Final Draft 2 – Insider Tips, Tricks and Hacks

As the world’s leading scriptwriting software, Final Draft automatically formats and paginates scripts, but it can do so much more. In this in-depth session, Final Draft VP Shelly Mellott will show you how to unlock the software’s powerful prewriting, visualising, character developing, and reporting tools.