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About Me


Entrepreneur, Photographer, & Travel Addict

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Melissa Alam is a multi-passionate entrepreneur, freelance digital marketing strategist and photographer based out of Philadelphia. She works with creative entrepreneurs and bold brands to create, develop and execute strategies that increase sales, gain more exposure and inspire movements. 

Melissa is also the Founder & CEO of Femme & Fortune, a digital platform and community for multicultural and ambitious women. A self-proclaimed #ideaholic, Melissa is best known for creating the first all-female co-working space in Philadelphia called The Hive, as well as her yearly conference for women who get sh*t done called FearlessCon.

When she’s not busy behind her computer screen, Melissa can be found traveling the world and connecting dots between people and communities. She and her businesses have been featured in publications such as BuzzFeedThe EverygirlPhilly.comCBS PhillyWorld Women Foundation and more. You can find her online talking about her random, daily adventures at @RingTheAlam.


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