Dark Horse announced today the promotion of Melissa Lomax to Director of Marketing. Her focus, to oversee the Marketing department in bookstore and direct market business strategies, digital publishing, promotions, social media, and advertising.
Dark Horse's president and publisher Mike Richardson said:
Melissa has proven herself to be a great asset to the company. Her hard work and dedication have been an example for us all.
Melissa worked her way up in the company, starting back in as a summer intern in 2007 and 2008 before being hired on in 2009 as a public relations coordinator after graduating from Pacific Lutheran University. She went on to be coordinator, manager and now director.
Speaking about the promotion, Melissa said:
I am beyond thrilled and honored to take on this position with the new opportunities and challenges it presents. It has been a privilege to work along side and learn from the best people in the business and I only hope to continue the stellar legacy of Dark Horse Comics in the years to come.