Melissa started her career in the music industry by teaching business skills to an emerging group of young artist through the Artpreneur 2.0 program. Falling in love with the local Nova Scotia hip-hop scene, Melissa took her passion for business and music and founded 902HipHop. Today Melissa works with the top upcoming hip-hop artists and producers in the Nova Scotia, acts as a liaison between artists and non-for-profit and government organizations and is a major influencer in building the Halifax hip-hop scene. Through her company 902HipHop Melissa has been creating one of a kind opportunities for Nova Scotian hip-hop artists and producers both nationally and internationally. Melissa strongly believes in the talent that exists in Nova Scotia and is determined to develop a strong hip-hop scene that brings attention from the outside to give these artists the opportunity and connections they deserve to launch their careers in the music industry.