Chief Content Officer
Jungle Creations

Melissa Chapman is Chief Content Officer at Jungle Creations and oversees the company’s content strategy across all formats and platforms. Melissa joined Jungle Creations in January 2016, becoming the company’s third employee. Since then, she has overseen the content team’s growth from one to 75 people, building 12 new teams across London, New York and LA whilst growing Jungle Creations audience from one million to over 105 million followers and leading the business to become the most viewed company on Facebook (Tubular Labs, June 2018).  Today Melissa continues to ensure the growth and development of Jungle Creations online communities whilst managing the launch of the company’s original programming and offline ventures including e-commerce businesses. In 2018 Jungle Creations won a number of prestigious industry awards whilst Melissa was honoured as 'Publishing Executive of the Year' at the Digiday Media Awards Europe.

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Melissa Chapman

Chief Content Officer
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