6 Questions with TBI's Melissa Bruns

Telecom Master Agent and technology distributor, TBI, highlights Woman of the Channel, Melissa Bruns from TBI.

Melissa works hand-in-hand with TBI’s partners and customers, advocating on their behalf and ensuring they have a good experience with TBI. She has been called a ‘pit bull’ because of her unwavering dedication to getting results.

Melissa has resided all over the globe, in such places as Germany and Texas, but currently lives in her favorite place, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Graduating from Alverno College, Melissa earned a Professional Communications degree with a focus on written and verbal communication. She brings extensive project management experience from varied industries to TBI and enjoys sharing her knowledge with colleagues and partners.


What do you love about your job? Melissa Bruns2-2

What I love most about my job is my managers and coworkers. Everyone is supportive and there is always someone to lend a hand.

What do you like about working at TBI?

Simply put, telecom. I like the fact that no two days are the same and every day I learn something new.

Favorite Quote: 

“I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I just lived the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well." – Diane Ackerman

What is a key tidbit you give to others? 

I have found that self-awareness is the key to begin changing one's perspective or circumstance. If we don’t go within, we go without.

Favorite vacation/getaway destination? 

Simply relaxing and enjoying the sunshine, as I did on the 2017 TBI President’s Club trip to Jamaica.

If you could have any superpower, what would it be?

I would like to have a photographic memory with one caveat; I choose the information to dispose of and the information to remember.


Connect with Melissa on LinkedIn.