Kevin Melendez

Chicago, IL

Manager: No | Tour: N/A | Height: 5' 9" | Ethnicity: Hispanic

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Last Visit Sept. 30, 2017, 2:04 p.m.
Joined March 09, 2017


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Other Languages N/A
Market Manager No
Own Transportation No
Touring Crew I haven't been a part of a mobile marketing tour yet but would like to be considered
Driver License Type No

Available For

  • Brand Ambassador


5 years of experiential marketing experience combined with 13 years as a professional actor renders me a unique addition to your team. I bring panache and entrepreneurial zeal to every event!

I believe that a more personal approach, however brief, is the key to delivering the client a higher quality result. I read the manuals, reviews, and comb through forums to learn what people like and don't like about a product. My experience as an entrepreneur has taught me that the only way to truly communicate excitement about a product is to learn about it inside out. Because a knowledgeable product specialist or brand ambassador can cultivate the one thing a client needs most: Trust. 

Example of my work as a Product Specialist/Presenter:


When I'm not on the show floor or at an activation - I'm a Chicago actor & singer who moonlights as a lumberjack. I'm also a cyclist currently planning a cross country tour, a science buff, and budding photographer.

I believe that humor and levity are the best tools we have in our interactions with others. 


Product Specialist & Automotive Spokesman

2012 -Present


• Official representative for Toyota at auto shows, owner’s events, ride & drives, and sporting events across the US.

• Maintain encyclopedic knowledge of vehicle lineup and impart that knowledge onto consumers via public narrations and 1-on-1 contact on show  oor.

• Cull customer comments, concerns, and reactions to event activations and compile them into detailed event reports for client



RuidoFest Chicago

Chicago International Auto Show

North American International Auto Show Worcester Auto Show

Texas State Fair

Miami International Auto Show

Example of work as Product Specialist/Narrator:





Brand Ambassador & Field Manager

Sprint, Toyota, PepsiCO, The North Face, Copa America, Visa, Chase, PNC Bank, Jaguar, Cadillac, Mazda, Lexus, MLS, Bumble & Bumble, POLO Ralph Lauren, Audi, Celebrity Cruises, Allstate


Related Experience

Co-Founder 2011-Present Tree Riders NYC

• Processed and delivered trees to the homes of hundreds of New York City families.

• Forged partnerships with local businesses to secure cross-promotional opportunities.

• Managed all press and publicity, interaction with the news media, and execution of a social media strategy.

• Collected 1000’s of high quality leads for newsletter campaign and customer follow-up.

• Organized street teams for  yer distribution and lead gen.


Actor & Singer 2004- Present

Goodman Theater, Goodspeed Opera House, New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Hangar Theater, Metropolitan Playhouse, Westchester Broadway Theater, Annenberg Center


Rowan University : B.A. in Theater Performance : Cum Laude 

Media Trained : Guthrie / Mayes Public Relations

BASSET & Illinois FoodHandlers License

Bilingual English and Spanish (Fluent)

Member of Actors’ Equity Association

Interests: Photography cycling, theoretical physics, advanced mathematics, engineering, electronics & technology



Productions Plus, Mosaic, Modern Talent, Ace High Marketing, Assist, B9, Two Dots, ShiftGig, Mustard Lane,