Shannon May, Freelance Marketing Consultant

Marketing consultant. iced coffee drinker. adventure-seeker.


Shannon May is a Freelance Marketing Consultant based in the U.S.A. with 7+ years of Integrated Marketing experience. Most recently, Shannon was an Account Management Consultant for Global Prairie, a U.S. marketing agency with a five-member team in Berlin. The six-month position supported their main client Bayer, a German company with an international presence. In Germany, she assisted with the client relationships, creative briefings, project timelines, and budgets for internal videos, decks, articles, printed materials, an office makeover, and a corporate volunteer event. 

Before working abroad, Shannon served as a Consultant for Kampgrounds of America (KOA) at their corporate office in Montana. During this time, she oversaw the competitive research, social media strategy, and content creation for KOA's national digital marketing channels.

Shannon also worked 3.5 years at Grey Advertising in New York City. Starting as a PR Intern, she quickly worked her way up to a Senior Account Executive role on the Activation team. While there, Shannon managed highly successful integrated marketing campaigns, promotions, and events for 20+ clients, including Canon, HSBC Bank, and the National Football League, and worked with Hollywood talent including Jamie Foxx, Ron Howard, and Eva Longoria. Shannon began her career as a Community Manager for Twin America, a travel and tourism company, where she was the social media voice of New York's iconic, red double-decker tour buses.

A Florida native, Shannon graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration. She loves to travel – having spent two months backpacking around Europe last summer. She also enjoys spending time in the great outdoors, taking photographs, making YouTube videos, and practicing the German language.