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Melony Roy

roy melony 300 Melony RoyMelony Roy is the Social Media editor for KYW Newsradio 1060, supervising the station’s Twitter, Facebook, and other interactive media efforts, as well as reporting social media trends on-air.

She joined the station in October 2005 as a desk assistant, where she worked behind the scenes on story production, including as producer for a one-on-one interview with presidential candidate Barack Obama.

Melony is also the executive producer of hearPHILLY.com, an online radio station dedicated to fun in the city.

A native of Camden, NJ, Melony received a bachelor’s degree in communications from Seton Hall University.  She is a member of Alpha Gamma Delta sorority and the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ).

Melony is a pop culture enthusiast who in her spare time enjoys reading, traveling, shopping, live music, and watching TV. She resides in the Philadelphia area.

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Social Media Today: Paper Update, Twitter Hack?, Facebook Messanger

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

03/05/2014

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Social Media Today: Log Cabins, New Billionaires, Drones

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

03/04/2014

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Social Media Today: Oscars Retweets, Interns, Ask.FM

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

03/03/2014

FILE PHOTO (credit: Chris Lee)

The Philadelphia Orchestra: ‘Fauré’s Requiem’

The Philadelphia Orchestra presents “Fauré’s Requiem” from March 13th through the 15th at the Kimmel Center for Performing Arts.

03/01/2014

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Social Media Today: Facebook Algorithms, Reddit Test, Messenger Dropped

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

02/27/2014

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Social Media Today: Facebook Email, New Address & Questlove

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/25/2014

MENLO PARK, CA - FEBRUARY 01: A sign with the 'like' symbol stands in front of the Facebook headquarters on February 1, 2012 in Menlo Park, California.  (Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

South Jersey Theater On Facebook’s Small Business Council

The Eagle Theatre in Hammonton is one of Facebook’s most successful small business advertisers.

02/25/2014

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Social Media Today: Facebook Reverses, LinkedIn Revamps & Adds Feature

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

02/24/2014

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Social Media Today: YouTube Changes, Whisper Suit, Rejection Tweets

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/21/2014

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Social Media Today: WhatsApp, Heart Surgery, More Binge-Watching

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/20/2014

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Social Media Today: LinkedIn, Flickr, And Mashtags

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/19/2014

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Social Media Today: STD Network, Another IPO, ‘Dead’ Ratings

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/18/2014

(Arthur "?uestlove" Thompson, at lectern, is joined in the Mayor's City Hall reception room by fellow Roots bandmember Tariq "Black Thought" Trotter, left; Mayor Nutter, partially hidden; and Philadelphia city representative Melanie Johnson.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Jimmy Fallon Debuts With Philadelphia-Grown House Band

The Roots have served as the house band on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, which aired at 12:35 in the morning, since that show’s premiere in 2009.

02/18/2014

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Social Media Today: Gender Changes, Fan-In-Chief, #OpenInPHL

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/14/2014

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Candidates Vie For Flower Show Social Media Host Position At Live Auditions

The “Green Room” will be the social media hub at this year’s Flower Show. The Horticulture Society used social media to search for a host.

02/14/2014

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