Missy Byrd

Account Manager

Missy was born and raised a Louisiana gal. She moved to New Orleans to attend Tulane University and quickly fell in love with the vibrant city. She earned a dual degree in Marketing and Management Consulting where she focused on various topics from consumer behavior to relationship marketing. Missy loves helping businesses launch, grow, and rebrand – she thrives in collaborative environments and is passionate about everything from strategic marketing to business development. Before joining the Deep Fried family, she worked as a Freelance Marketing Consultant for several small local businesses.

When she’s not writing client proposals you can find her trying out the latest and greatest restaurants in the city. She loves Jazz Fest late night shows and is constantly on the search for the best Bloody Mary in town. She loves exploring the big easy and taking polaroids of the beautiful architecture. Who Dat?!

Staff Q&A

FAVORITE WEBSITE?
Eater
FAVORITE BRAND?
Brandless
FAVORITE FOOD?
Anything Spicy! (Especially Ramen)
IF YOU COULD HAVE DINNER WITH ANYONE IN THE WORLD, WHO WOULD IT BE?
Ellen Degeneres
FAVORITE SMELL?
When it first starts to rain
IF YOU CAME TO MY HOUSE FOR DINNER, I’D PREPARE:
A killer charcuterie board
FAVORITE APP?
Instagram is life
NAME YOUR PETS
My air plants are my pets…