Meet The Urbaanite: Monica Jackson

She is a Marketing Manager with Madame Tussauds Nashville (the popular wax museum with all your favorite celebrities on display). Monica is all about bringing new interactive art experiences to the Nashville community through the figures Nadame Tussauds creates. We hope you enjoy meeting this Urbaanite.

Monica Jackson

Company:Madame Tussauds Nashville

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Title: Marketing Manager

How many years have you been in Nashville?
3 years

Tell us what you are creating in Nashville?
Our attraction creates immersive, story-telling, memorable moments. Our attraction is location inside of Opry Mills, and one of our new projects is designing a new, fresh, exciting exterior wall – Entrance 5 of Opry Mills. This exterior wall will showcase our attraction as a must see Nashville tourist attraction.

The other project is launching a new dynamic wax figure 3rd quarter of this year. We are also re-launching our Magic Wand Foundation designated to provide Magic for child that are experiencing serious illness, adversity and/or disability. Our foundation will provide complimentary passes to visit our attraction as a “magical day out. Our attraction is also now open as a venue that can rented for private events.” Lastly, we have ongoing relationships and partnerships launching civic group and youth outings for our attraction.

What inspires you?   
I am inspired by a new day, each day with new adventures, new ideas, new beginnings and new memories to make.

Coffee, lunch, brunch, or happy hour?
Brunch is my favorite!

Describe Nashville in 3 words ? Talent, Emerging, Culture

Favorite Nashville musician, singer or artist?
Bobby Jones Gospel Show on BET

What is your favorite Nashville spot you are digging right now?
Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, Assembly Food Hall, Fifth + Broadway, BATL Axe Throwing, Ole Smoky Bar & Distillery, Extreme Escape Games

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1 Comment

  • Talented, beautiful, engaging, “achiever”! So thrilled to be on the same team. Monica, you are a fabulous addition to Madame Tussauds Nashville and the Merlin Family! Great article.

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