Tag Archives: Advertising/Marketing/PR

Sports and Entertainment Career Fair – Thursday, 4/11

The seventh annual Sports & Entertainment Career Fair will be held on Thursday, April 11th. This great networking event offers career opportunities for eager professionals and current college students looking to break into the Sports & Entertainment industry. The registration fee includes admission to the career fair as well as a ticket to the Red Sox vs Blue Jays game that evening. Dress code is business professional. 

Click here to purchase your tickets!

Writer, Multi-platform Journalist, Story Analyst with Amazon Studios, and more will be on campus Thursday and Friday!

On Thursday, March 14, seven Middlebury grads who majored in ENAM will return to campus for the English and American Literatures Field Guide. Find out how they went from campus to career.

Program:

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Alumni returning to campus: 

Joshua Axelrod ‘05 
Environmental Law and Policy Consultant, Natural Resource Defense Council 

Angela Evancie ‘09 
Host of Brave Little State Podcast, Vermont Public Radio 

Emily Lackey ‘06 
Freelance Writer 

Shanta Lindo ‘10 
National Director of Career Programs, Posse Foundation 

Chip Franklin ‘02 
Consultant/Principal, Earthworm Advisors 

Paulina Murton ‘03 
Senior Director of Middle School Programs, Breakthrough Greater Boston 

Nike Power ‘14 
Studio Analyst, Amazon Studios 

For more info head to Go/ENAMFieldGuide 

Vermont Employer Highlight: Pictal Health

About Pictal Health

Communicating about your health can be overwhelming, for lots of reasons.

Pictal Health helps patients tell their health stories visually. They help people put together detailed visual timelines, symptom maps, and a neat and organized summary of their health history so that they can see and understand what happened, tell their story with confidence, and work together better with their doctors.

Are you interested in learning more about start-up life? Do you have a business or marketing background? Do you have a personal interest in healthcare? Then consider interning at Pictal Health in Burlington, VT.

Healthcare Startup Internship Open NOW!

A note from the founder:

My name is Katie McCurdy, and I’m currently working as a solo founder of Pictal Health, a start-up to help patients visualize and communicate about their health histories.

I am looking for a self-directed intern to help develop my business strategy and assist with day-to-day marketing and research. This includes:

  • Researching business models and surveying the competitive landscape
  • Market research for target customer segments
  • Researching grant and funding opportunities
  • Helping to plan and strategize about next steps
  • Minor website and social media updates
  • Other needs that might arise

You’ll work with Katie McCurdy out of VCET in Burlington. You will have access to an unlimited supply of chocolate, if that’s your thing. You can learn more about Katie at her website: http://katiemccurdy.com/ and the Pictal Health website: https://www.pictalhealth.com/

Learn more and apply in Handshake! Deadline 5/31.

IRTS Multicultural Career Workshop Thursday, 11/29 – Friday, 11/30 – NYC (Application Due Monday, 10/15)

Now in its 34rd year, the IRTS Multicultural Career Workshop is a two-day conference where attendees will learn about opportunities in digital media, creative production, advertising, research, sales and marketing, while attending a full day of seminars during the Workshop’s first day. On day two, students will then have the chance to meet with human resource professionals from major media companies. Accomplished students from all majors are encouraged to apply.

Participants attend Workshop events free-of-charge.

DATE: Thursday, November 29 & Friday, November 30 LOCATION: New York City

APPLICATIONS DUE: Monday, October 15th

Click here to apply!

Advertising Educational Foundation – More Industry Conversations!

Our popular video interview series, “Industry Conversations”, led by Val DiFebo, Deutsch continues to inspire, engage and inform students and people looking to start their careers in the advertising/marketing industry. We launch the next series today with Susan Credle, Global Chief Creative Officer at FCB Global.

Keep checking aef.com and AEF’s YouTube channel for new episodes appearing each Tuesday in September on aef.com.

  • Episode 6: Susan Credle, Global CCO, FCB Global
  • Episode 7: Don Lane, SVP, Branding and Creative, DraftKings
  • Episode 8: Leilani Brown ’93, Former CMO, Starr Companies and Author, “From Campus to Cubicle”
  • Episode 9: Tracy Keim, VP, Consumer Marketing, 23andMe

Also available are two compilation videos: ‘How to Land a Job in Advertising’ and ‘How Industry Leaders got their Start’.

Koby Altman: Careers in Sports Management- Saturday, September 15

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Koby Altman, Cleveland Cavaliers General Manager and Middlebury ’04, will discuss his background and Career Path through the NBA.

Date: Saturday, September 15

Time: 8:30am-10am (Breakfast will be served)

Location: Kenyon Lounge- Athletic Center

Click here to RSVP for the event!

Kleiner Perkins Fellows Program: Jumpstart Your Career in Silicon Valley

Listed as one of Vault’s Top 5 Internship Programs! Application closes September 30th at 11:59 PM EST.

Over the course of a summer, Kleiner Perkins (KP) Design and Engineering Fellows join KP portfolio companies, where they develop their technical or design skills and are mentored by an executive within the company. Participants in the new Product Fellows program will get the chance to spend a full year working at a Silicon Valley startup.

Fellows will also be invited to attend both private events held by Kleiner Perkins as well as by our portfolio companies, where they can meet other talented engineering and design students, network with luminaries in their respective fields, and explore the San Francisco Bay Area.

At Kleiner Perkins, we partner with the brightest entrepreneurs to turn disruptive ideas into world-changing businesses. We’ve helped build and accelerate growth at pioneering companies like Amazon, Google, Lending Club, Nest, Twitter, Uber, and Mandiant. Kleiner Perkins offers entrepreneurs years of operating experience, puts them at the center of an influential network, and accelerates their companies from success to significance.

Learn more about the Kleiner Perkins Fellows Program in Handshake.