David Ellis is currently a Product Marketing Manager at Microsoft where he is helping to grow Microsoft’s cloud business. David currently serves as a Middlebury Alumni Association board member, as the diversity liaison, where he has been helping to drive several initiatives between Middlebury and Alumni of Color. Prior to Microsoft, David was the Director of Brand Strategy, Advertising and Digital at Starr Companies, a global insurance and investments organization. Before joining Starr, David helped launch Sunny Field Entertainment, a production company that had a first look deal with Paramount Pictures. Prior to Sunny Field, David worked for International Creative Management, a talent agency whose clients included Drake, Beyoncé, Eminem, Al Pacino and Samuel L. Jackson. David started off his Hollywood career at Universal Pictures as an undergraduate intern during his final J-Term at Middlebury. David graduated from the University of Michigan Ross School of Business in 2018 with an MBA. He graduated from Middlebury in 2009 with a BA in Film & Media and minor in Economics.
Please join us for a career conversation with David Ellis ’09. Pick up your dinner and join us in Ross Fireplace Lounge!
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.
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
a start-up to help patients visualize and communicate about their health
I am looking for a self-directed intern to help develop my
business strategy and assist with day-to-day marketing and research. This
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/
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.
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”