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Want to learn about Public Relations and the Communications Industry?

Prosek Partners will share industry knowledge and insight regarding corporate communications, integrated marketing, media relations, crisis & issues communications, and their work with the financial services industry.

In addition, they currently have several internship and job opportunities posted in Handshake!

Prosek Partners is among the largest independent public relations firms in the U.S., and one of the few domestic, mid-size firms that offers global capabilities through its London office and international network. Specializing in providing a full range of communications solutions to financial and professional services companies, the firm delivers an unexpected level of passion, creativity and marketing savvy. Prosek Partners’ “Unboxed Communications” approach brings breakthrough ideas to every client engagement.

Services include digital and traditional media relations, financial communications, investor relations, crisis communications and issues management, digital marketing, creative services, media training, editorial services and publishing, branded entertainment, and graphic design. Prosek Partners has been named an Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Company; was ranked No. 5 (by revenue) among U.S. financial PR firms by O’Dwyer’s; and placed No. 11 in the U.S. and No. 20 globally in the merger market League Tables of PR Advisors. The agency was also named a “Top Place to Work in PR” by PR News, and a Holmes Report Agency of the Year. Prosek Partners is a certified Minority- and Women-Owned Business.

Date: Monday, February 24
Time: 1:45pm – 2:45pm
Location: ADK Coltrane

Click here to RSVP for the event in handshake!

Click here to schedule your 1:1 chat with representatives after their session!

Paid Digital Media Production Fellow Job on campus

Essential Functions:
The Communications and Marketing Fellowship Program is for students interested in media production and journalism that want to get hands-on experience creating content in a professional work environment. Fellows are assigned to teams and become experts in digital storytelling. They produce real work that is distributed to our large audience and leave with a strong portfolio.

General Responsibilities:
Digital Media Production Fellows spend their time creating videos and other forms of digital content including podcasting and VR for entities across the institution. This content can vary from short for social media segments for Instagram to long-form in-depth storytelling on a specific class or research project being promoted in the Middlebury Newsroom or MiddleburyMagazine.com.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
● A passion for storytelling through digital media
● Eager to contribute story ideas and new ways of thinking
● A strong understanding and active engagement on social media platforms
● Ability to work quickly and collaboratively with a fast-paced team
Experience:
● Experience with video editing software — preferably Adobe Premiere Pro
● Experience shooting video on smartphones, DSLR or Mirrorless cameras

Click here to learn more about this opportunity and to apply through the Student Employment Office!

Media and Marketing (Remote) Internship with St. Paul Wellness Startup

Are you visually creative and have strong language skills? Are you self-motivated? Do you enjoy creating and editing film? Do you have experience building website or social media content? Are you passionate about health, exercise, nutrition, or neuroscience?

Mind and Movement Fitness wants you to join our team as a media, marketing, and film editing intern. Even if you didn’t say “yes” to all of the above, but are very intrigued by an opportunity where you can develop these skills, send us your resume! Mind and Movement Fitness is a small, Minnesota-based wellness startup with big aspirations. We are seeking Middlebury College interns who can bring their creative view and problem-solving ideas to the table.

Interns will participate in the following:

  • Filming and editing exercise videos for web publication
  • Writing and editing website content
  • Uploading and managing cloud content
  • Developing and implementing online marketing strategies
  • Contributing to company social media profile
  • Researching neuroscience and health journals and uploading relevant content to website

Anticipate 10-12 hours per week with flexible start and end dates and the ability to work remotely.  Position has potential to become paid in the future if you are a good fit!

If interested, please send your resume and cover letter with relevant video editing, website development, and marketing experience to Alison Weinlaeder ‘06 alison.weinlaeder@gmail.com or mindandmovementfitness@gmail.com

Advertising Educational Foundation’s New Marketing Realities Symposium – watch all presentations on aef.com

AEF recently held its annual Symposium as a kick-off session to ANA’s Masters of Marketing Conference. The topic of “New Marketing Realities: The Intersection of Technology and Culture” was examined by a group of industry pros and academicians. The keynote presentation was given by Neal Arthur, Wieden + Kennedy.  Master of Ceremonies, Paul Kurnit, Pace University also led a panel discussion with Carole Irgang, IBM; Husani Oakley, Deutsch; Lee-An Finlay, Acceleration, a Wunderman Thompson Company; and Kai Wright, Columbia University. Click here to view the full presentations now.

Career Conversation with David Ellis ’09 on Thursday, May 9!

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!

Date: Thursday, May 9

Time: 5:30pm – 6:30pm

Location: Ross Fireplace Lounge

Click here to RSVP!

Sports and Entertainment Career Fair – Tuesday, April 7

The annual Sports & Entertainment Career Fair will be held on Tuesday, April 7. 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 Rays game that evening. Dress code is business professional. Please bring copies of your resume.

Click here to learn more about this opportunity and to purchase 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