A 4-night series with a mission to provide survival skills and to make professional connections for interns in advertising, media and marketing intern programs.
We'll bring in knowledgeable speakers from all areas of advertising to share their expertise and stories. These summit nights will be hosted at various agencies & companies and will have a focus on themes like: networking etiquette, work/life harmony, project and time management, resume building critique, selling yourself, and making the most of your internship.
Each night will be an opportunity to prepare interns for their first advertising job, to meet one another and to gain a deeper understanding of what it takes to make it in LA's creative and diverse advertising community.
Attend one session or all four, and check back often as we confirm more speakers and details!
- Meet your intern peers
- Learn how to make most of your internship
- Tips for managing up
6:30PM - 9:00PM
Hosted by RED Interactive Agency
3420 Ocean Park Blvd. #2000
Santa Monica, CA 90405
Moderator: Severin Nesselhauf, Director, Content Strategy
Ryan Fey | Co-Founder & Chief Brand Officer, Omelet
Brittany Ritter | Senior Partner, Director at Mindshare
Sam Perlich | Account Executive at xAd, YPC President
Brian Lovell | CEO, RED Interactive
Professionalism in the Workplace
- Networking etiquette
- Authenticity in the workplace
6:30PM - 9:00PM
Hosted by Deutsch LA
5454 Beethoven Street
Los Angeles, CA 90066
Devin Desjarlais | Director of Communications, Omelet
Zachary Rosenberg | President, MBMG
Sepa Sete | VP, Head of People + Admin, Innocean USA
Karin Shaer | TBWA
Kristi VandenBosch | Chief Digital Officer, MXM
Jeff White | Partner, Chief Marketing Officer, Deutsch
- Project management
- Time management
Wednesday, 7/13 | 6:30PM - 9:00PM
Hosted by Yahoo!
12179 Bluff Creek Dr.
Los Angeles, CA 90094
Don Lupo | SVP, Director of Digital Production
Jodi Greenstein | HR Director, Mindshare
Lisa Tanner | VP Account Director, RPA
Jim Baudino | VP of Business Development, Merry Jane Media
How to Sell Yourself
Wednesday, 7/20 | 6:30PM - 9:00PM
Hosted by RPA
2525 Colorado Ave.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Moderator: Laura Small | Associate Director of Human Resources, RPA
Sara Michelson, VP, Senior Human Resources Manager, Deutsch Advertising
Meaghan Dost, Associate Director of Recruiting, CP+B
Andrea Lance, Talent Manager, RPA
Katie Grosvenor, City Manager, Creative Circle
Heidi Williams, SVP, Director of HR, Dailey
Andrea Lance | RPA
Lindsay Nakayama | RPA
Shari Chapman | 180LA
Diana Sithiyopasakul | Eclipse
Katie Grosvenor | Creative Circle
Heidi Espejo | Edelman PR
Gabby Gonzalez | Maxus
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