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Brand Central Group Creative/Design Intern

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Location: 
Los Angeles
Semester: 
Spring 2015
Unpaid: 
Yes

“Named Top 10 Licensing Agency for the past 5 years.”

Founded in 2001, Brand Central LLC is a premiere global brand licensing and consultancy agency that provides comprehensive business solutions in the areas of brand extensions, brand creation, and brand acquisitions to some of the world’s most recognized brands. The company provides full service strategic business development, creative design, retail development and property extensions. For more information, please visit www.brandcentralgroup.com

We work with some of the biggest brands across every industry:
Food & Beverage: Dr. Pepper Snapple Group, Krispy Kreme, The Cronut
Entertainment: MasterChef & MasterChef Jr., The Apprentice
Lifestyle/Fashion: drybar, Virgin Galactic, Gaiam, Cupcakes & Cashmere, Dwell
And many more!

Internship Program Overview:
The Brand Central Spring internship will offer college students the opportunity to:
• Work within the dynamic environment of Brand Central where they will learn about the company’s approach to brand development, licensing programs, and retail development
• Build valuable skills necessary to thrive within today’s competitive business world
• Become a valuable asset to the company by working on meaningful projects
• Work across various industries: Entertainment, Media, Music, Food & Beverage, Fashion, Tech, etc.

Internship Duties: 

Brand Central is looking for dynamic, innovative students who can recognize upcoming trends and think creatively.

* Creative/Design interns must be proficient in ADOBE Creative Suite and submit a portfolio or samples as part of the application.

Internship Duties and Responsibilities:
• Train, shadow and work with a designated employee within each department
• Attend and participate in department meetings and new business pitches
• As a global licensing agency, Brand Central is always searching for the next big brand, trend, or sensation to add to our company’s portfolio.
• Retail Tours: Learn about the current retail landscape and product placement of brands by visiting retail locations as “store checks” for industry research.
• Trade Shows: If there’s an opportunity to attend a local tradeshow, interns will get a sneak peek into a particular industry, its top players and how we work with them to secure new deals for our clients.
• The Creative/Design intern will manage social media, assist with the development of our new website, help with trend reports for; as well as assist in designing brand decks and packaging mock-ups.

Benefits & Perks: 

Company Culture:
• Boutique agency with big ideas and entrepreneurial thinking
• Brand Central maintains a comfortable, positive environment
• Access and visibility to senior level executives throughout the company
• Casual office attire

The Facts:
• This is an unpaid internship, only available for course credit
• Centrally located in West Los Angeles and close to the 405 and 10 Fwy
• Free parking
• We offer flexible hours to work with your school schedule
• Office Hours: Monday - Friday 9AM-5PM

Past interns have gone on to work for the following industries:
Licensing & Branding Agencies, Entertainment Studios, Marketing & Advertising Firms, Fashion & Retail Companies

If you are interested in this internship, please send a resume to info@brandcentralgroup.com, indicating INTERN: CREATIVE/DESIGN* in the subject line.
*Creative/Design applicants must submit a portfolio or samples of their recent works as well as a resume.

Brand Central Group Licensing & Marketing Intern

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Location: 
Los Angeles
Semester: 
Spring 2015
Unpaid: 
Yes

“Named Top 10 Licensing Agency for the past 5 years.”

Founded in 2001, Brand Central LLC is a premiere global brand licensing and consultancy agency that provides comprehensive business solutions in the areas of brand extensions, brand creation, and brand acquisitions to some of the world’s most recognized brands. The company provides full service strategic business development, creative design, retail development and property extensions. For more information, please visit www.brandcentralgroup.com

We work with some of the biggest brands across every industry:
Food & Beverage: Dr. Pepper Snapple Group, Krispy Kreme, The Cronut
Entertainment: MasterChef & MasterChef Jr., The Apprentice
Lifestyle/Fashion: drybar, Virgin Galactic, Gaiam, Cupcakes & Cashmere, Dwell
And many more!

Internship Program Overview:
The Brand Central Spring internship will offer college students the opportunity to:
• Work within the dynamic environment of Brand Central where they will learn about the company’s approach to brand development, licensing programs, and retail development
• Build valuable skills necessary to thrive within today’s competitive business world
• Become a valuable asset to the company by working on meaningful projects
• Work across various industries: Entertainment, Media, Music, Food & Beverage, Fashion, Tech, etc.

Internship Duties: 

Brand Central is looking for dynamic, innovative students who can recognize upcoming trends and think creatively.

Internship Duties and Responsibilities:
• Train, shadow and work with a designated employee within each department
• Attend and participate in department meetings and new business pitches
• As a global licensing agency, Brand Central is always searching for the next big brand, trend, or sensation to add to our company’s portfolio.
• Retail Tours: Learn about the current retail landscape and product placement of brands by visiting retail locations as “store checks” for industry research.
• Trade Shows: If there’s an opportunity to attend a local trade show, interns will get a sneak peek into a particular industry, its top players and how we work with them to secure new deals for our clients.

Benefits & Perks: 

Company Culture:
• Boutique agency with big ideas and entrepreneurial thinking
• Brand Central maintains a comfortable, positive environment
• Access and visibility to senior level executives throughout the company
• Casual office attire

The Facts:
• This is an unpaid internship, only available for course credit
• Centrally located in West Los Angeles and close to the 405 and 10 Fwy
• Free parking
• We offer flexible hours to work with your school schedule
• Office Hours: Monday - Friday 9AM-5PM

Past interns have gone on to work for the following industries:
Licensing & Branding Agencies, Entertainment Studios, Marketing & Advertising Firms, Fashion & Retail Companies

If you are interested in this internship, please send a resume to info@brandcentralgroup.com, indicating INTERN: LICENSING & MARKETING in the subject line.

Fashion Flash

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Location: 
Culver City
Semester: 
Winter 2015
Unpaid: 
Yes
Industry: 

Fashion Flash is a third party distributor of fashion and general merchandise. Our speciality is to sell to online retailers as well as direct to consumer. Fashion Flash is based in Culver City California.

Internship Duties: 

Interns must be organized self starter with excellent communication and computer skills. We are looking for 2 interns who can build line sheets using excel and photoshop. This job will also include creating detailed descriptions of many items that will be listed on our customers websites as well as our own. Photography skills are a plus

Intern Shoedazzle

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Location: 
El Segundo
Semester: 
Spring 2015
Unpaid: 
Yes

In 2009, ShoeDazzle created a new way to spoil women who love fashion and lust after shoes, because we believe style is a way of life, deeply personal, and should always be fun. Today, millions of women get their personalized fashion fix from us, with access to top trends, style inspiration, and world-class service.

Internship Duties: 

ShoeDazzle, ShoeDazzle.com, is looking for interns to work 2-5 days a week, to support the public relations department in day-to-day tasks and larger scale projects for Spring 2014

Intern duties will include, but are not limited to:

• Assist with new sample inventory, sample send outs, trafficking and returns
• Assist with creating line sheets for product pitching
• Ship samples and product requests
• Maintain the organization of the PR samples
• Assisting with event coordination as necessary
• Assisting with creating and sending out mailers for gifting initiatives
• Track and clip editorial placements
• Research projects as necessary

We are looking for interns with an interest in fashion public relations and who are detail-oriented, organized, motivated, and have a desire to learn. We would like candidates to commit 2-5 full days (10 am – 6 pm) a week. This internship is offered in exchange for academic credit only; applicants who will not receive credit will not be eligible to participate.
Please email cover letters and resumes to pr@shoedazzle.com.

PR Internship/ALAB GROUP

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Location: 
Manhattan
Semester: 
Winter 2015
Stipend: 
Yes

ALAB GROUP offers fully integrated marketing, PR, communication, creative, and business-development consultancy services to give its clients the most value-added opportunities. By layering diverse channels of communication (both traditional and non-traditional), combined with creative imagery, ALAB GROUP creates strong points of view and ultimate brand experiences.

Internship Duties: 

ALAB GROUP is looking for a dynamic out of the box individual who can join our PR & integrated marketing team starting December/January 2015 and for a minimum commitment of 3 months.

This individual will support the team in the following role:
• Sample trafficking
• Assist with market research & take part in brainstorming meetings and creative/concept development
• Liaison with media contacts in both print and online to fulfill requests for product information, samples and images
• Lend support to team in informing the media of new product introductions, company initiatives and announcements
• Assist in organization and execution of events
• Additional administrative work and organizational tasks

We are a small team looking for someone to compliment ALAB’s unique mentality. We value your creative ideas, opinions, and hard work! We will teach you the ropes and in return hope you can grow with us!

Those enthusiastic about the position and interested in learning more should apply.

*Stipend can be provided. College credit can also be coordinated.

Benefits & Perks: 

- Mentorship by CEO
- Hands on experience with contribution to brainstorm sessions, events, etc.
- Invites to events

Spring Internship with Wise & Company

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Location: 
New York
Semester: 
Spring 2015
Unpaid: 
Yes

Wise & Company is a special events firm that specializes in planning and executing high-profile events in the entertainment, fashion and media industries. Our clients include Glamour and GQ magazines, the Tribeca Film Festival, Focus Features, Paramount Pictures, Lacoste and many more. We are looking for an intern to help us prepare for and manage our events during spring 2015.

Internship Duties: 

This position is located in New York City and is ideal for students interested in event planning and management.

Intern will work closely with Wise & Company staff to execute a variety of events such as movie premieres, fashion shows and award shows. Tasks and responsibilities will include (but are not limited to):

• Event RSVP list management
• Coordinating event staffing and overseeing staff on site
• Managing event mailing and guest communication
• Location scouting and vendor research
• Managing event logistics, including set up, etc.
• General office support

Requirements:
• Must be enrolled in college in New York City
• Must be available for in-person interview
• Must have reliable transportation to Wise & Company office each day he/she is working
• Must receive school credit for internship – internship is unpaid
• Must be willing to sign Wise & Company confidentiality agreement

Skill Requirements:
• Proficiency in Excel and Word; proficiency in FileMaker PRO a plus
• VERY comfortable on Mac
• Excellent communication skills
• Previous work or internship experience
• Sophomore, junior or senior standing – no college graduates or freshmen
• Understanding of media and entertainment industries a plus

Our ideal candidate is…
• Able to work independently and be productive during his or her time in the office
• Professional in demeanor, dress and communication with others
• Ready to be an integral part of a small team
• Eager to learn about the entertainment, media and event planning industries
• Able to keep up in a fast-paced environment

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to lyon@wiseandcomp.com.

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Virtual
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Location: 
virtual
Semester: 
Spring 2015
Expenses Covered: 
Yes

innovating ahead of the curve...

Internship Duties: 

INTERNSHIP DUTIES:
Must be:
--organized
--a multi-tasker
--a fast-learner
--computer-literate (Microsoft Office, Word, Excel)

--PhotoShop is a MUST
--phone skills are a must

IMPORTANT : Must be able to receive college credit!

You will be responsible for:
*Compiling press kits
*Updating Social Media
*Mailing Samples
*Updating media contact lists and databases
*Some Writing press materials
*Event research
*Working with entertainment managers, pr firms, agents, networks
*Brainstorming PR/ Marketing strategies
*Experience with keynote / powerpoint and wordpress is a must

Benefits & Perks: 

VIP event access
High End Gifting Products

Spring Studio/Production Intern Deborah Pagani

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Location: 
New York
Semester: 
Spring 2015
Stipend: 
Yes

Deborah Pagani is a luxury fashion fine jewelry brand launched in New York by Deborah Pagani in 2008. Deborah Pagani was born out of the idea to provide women with fine jewelry that broke the mold on what she was used to seeing, but still maintain the facets of sophistication, elegance and femininity.
Since its inception, Deborah Pagani has been recognized around the world for redefining the standards in fine jewelry and has set trends in pairing old world craftsmanship with modern design and luxury.

Deborah Pagani is carried around the world in premiere luxury retailers such as Barneys New York and Luisa Via Roma.

Internship Duties: 

Studio/production interns have the opportunity to learn every side of the business and be a part of a close-knit team working to grow and expand the Deborah Pagani brand. Past interns have been able to tailor internship learnings to their interests in the luxury fashion market. Intern duties are to assist Sales and Public Relations teams on a variety of projects including, but not limited to the following:

-Weekly production and distributions
-Opportunity to create graphics for holiday events
-Help with biannual Paris Fashion Week presentations and Press days
-Help with Planning/Production on trunkshows and sales related events
-Sample trafficking to Editors and Celebrity Stylists
-Assist with showroom appointments and basic administrative tasks
-Opportunity to interact with members of the creative/design team to learn the design process and help with mood boards, etc.

Qualifications:
-Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word required.
-Knowledge of Photoshop, InDesign and CMS preferred.
-Understanding of the luxury fashion market preferred.

Benefits & Perks: 

Opportunity for employment for exceptional interns, but is not guaranteed (we’re rooting for you!)

Spring PR/Social Media Intern Deborah Pagani

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Location: 
New York
Semester: 
Spring 2015
Stipend: 
Yes

Deborah Pagani is a luxury fashion fine jewelry brand launched in New York by Deborah Pagani in 2008. Deborah Pagani was born out of the idea to provide women with fine jewelry that broke the mold on what she was used to seeing, but still maintain the facets of sophistication, elegance and femininity.
Since its inception, Deborah Pagani has been recognized around the world for redefining the standards in fine jewelry and has set trends in pairing old world craftsmanship with modern design and luxury.

Deborah Pagani is carried around the world in premiere luxury retailers such as Barneys New York and Luisa Via Roma.

Internship Duties: 

PR/social media interns have the opportunity to learn every side of the business and be a part of a close-knit team working to grow and expand the Deborah Pagani brand. Past interns have been able to tailor internship learnings to their interests in the luxury fashion market. Intern duties are to assist Sales and Public Relations teams on a variety of projects including, but not limited to the following:

-Weekly production and distributions
-Opportunity to create graphics for holiday events
-Help with biannual Paris Fashion Week presentations and Press days
-Help with Planning/Production on trunkshows and sales related events
-Sample trafficking to Editors and Celebrity Stylists
-Assist with showroom appointments and basic administrative tasks
-Opportunity to interact with members of the creative/design team to learn the design process and help with mood boards, etc.

Qualifications:
-Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word required.
-Knowledge of Photoshop, InDesign and CMS preferred.
-Understanding of the luxury fashion market preferred.

Benefits & Perks: 

Opportunity for employment for exceptional interns, but is not guaranteed (we’re rooting for you!)

Shelter PR

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Location: 
Beverly Hills
Semester: 
Summer 2015
Unpaid: 
Yes

We are passionate public relations experts that specialize in entertainment, music, cause marketing, fashion, lifestyle and pop culture. We offer a range of services from strategic approach to media relations for talent, entertainment properties, brands and charities.

Internship Duties: 

Based in Beverly Hills, Shelter PR’s internship program offers college students the opportunity to learn and develop the skills necessary for a successful career in the public relations field. Intern candidates must have good communication/people skills, strong writing skills, be comfortable speaking on the phone, creativity, and have a genuine interest in public relations. Current students studying PR, journalism, marketing, or communications are preferred.

Activities include:
Monitoring industry and client news

Creating press coverage reports

Building and maintaining press lists
Drafting press materials such as press releases, bios and/or fact sheets
Participate in account brainstorms and team meetings
Monitoring editorial calendars
Provide general administrative support
Researching and building media lists
Coordinating editorial coverage results
Ideal candidates are positive, energetic, trustworthy and driven. This is a great opportunity to gain hands-on public relations experience in a friendly and energetic atmosphere.

Applicants must be in school and able to receive school credit for the internship.

Roughly 12-15 hours a week.

Must have your own form of transportation.

We are specifically looking for LA central interns who are juniors/seniors from four year Universities.