The Tampa Bay Technology Forum (TBTF) is a non-profit professional association serving the technology industry in Tampa Bay. Our membership consists of over 400 companies from University of South Florida, Outback Steakhouse, IBM, Microsoft, Moffitt and University of Tampa to name a few. Our office is located in the Westshore Business District. Visit our website for more information at www.tbtf.org.
Requirements/Necessary Skills for Recruitment:
Are you looking for an excellent opportunity to gain valuable experience in marketing, event management or public relations before you finish college? Then look no further.
The Tampa Bay Technology Forum (TBTF) is seeking an Intern for the 2010 Fall Semester (late August – early December) for approximately 20 hours per week. You will gain valuable real-world experience and develop contacts with industry leaders that could lead to a full-time career when you graduate.
We are seeking a sharp college student who is savvy with social media, has strong copy-writing skills and is a motivated team player. Responsibilities will include:
• Assisting with event planning on programs such as:
o Tech Jam – large fund-raising event with a silent auction, battle of the bands and more.
o Industry Achievement Awards Gala – black-tie awards gala for over 500 people in the business and tech community.
o Numerous monthly educational programs, network events and more for the regional technology industry.
• Copy-writing for e-invitations, website content, press releases, promotional materials and more.
• Assisting with social media such as Facebook, Twitter, Linked In, etc.
• Assisting with marketing campaigns for TBTF programs and services.
Candidates must be a current student studying Marketing, Public Relations, Mass Communications or a related field.
Benefits & Perks:
12-15 Hours Per Week