Summer Series Schedule



Maximizing Mentor/Mentee Relationships:
Hosted by ViacomCBS

Tuesday, July 7, 2020

4 p.m. EDT

This session will delve into the various aspects of the mentor/mentee relationship, including benefits, expectations, accountability and best practices for success. Additionally, panelists will share insights into their current role, career path, and past mentor/mentee experiences. Moderator: Gerald Yarborough, Associate Art Director, Nickelodeon, ViacomCBS

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Careers in Marketing & Advertising – Video Investment:
Hosted by Horizon Media 

Thursday, July 9, 2020

3 p.m. EDT

This session will focus on Video Investments, including day-to-day operations, negotiating ad placements, and executing television/video media campaigns. Attendees will meet and engage with the Horizon Media team, gain insights into how they can prepare for a successful career in marketing & advertising, and get their questions answered.

Presenters include: Garth Tiedje (EVP, Video Investments), Rachel Baker (SVP, Next Investment), Jaime Berghorn (Senior Investor), Dylan Bluestone (Assistant Video Investor, Horizon Next), Verónica Grech (Assistant Video Investor), Luke Reyes-Guerra-Dunn (Assistant Video Investor, Sports), and Matthew Winiarski (Assistant Video Investor)

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Case Competition
Hosted by Hearst 

Thursday, July 9, 2020

12 p.m. – 5 p.m. EDT

The competition offers students the opportunity to sharpen their critical thinking, analytical, communication, and presentation skills.

Students will be divided into teams and tasked with developing a strategy to address a business challenge provided by Hearst. Each team will present to company stakeholders.

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