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Taylor

Organization:
Taylor 
10150 Mallard Creek Road, Suite 300
Charlotte, NC 28262

Supervisor: 
Name: Katie Zach
Title: Account Supervisor 
Email: kzach@taylorpr.com 
Phone: 704-409-7712

Type of Organization:
 Agency  Media Organization  Governmental Agency  Educational  Not-For-Profit  Manufacturer, Retailer or Service  Other

Major Recommended for Position : 
 Advertising  Public Relations  Visual Communications  Broadcast Journalism  Print Journalism  Mass Communications Concentration

Pay:
Paid position, college credit if applicable

Term: 
Fall Spring Summer

Duties of Intern:
Why Taylor? If you are eager to learn, motivated to succeed, and are looking for an internship that will put you on a public relations career path, Taylor may be the place for you. Our interns receive one-on-one time with top executives, learn strong media placements skills, attend and participate in events, and get hands-on experience in all key aspects of the public relations business. About Taylor: Taylor is a mid-sized independent agency specializing in lifestyle and sports public relations headquartered in New York City with offices in Charlotte, N.C., Los Angeles, Chicago, and London, England. The agency creates and executes PR programs for some of the world's leading consumer companies, and specific areas of expertise include: motor sports, consumer products, food and beverage, sports associations, leveraging corporate sponsorships, and event marketing. Learn more about us at www.taylorpr.com. Internship Overview: This program will provide interns with an opportunity to get real world experience within the public relations industry, as they work alongside Supervisors and Account Executives on various exciting projects. As a way to provide training in multi-tasking and developing communication skills, interns will work on projects such as researching and writing press releases, updating news clippings, creating and updating media lists, assisting with event publicity, conducting media outreach, attending media events such as satellite media tours, press conferences and in-studio client appearances, and taking part in creative brainstorm sessions. Internships take place in ten week sessions, beginning on or around September 15, 2008 for the fall session. Additional internship positions are available starting in January / February for the spring session and June for the summer session.

Skills Required for Internship:
Qualifications: Ideal candidates are college graduates or seniors working towards their degree in public relations, with some interest or background in sports. Communications, journalism and other marketing related majors will also be considered. Candidates will be required to interview with the Taylor internship director via phone and/or in person. The internship position is full time, 40 hours per week. Deadline: Applications for fall internships must be received by August 31. Compensation: Paid position, college credit if applicable How To Apply: Please fax, mail or email a cover letter and resume to the contact below. Contact Information: Katie Zach Taylor 10150 Mallard Creek Road, Suite 300 Charlotte, NC 28262 Email: kzach@taylorpr.com Phone: 704-548-8556 Fax: 704-548-0873