SUMMER INTERN | Auburn, AL.
Duration: May-August 2016
Skills: Writing/Social Media
Therapy Boutique is a retail boutique in downtown Auburn, Alabama. I chose to apply for an internship position with this company because I'm very familiar with social media and wanted to gain knowledge of the behind the scenes of a how a company is run. Being the only public relations intern allowed me to take the reigns of many projects having to do with brand exposure and public relations.
My daily tasks as a summer intern at Therapy Boutique included:
-Writing and putting together public relations campaigns to gain exposure for the company
-Researching new and trendy brands that would add to the style of their store
-Taking product inventory and keeping the floor up to date with new products
Nashville Wine Auction
SUMMER INTERN | Nashville, TN.
Duration: May-August 2017
Skills: Writing/Event Planning
The Nashville Wine Auction is a nonprofit organization that raises money at charity auctions throughout the year. The money raised at these events helps fund the fight against cancer. The money they raise goes to six different organizations around the country. I chose to apply for an internship with this company because like pretty much everyone in the world, cancer has affected those I love and I wanted to make a difference.
My daily tasks as a summer intern at the Nashville Wine Auction included:
-Writing and editing articles for the company's California Collectibles summer catalog
-Becoming familiar with their database 'Greater Giving,' which imported sales and payments
-Taking inventory of the office's belongings and logging them into excel
-Helping plan for and set up the summer event "l'ete du Vin"