Posted: January 16, 2015 by joshuasites in Events, Jobs
Sponsored by Cox Media Group
Atlanta, Georgia
Application Deadline:  
Sunday, January 25th, midnight EST
The Business of Media: Rewarding Career Tracks Explained with a Networking Opportunity to Pursue Them. This year the conference will feature exciting opportunities within DIGITAL. 
Greetings & Please Share!
The IRTS Foundation invites outstanding junior, senior, graduate students and recent graduates to apply now for a chance to attend the 2014 IRTS Atlanta Career Day sponsored by Cox Media Group.

Since many of you are just returning for the semester, we have extended the deadline.
Applications Due: Sunday, January 25, 2015 APPLY NOW!
To learn more & to download an application click here:
A multicultural career workshop designed to provide students in-depth insight into the exciting, evolving media industry, as well as concrete career advice for a competitive edge. Accomplished students from all majors (including business, sales, marketing, math, computer science, communications, etc.) are encouraged to apply.
PROGRAM: Learn about the various career opportunities available within a major, diversified company such as Cox Media Group. This year, the conference will take a close look at the business side of CMG, focusing on exciting opportunities in areas that include sales, digital, marketing and research.
The day will include morning panels followed by afternoon networking and interviews with company representatives.
Applicants who are selected to attend the Career Day will:
  • Gain an understanding about how the various divisions of Cox Media Group work together to become a successful enterprise.
  • Receive career planning advice and professional tips from company executives
  • Interview with company representatives for possible jobs, internships, or general career advice.
  • Hone networking skills while interacting with a broad range of industry professionals.
COST: Participants attend the Career Day free-of-charge. Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.
All students will be responsible for their own travel to and from the Career Day. 
NOTE: Students who are accepted are required to attend the entire day, 8:00am – 5:00pm.
IRTS Foundation
The IRTS Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, which brings together the wisdom and power of today’s leaders to train and educate the next generation of media and communication professionals through its many educational programs and diversity initiatives. IRTS programs ensure that our business reaches its highest potential in this exciting digital age.
Cox Media Group, Inc. is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company that includes the national advertising rep firms of Cox Reps. With $1.8 billion in revenue, the company operations include 15 broadcast television stations and one local cable channel, 85 radio stations, eight daily newspapers and more than a dozen non-daily publications, and more than 100 digital services. Additionally, CMG owns and operates Valpak, one of the leading direct marketing companies in North America.

Cox Media Group looks to attract individuals who possess a positive attitude, a strong desire to learn and win, the willingness to work hard to achieve goals and the ability to persuade and motivate people to action. Quite often entry level opportunities are in sales and research. CMG offers extensive training and an unmatched benefits program, while the corporate culture is one that is a very positive, creative team environment where people can add value to the business, their local communities, and grow and thrive!

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