9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
How to Take Your Career to New Heights
9:30 - 10:15 a.m.
Looking to take that next step in your career? No matter what stage you’re in, learn how to position yourself for promotions or that next opportunity in your profession. This session will give you expert advice on how to make sure you’re prepared.
Brittney Quarles, local sales manager and internship coordinator, Radio One Inc.
Rita Marcocci, vice president and general sales manager, Fox Television Stations Inc.
Moderator: Candace Anderson, vice president and senior Human Resources business partner, The E.W. Scripps Company
Networking for Success
10:30 - 11:15 a.m.
Make the connections you need to get to your next job. This session is for newbies and seasoned professionals looking brush up on their networking skills. Gain insight into the networking process including tips on how to “work the room,” approach key individuals, establish meaningful contacts and master the art of small talk. These industry experts will give you the confidence and tools to shine in any networking event.
James Robinson, vice president, Sales, iHeartMedia Inc.
Amanda Hull, general sales manager, Hearst Television Stations Inc.
Gregory Pretko, vice president and regional director, Southern Stone Communication
Kortni Alston, lecturer of mass communication, Georgia College
Charting Your Career Path: How to Determine the Next Step in Your Career
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.