The Media Sales Academy is a three-day program designed to expose undergraduate students to the business of media and provide introductory training in the specifics of media sales.
Over the course of the program, students will learn how to become multi-screen marketing experts, using the power of radio, television, web and mobile to solve marketing challenges for local businesses.
Professionals in the industry will teach students how to think and act like account executives and guide them through the process of creating a successful sales pitch as part of their marketing plan. Students will then present their pitch to a room of industry hiring managers.
The program will conclude with a career event where students can compete for internships with media companies from around the country.
Who Should Apply?
College sophomores, juniors and seniors with a background or interest in sales, marketing, advertising, and/or communications.