Interested in Sports Marketing? Take a Look at Octagon
Octagonis the global sports and entertainment content marketing arm of the Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG) and a pioneer and thought leader in sports and music and entertainment sponsorship consulting, athlete & personality representation and management, talent procurement, event management and hospitality.
Our more than 800 employees around the world enjoy dynamic, professional careers and growth opportunities in an environment that reinforces our guiding principle of Passion, Engagement and Results.
We also pride ourselves on an extensive year-roundinternship programthat offers recent graduates or current students an introduction to the world of sports marketing.
Click on the link below to view all the internship and full time opportunities availble at Octagon:
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The Corporate Playbook was created by athletes for athletes our mission is to connect former athletes with growing organizations. Through our innovative website we have career coaching tools, career search tools, Direct Placement opportunities & personalized profiles/networking opportunities (think Myspace meets Monster.com but for athletes only). My experience also includes: Recruiting for Fortune 500 companies in the healthcare, finance, pharmaceutical and advertising industries as a Director of Development with JobPlex, Inc. I’ve also served as a District Sales Manager for Yellow Book, USA. My focus was on hiring, developing and mentoring. Working on the hiring sides of a sales organization, I bring a tangible real world perspective to the challenges faced by today’s hiring mangers. I'm a graduate of the University of Louisville with a B.A. in Communications. As a football letterman at the UofL, I was appointed to the athletic director’s honor role, while winning back to back conference championships and competing in four bowl games & a recipient of the Johnny Unitas Scholar Athlete Award.