Area of Internship: Public Relations/ CommunicationsDate of Internship: May-Aug 2013
Location of Internship: Highland Park, IL
Brief Description of Company/Organization:
Ripple Public Relations has local and national clients that we work with and update daily. The company writes press releases for clients' events, we pitch them to journalists and post them to online and print newspapers and magazines. Ripple also does public relations for our Highwood's major summer events that bring up to 10,000 attendees each.
Brief Description of Responsibilities:
Responsibilities includ makin phone calls and face to face visits to prospective supporters of events, writing PR blasts for the local newspapers, and creating ideas to bolster growth for local business'. Also talking one-on-one with journalists and reporters to communicate with them about covering events.
1866 North Sheridan Road
Highland Park IL 60035