Careers in Marketing Forum

10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Rouss & Robertson Halls, Room 120 and multiple rooms

Have you considered a career in marketing? Curious to learn more about how and why marketing, with its many components, is actually the hub and driver for value creation in companies? If so, please join us for the Careers in Marketing Forum (CIM) 2019, during which you will learn from top alumni professionals from the following areas in marketing:

• Advertising/PR/digital

• Analytics & market research

• Sales & integrated marketing

• Brand management & brand consulting

• Sports & entertainment marketing

Alumni participants will share their stories, demystify the nuances of these various career paths, and offer insights that will help you chart a path toward success.

Confirmed participants so far include the Sasha Group, a VaynerX Co., Tribal Worldwide, Workshop Digital, Google, Red Ventures, ESPN, and AB InBev. Additional companies will be added as alumni participants are confirmed.

McIntire’s Careers in Marketing (CIM) Forum kicks off Friday morning, Oct. 25, at 10 a.m., with a keynote address delivered by Whitney Casey, Founder and CEO, FINERY, and UVA alumnae who will be discussing disruption in the fashion industry.

Agenda (tentative, details to come)
10-11 a.m.: Keynote address
11 a.m.-noon: Lunch
12:15-2:15 p.m.: Marketing Demystified conversations and networking (breakout sessions featuring the above functional areas of marketing)
2:15-3:15 p.m.: Sign up for small-group career advising discussions with visiting alumni (details to come)
3:30-4:30 p.m.: CIM wrap/reception and Marketing alumni networking event

Don’t miss an opportunity to hear from a CIM alumni panel Thursday, Oct. 24!
Kindly RSVP. Dress for CIM 2019 on Oct. 25 and the alumni panel on Oct. 24 is business casual.

Check Handshake for updates!

Event coordinator: 
Sarah Rogis, smr3z@comm.virginia.edu
Intended Audiences: 
All UVA Students