For many college students, a career in communications seems like an exciting opportunity. Without a doubt, the communications industry is experiencing dynamic change and explosive growth. It encompasses a number of fields, including advertising, digital, journalism, sales, media planning and buying, public relations, not to mention the creative and production sides. And employment opportunities exist within virtually every type of organization.
To help area college students learn more about career options in communications and how to get started, the Philly Ad Club presents a series of seminars with expert panelist representing television, radio, newspapers, emerging technology, advertising, and public relations. Most of our panelists are not far removed from their college days, so they will be able to explain how they broke into the business, what their career path has been like, and what it takes to succeed.