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Breaking Into The Industry w/ AAF

April 12 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

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Learn about breaking into the advertising industry from the pros themselves! Join us at Wilson Hall @ UAH for a Q&A panel discussion presented by the American Advertising Federation of North Alabama and the Public Relations Council of Alabama. This discussion is geared toward students looking to best prepare before entering the professional world.


Topics to be discuss include but are not limited to:

Branding Yourself – What you need to be doing now before the interview.

Resume Assistance – Best practices and common mistakes to avoid.

Interview Skills – What to expect and how to prepare.

LinkedIn & Social Channel Discussion – How to build a network.

Interview Etiquette – What to wear and how to set yourself apart from other candidates.

Finding a Mentor – Why you need one and where to look.

Industry Specific Know-Hows – Additional information on rolls and navigating the broad industry.

PLUS – FREE professional headshots and door prizes. Snacks will also be available.



Ashton Peluso
UI/Brand Designer, Bold Agency
Dwaynia Wilkerson
Owner, Prose and Pens
Nate Rich
Founder | Executive Producer | Director, Honest Films
Alison Montebello
Account Executive, Red Sage

Wilson Hall Theatre – UAH

301 Sparkman Drive
Huntsville, AL 35899 United States