Public Relations Intern, Sports Group-NY
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Rodale Inc. is currently accepting resumes for a summer intern in public relations with the Sports Group, which consists of: Runner’s World, Running Times and Bicycling magazines based in the New York City office.
The position offers valuable experience in coordinating events and interviews, pitching and executing media segments and appearances, as well as learning the nuts and bolts of Public Relations through real-world experience. Responsibilities include writing press releases, conducting research, preparing for and executing events, updating media lists and databases, logging digital clips, compiling impression statistics, distributing press releases and assisting with mailings.
The ideal candidate is interested in a career in the media or in Public Relations with at least a passing interest in sports, running and/or cycling a plus but not required. Candidate should be a self-starter with exceptional writing and communication skills and have the ability to handle a fast-paced, constantly changing environment. Preferred degrees/majors include Journalism, English or Public Relations.
About Rodale Inc. Rodale is a global lifestyle company with a mission to inspire and enable people to improve their lives and the world around them. Through a broad portfolio of award-winning media properties, Rodale engages with more than 70 million people around the world through multiple distribution channels, including magazines, books, online, mobile, e-commerce, direct-to-consumer, and video. Rodale publishes some of the best-known health and wellness lifestyle magazine brands, including Men’s Health, Prevention, Women’s Health, Runner’s World, Bicycling, Running Times, and Organic Gardening, and is one of the largest independent book publishers in the United States with a collection of bestselling titles that include Al Gore’s An Inconvenient Truth, The End of Overeating: Taking Control of the Insatiable American Appetite, The Kind Diet, Wheat Belly and The Honest Life. Widely regarded as a digital leader in the healthy living space with properties such as Fitbie.com and RODALE’S, a new eco-luxury online store, the company continues to find new ways to connect with audiences across developing technologies. The company is also an established leader in direct-response marketing with more than 27 million active customers in its database. To learn more about Rodale, visit www.rodaleinc.com
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