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Career Services update: iMedia grads find success in careers

Last year’s iMedia graduates, the first from the program, have landed in an array of positions with organizations across the nation. Of the 32 graduates who responded to a survey from Career Services, 31 are employed full-time in a position directly related to their career aspirations.

David Parsons G'10

Four alumni did not respond to the survey.

The jobs now held span from Digital Marketing Designer with the Boston Bruins to Instructional Technology Consultant for UNC-Greensboro. Individuals are working in a variety of core interactive media roles including project manager, web developer, college instructor, production assistant, marketing coordinator and social media manager.

Graduates are employed on both coasts (California, Washington, Massachusetts, New York) as well as in the nation’s capital, North and South Carolina, Maryland and Utah.

Following are samples of the organizations and titles for class members:

ALPHA Marketing (Graphic Design & Social Media)
Boston Bruins (Digital Marketing Designer)
Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center (Marketing Specialist)
USA Web Solutions (Interactive Project Manager)
REDCATS Group (Marketing Specialist)
Katalyst Films (Web Developer & Digital Media Assistant)
Burning Oak Studios (Production Assistant)
Ruby Red Design Studies (Owner/Designer)
The Baltimore Sun (Social Media Manager)
HBO Sports & CBS College Sports (Freelance Production)
Live Nation (Marketing Coordinator)
Drawbridge Media Inc. (Videographer/Editor)

- Information provided by Elon University's Career Services

Eric Townsend,
4/29/2011 11:28 AM