House of Blues Marketing Internship - SUMMER 2018- Virginia Beach, VA in Virginia Beach, Virginia

Job Summary:

Live Nation is the largest producer of live music concerts in the world. Our Virginia Beach office is responsible for bringing many of your favorite performing artists to the area. Locally, we promote events in all of the area’s major entertainment venues, particularly Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater at Virginia Beach.

We are offering unpaid summer internships to hard-working, responsible individuals. This internship is designed to offer students hands-on learning experience in marketing/booking for the concert and entertainment industry.

Learning opportunities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • How to write press releases

  • How to research target markets for concerts

  • Learning about the development of creative marketing campaigns for concerts

  • Purpose and organization of street teams

  • Building and maintaining relationships with local media and record labels

  • Importance of maintaining marketing distribution lists

  • How to maximize exposure on Facebook/Twitter/Instagram pages and other websites

This internship is for college credit, it is a non-paid position with flexible hours (minimum of 20 per week) to reflect the need of your college credit requirements.

We are looking for a commitment beginning in May and ending in August. If you are a motivated, enthusiastic individual interested in the concert industry, please send us your cover letter and resume for this exciting internship opportunity.

Live Nation – Virginia Beach

3550 Cellar Door Way

Virginia Beach, VA 23456

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITYLive Nation Entertainment strongly supports equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law.

HIRING PRACTICESThe preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Live Nation Entertainment recruitment policies are designed to place the most highly qualified persons available in a timely and efficient manner. Live Nation Entertainment may pursue all avenues available, including promotion from within, employee referrals, outside advertising, employment agencies, Internet recruiting, job fairs, college recruiting and search firms.

About Us

Named us as one of the Top 40 North American companies in attracting and keeping top talent by LinkedIn, Live Nation is the global leader in live entertainment and ticketing, and we offer a world of opportunity. Our Ticketmaster team doesn't just embrace new technology, we develop ground-breaking software and applications to support our world-leading ticketing platform. Our mix of legendary and brand new venues and restaurants, including the House of Blues, offer an array of hospitality careers. And our unparalleled roster of artists are supported by diverse professionals in all facets of finance, marketing and other corporate operations.

Generous vacation, healthcare and retirement benefits are just the foundation of supporting our full-time, global workforce of more than 10,000. We offer continuing professional development in addition to tuition reimbursement. We also provide paid time off to bond with a new child (plus a bonus to help with expenses); paid time off to care for a sick child and to volunteer for causes that are important to you. Plus, working for the world's largest live event and ticketing company means you'll have access to concerts, festivals, sports games and other events through our exclusive employee ticket concierge.

There is no bigger stage for your career. See what your future looks like at Live Nation Entertainment.