Fashion, Retail, Consumer Products, Hospitality

2019 Feb 13

Food & Travel: Explore Pathways

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Come hear from alumni working in different aspects of food & travel about exciting career opportunities in the hospitality industry.

Panelists Include:
• Emily Bernard ’07- Co-Founder, PlacePass 
• Brett Vankoski '98 -Vice President, Co-Founder & Wine Director at Latitude Beverage Company 
• Christine Liu '04 -Freelance Writer & Former Web Editor of America's Test Kitchen

PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2019 Feb 20

Fashion: Explore Pathways

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Come hear from alumni working in different aspects of fashion about exciting career opportunities in the field. Also learn about the YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund and how you can apply!
  • Lindsay Rosenblum MBA ‘19, Pre-MBA Intern at Margaux, Former Manager of Global Retail Wardrobing at Ralph Lauren 
  • Ricardo Media ‘13, Ecommerce Assistant Manager at Furla & Former YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund Award Winner 
  • Kacey Gills ’20, Intern at BRAG (Black Retail Action Group) & Fashion Office Intern at Bloomingdales, Founder & Owner of...
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2018 Sep 26

Richard Montañez: The Importance of Diversity in Sparking Innovation

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre
Meet Richard Montañez in person before Fox Searchlight Pictures releases their biopic movie "Flamin' Hot". His story of pushing through adversity and battling issues of inclusion and belonging in the work place will amaze you, and his entrepreneurial and innovative spirit is infectious. As the creator of the cultural phenomenon, “Flamin’ Hot Cheetos,” he notes, “There was something special about being different.” Come learn from him how to prepare yourself to “walk through different doors.” Don’t miss hearing his riveting, personal story of growing up in a migrant farm camp to now living in... Read more about Richard Montañez: The Importance of Diversity in Sparking Innovation
2018 Sep 19

Brand Management & Marketing Pathways

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

A brand's connection to its consumers is the key to its success. Managing that connection -- "Brand Management" -- is key to increasing a product's value. This panel will explore the marketing function of brand management and how you can begin to prepare for a career. Panelists will include:

• Jojo Banga: Current HBS MBA ’19 candidate, former Brand Strategy & Integrated Marketing Manager at Peloton Interactive & Senior Marketing Analyst at PepsiCo
• Anaezi Modu: CEO at REBRAND
• Lindsey Canant: Senior Brand/Copy Manager for Wayfair Lifestyle Brands
• ...

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2018 Oct 18

Media, Marketing, & Creative Careers Expo

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Cabot Science Library
Join us for the Media, Marketing, & Creative Careers Expo! Career fairs and expos are a great way to meet representatives from different types of organizations, to learn about internship and full-time positions, and to discover exciting opportunities within the field. For more information about this event, including the list of participating organizations, please visit the Media, Marketing, & Creative Careers Expo website. Harvard ID required for entry.
2018 Oct 18

Media, Marketing, & Creative Careers Expo Panel: The Role of Creativity

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Science Center D

In the lead up to Harvard’s Media, Marketing, and Creative Careers Expo, join a variety of working professionals to get their perspective on the importance of creativity. Learn about specific opportunities to use your creative skills in marketing, advertising, and PR. Panelists can also answer questions regarding trends, changes, entry-level requirements, the difference between marketing, advertising, and PR, hiring timelines, and more!...

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2018 Sep 12

Fireside Chat with Jennifer Hyman ’02 MBA ’09, CEO & Co-Founder of Rent the Runway

6:30pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Barker Center, Thompson Room

Join Rent the Runway Co-Founder and CEO, Jenn Hyman, as she sits down with Harvard students to talk about how she turned her revolutionary business idea into a reality. Learn more about Rent the Runway’s founding roots at Harvard, get advice on how to make the most out of your college experience (and perhaps how to start a business of your own!) and ask the questions you’ve been dying to know. ...

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2018 Sep 06

Creative Careers Orientation: How to Find Jobs

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Interested in jobs in creative fields like arts, advertising, entertainment, marketing, branding, publishing, and journalism? Come to this program and learn how to strategize and optimize your search in these fields, and how to conduct the networked job search that's so key in creative careers. PLEASE REGISTER THROUGH CRIMSON CAREERS TO ATTEND.
2018 Sep 21

Diversity Opportunities Fair

2:00pm to 4:30pm

Location: 

Sheraton Commander, 16 Garden St.
Join us for the Diversity Opportunities Fair! Career fairs and expos are a great way to meet representatives from different types of organizations, to learn about internship and full-time positions, and to discover exciting opportunities within the field. For more information about this event, including the list of participating organizations, please visit the Diversity Opportunities Fair website. Harvard ID required for entry
2018 Feb 27

POSTPONED: Advice From The Pros: Careers In Sports, Music and Entertainment featuring Dr. Marc Williams

5:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Dr. Marc Williams is widely regarded as a Sports Marketing Pioneer. Williams has worked for three of the largest sports brands in the world: Champs Sports, Footaction, and Reebok. He helped Champs Sports become a $1 billion dollar brand. Williams has also worked with legendary icons: Clive Davis, Bon Jovi, Michael Jordan, Beyoncé and Venus Williams and negotiated the Champs Sports & Reebok deal with Jay Z and 50 Cent. He will speak to students about how to gain access to the Sports, Music, Television and Entertainment industries...
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2018 Mar 30

America's Test Kitchen Site Visit

9:30am to 12:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Join us for a site visit to America's Test Kitchen. After meeting at OCS at 9:30am, we will travel into Boston by T and tour ATK's brand new headquarters, home of the iconic television series. Students interested in food television will meet the staff who work behind the scenes to test recipes, create digital content, publish books and magazines, and produce two PBS cooking shows. Co-sponsored by the Food Literacy Project and OCS. ... Read more about America's Test Kitchen Site Visit
2018 Jan 11

TREK: Media, Entertainment, and Brand Management (NYC: HBO, Pepsi, Conde Nast)

9:00am to 6:00pm

Location: 

New York, NY

RESERVATIONS: Reservations are now open. Reserve your spot today!
COST: $25 fee to hold your reservation. If you attend the TREK or cancel within a week of the trip you will not be charged a fee. Note: If you do not have a credit card to reserve your spot on the trek, please contact Ruth Wilson at mrwilson@fas.harvard.edu to complete your reservation.
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