Dugout Media, The Leader in Youth Sports Marketing and publishes of Baseball Youth – The Nation's Baseball Magazine for Kids, is looking for individuals to fill its TOUR STAFF positions for the Baseball Youth Experience (national mobile marketing tours). The tours represent an extensive list of national sponsors, which include Major League Baseball Players Association, MLB.com Digital Academy, Louisville Slugger, Play Station, Rawlings, Evoshield and Baseball Youth Magazine.
Description: The Baseball Youth Experience visits major youth tournaments and World Series events, and crew members interact with players, kids and adults throughout sponsored booths. Creating brand awareness for each sponsor is critical and this is achieved through free games, contests, equipment demos, product sampling, video game play, merchandise sales and more.
Crews set up during regular tournament play as well as during opening ceremony events. During regular tournament play, crews generally arrive on site in the early morning and run the Experience setup through the afternoon.
Tour staff members will be required to arrive at the Dugout Media headquarters a week before the tour's opening weekend. Each crew will go through extensive training in the setup and takedown of the Experience as well as become educated with the tour sponsors and their products. Each individual tour staff member will become a specific brand ambassador and be assigned an Experience position.
This internship is a unique opportunity to not only get great experience in sports marketing and events but also travel around the United States, as each crew will be on the road for the entire work period. Dugout Media provides travel, gas, lodging and food expenses. Pay is bi-weekly, plus bonus.
College upperclassmen (juniors or seniors) on tract to graduate with a sports or marketing background preferred.
Students looking to fulfill internship credit hours/requirements preferred.
Able to conduct the position from Late May till Late August 2014.
Willing to travel.
Dugout Media's Headquarters is located in Morehead, Kentucky.
INTERESTED APPLICANTS MUST VISIT THE DUGOUT MEDIA CAREER SITE TO SUBMIT RESUME, INFORMATION AND MORE.
GO TO : dugoutmedia.recruiterbox.com
Sun, March 23, 2014
by K Becknell