Externship Spotlight – Taline Schmidt, OH Partners

Eller PDC Coordinator Student Stories

Taline Schmidt is a double major in MIS and Marketing expected to graduate in the spring of 2020.  This winter break she had an externship with OH Partners in Phoenix, Arizona.

Please provide a brief description of what you did during your externship:

I shadowed someone in social media advertising and helped her write copy, she also introduced me to people in different departments

Why did you want to do this externship?

I’m really interested in Advertising and market research

Please describe your externship experience:

 I did a full day job shadowing in OH’s Social Media department. I attended multiple meetings for just the PR department and the company as a whole. I also helped the person I shadowed write copy and also met others in the Graphic Design and PR departments.

What did you learn as a result of this externship?

This externship taught me about the many moving parts of a modern agency, and that I more specifically want to go into Strategy in the future post grad!