Internship Spotlight – Miranda Ault, Macy’s

Eller PDC Coordinator Student Stories

Miranda Ault is a Marketing major set to graduate in May 2020.  This summer she interned for Macy’s Inc. as a Polo Ralph Lauren Omni Buying Intern in New York City.

How did you get this internship?

Through chatting with the recruiters at the Eller Career Expo and my network within Alpha Kappa Psi.

What was your favorite part of the experience?

My favorite part was presenting our idea to enhance Macy’s Mobile app with my functional team to the company executives and being present for the buy for the Spring 2020 collection for Polo Ralph Lauren.

What advice do you have for other students looking for a similar internship?

My best advice would be to ask for as many informational phone calls or coffee chats that you can, anyone and everyone is a resource.

How did Eller prepare you for your internship?

Eller prepared me to be a strong public speaker, through our BCOM course. Our statistics and MIS courses supported the technical/excel background required in the internship. Lastly, providing the opportunity to take leadership positions in organizations on campus/within Eller that taught me leadership skills, allowing me to stand out out as a leader within my intern class.