Promo Assets, a Lexington-based promotional product and apparel distributor, launched its internship program for current undergraduate and graduate students. The Promo Assets team welcomes Megan Hissong as the company’s first intern.
Hissong will be part of the marketing team and serve as the marketing and communication intern. During this internship, Hissong will learn more about the promotional product industry through hands-on experience and mentorship. Hissong will conduct market research, assist in product design, develop content marketing deliverables and gain social media management experience.
“Here at Promo Assets, we believe in the power of internships to shape the trajectory of young professionals as it allows them to solidify the knowledge they have learned in the classroom while exploring their chosen career path,” said Marketing Director Madison Wallace. “We are excited to see Megan grow during this semester-long program and excel in her future career.”
Hissong is currently a senior at the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor of Arts in
Integrated Strategic Communication and a minor in Psychology. Her previous experience focused on social media management, event planning and content creation. Hissong is hoping to gain experience in the professional setting while enhancing her creative abilities, working with new software, and gaining confidence in client relations.
“I’m thrilled to have such an amazing opportunity to gain real-world experience while learning from such a passionate team,” added Hissong. “I’m looking forward to applying the skills I have learned from my classes while implementing strategic decisions and building client relations.
The Promo Assets Internship Program offers students the opportunity to gain on-the-job experience through real-time internal and client-facing projects tailored to the student's educational background and interests. Areas of interest include marketing and account management. During the 16-week program, students will work on a variety of tasks that will help them amplify their business experience and explore their professional paths.
About Promo Assets
Promo Assets prides itself on designing purpose-driven, branded products and apparel as unique as your company. With a team of passion-driven creatives, Promo Assets' employees are dedicated to elevating brands by devising meaningful experiences delivered through the strategic selection and design of products and apparel. Simplify creative branding with Promo Assets.