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Fall 2020: GTT Commercial Tires - Advertising / Copywriting Intern

Aug 13, 2020

Posted in: Advertising internships, Internships & scholarships, Public Relations internships

New & Used Truck Tires | GTT Commercial Tires | Richmond, VA

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2102 Commerce Road, Richmond, Virginia 23234

11 minute drive from VCU’s main campus


Business Description

GTT Commercial Tires is a small business with 2 (soon 3) locations. We sell commercial tires to owner/operators, AKA truck drivers. 18-wheelers, 22-wheelers, dump trucks, and many more. We are community driven and help truckers overcome challenges, such as loss operating time and over priced tires. We perform road services, tire sales, tire installations, and financing.


Type of Internship

This internship is open to any Robertson School student with the necessary skills and interest.


Internship Title

Advertising / Copywriting


Internship Details

We’re a small business seeking an intern to help us write content for our social media accounts (Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn), upcoming website blog, email campaigns, etc. Copy will range from short form to long form: social media captions, blurbs & subject lines for email campaigns, paragraphs for blogs, text for print advertising & etc. We have a list of topics we need covered, but new ideas are always welcome! Intern should be a self-starter, a good writer, and display a positive attitude. Graphic design experience is appreciated but not required. They will gain valuable professional experience and work directly with the office manager, a 2018 VCU Strategic Advertising graduate, and the CEO. Relaxed atmosphere but real work. Unpaid. 10 hours per week for 15 weeks. Can decide their own hours. We are open from 8am-6pm Mon-Fri and 8am-4pm Sat.


Internship Requirements

  • Reliable transportation
  • Willing to work both indoors & outdoors
  • Have a smartphone with a camera
  • Provide their own computer
  • Professional demeanor



  • If interested, please send an email to both Kamard Johnson ( and Kat Rainer (
  • Subject line: Advertising/Copywriting Internship
  • Please include
    • Name
    • Phone number
    • Expected graduation date
    • Major
    • Brief description of experience
    • Resume (optional)
    • Samples of work