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Summer 2017: Johnson Inc. - Events/PR Intern

May 19, 2017

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

Johnson Inc. – Summer 2017 Internship


Johnson, Inc. is a full service PR, marketing and communications firm based in Richmond, VA. Our internship program offers a hands-on learning experience by providing interns exposure to the day-to-day business of our firm.  Once accepted into our program, interns will be assigned to a specific department. Additionally, all interns will get exposed to all of our services which include integrated marketing services, public, media and government relations, creative services, project management, web, digital and new media, and event coordination.


For additional information about Johnson, Inc. please visit  Johnson, Inc. is dedicated to hiring outstanding talent. We look for interns that are intelligent, innovative, creative thinkers, diligent workers, focused and leaders. Interns (sophomores, juniors or seniors) should have great written and verbal communication skills, be organized/detail oriented and pursuing a degree in communications, public relations, journalism or marketing.


Summer Internship:

Internship Dates: This is an unpaid and/or college credit program with a 12-week duration between May and August. All applicants will be notified of our final selections by May 30th.


Internship Opportunities:

  • Events Intern (Richmond Jazz Festival) – Production, Logistics, Media & Digital
  • PR Intern – Project Management, Campaign Development, Branding, Special Events


Application Process:

Applicants are required to email a resume, cover letter and answers to the short essay questions below to


Essay Questions:

1-Please describe how your educational background has prepared you for an internship within the field of advertising, marketing and event coordination?


2-Describe one internship or job that you’ve recently held, and discuss what you learned most from the experience?


3-Tell us about a recent team experience (school project, sports team, professional organization, etc.). What role did you play on the team and what did you learn most from the experience?


4-What do you hope to gain from an internship at Johnson, Inc.?


5-How did you hear about Johnson, Inc.? If referred by an employee, please indicate that person’s name and your relationship with that person.