3/15/16 IMMERSION: Advertising Recruiters Panel and Reviews

A panel of advertising agency recruiters join us on campus to share what they look for in candidates including resume, interviewing and portfolio tips, and proper etiquette for following-up. This is a great opportunity to meet potential employers face-to-face in a relaxed atmosphere.

Register in advance and bring your portfolio-in-progress*. Panelists will be available afterward to provide feedback and to answer additional questions.


Tuesday, March 15, Noon-2 p.m.

12 –1 p.m. Recruitment panel – Casual conversation followed by Q&A – Open to all students and alumni

1 –2 p.m. Portfolio reviews – Open to juniors and seniors with work in progress*Submit HERE.

Confirmed recruiters**

Ayana Picariello – Energy BBDO

Mary-Therese Barkhausen – McGarry Bowen

Craig Likhite – Cramer-Krasselt

Craig Badynee – Digitas Lbi

Heather Hayden – Havas

Tonya Ames – Creative Circle

Dori Goldman – Geometry Global

*Portfolio reviews are open to junior and senior students ONLY. Must submit in advance HERE.

**Subject to change based on availability.

Immersion is a series of engagement opportunities for students and professionals, designed to connect Columbia College Chicago students to their career fields.  A mix of panels, presentations, company tours, recruiting events, and portfolio reviews provide multiple ways to engage, on and off campus.

Presented by the Portfolio Center of Columbia College Chicago, in partnership with our academic departments and the professional community, Immersion highlights the interconnectedness of cross-disciplinary career pathways.