Searching for journalism or communication majors to be Media Escorts for the Erie County Fair

Erie County Fair is looking for ten interns to work with The Fairgrounds’ Marketing Department primarily as media escorts and to assist in various marketing projects and public relations duties for the Fair, which will run August 11-22, 2010. An informative session will be held on Monday, May 17, 5-7PM and Wednesday, May 26, 2:30-5PM in the Meeting Room B and C of the Event (Agri) Center on the Fairgrounds in Hamburg.  Details of the internship will be explained and interviews will be held on the spot. Students majoring in marketing, communications, journalism, public relations or a related field should consider applying.  Applicants must possess excellent written and verbal communication skill, be self motivated and have a flexible schedule with the ability to work a minimum of 15 hours per week.  The position will run from August 7 through August 23, 2010 with two orientation sessions prior to that. Interested students need only attend one session and should bring a resume to the orientation session.  For more information, please call 716.649.3900 ext. 261 or Hollys@ecfair.org.