Monday, April 22, 2013
Social Media: The Untapped Job Market
For Immediate Release
Contact: STAC Communication Arts Department
Email: LDurney@stac.edu, RMonaco@stac.edu
THE UNTAPPED JOB MARKET:
A DISCUSSION ON CAREER OPPORTUNITIES IN SOCIAL MEDIA
Sparkill, NY – The Communication Arts Department presented “Social Media: The Untapped Job Market” on Wednesday, April 10, in the Romano Student Activity Center at St. Thomas Aquinas College. Th evening event was a discussion on career opportunities in the social media field. The panel featured professionals who work with social media at Metro PCS (Tony Wisniewski), Liquisite Designs (Kelly Campbell and Karelisa Falker), Group M (Rosemarie Monaco), and the Palisades Center (Gabriella Delgado).
This panel discussion gave students the opportunity to ask questions and receive knowledgeable answers from professionals who deal with social media every day. Immediately after the Q/A, students had an opportunity to network with the panelists. During the networking session, free food and prizes were available for all who attended. This event was created to encourage Communication Arts students to consider social media marketing/communication as a course of study and possibly a potential career path.
-- Roxie Farina