Career & Leadership Development

Smith Career Day: Careers in the Entertainment Industry

to EQB Building & Gailor

Three alumni and one friend of the University from Nashville will be on campus to talk with students about their careers in the entertainment industry. Students can attend a networking lunch, panel discussion and have one-on-one time with the visiting professionals through practice interviews. The participants are

  • Mallory Ervin, C'09: former Miss Kentucky, Miss America 4th Runner-Up, contestant on The Amazing Race (seasons 17 and 18), and host of a new show on The Nashville Network, Sweet Tea
  • Rondal Richardson, C'91: Entertainment Industry Relations Manager at Vanderbilt University and former General Manager for Wynona Judd
  • Jay Williams, C'94: Vice President at William Morris Agency
  • Mike Shepherd: Marketing and Promotions Director at Clyde Records. 

Register via TigerNet by February 19, 2013 for lunch and the practice interview slots. Questions? Please write or call 931.598.1121. 

SCHEDULE for Friday, February 22, 2013

Noon, Luncheon at EQB Building (by reservation via TigerNet)

1:15-2:45 PM, Panel Discussion, Gailor Auditorium

2:45-3:15 PM, Networking Break, Gailor Lobby

3:15-3:35 PM, Practice Interview Session I, Gailor Classrooms (by reservation on TigerNet)

3:40-4:00 PM, Practice Interview Session II, Gailor Classrooms (by reservation on TigerNet)

4:05-4:25 PM, Practice Interview Session III, Gailor Classrooms (by reservation on TigerNet)