Houston, I’m home!, 09.12.2013

Hi! My name is Carolyn Shaffer, and I am so excited to be the new intern at 20K Group. I graduated from Purdue University with degrees in professional writing and English literature in May of 2012. About six months ago, I moved to Houston from Chicago in search of warmer weather and employment opportunities. The 20-hour, 1090 mile distance separating Houston and Chicago makes for some interesting cultural variations, so I have compiled a few of my observations and adventures during my introduction to a new city.

Horse Ribbons?

triplegreenhomecomingmum

You do WHAT with these?

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A 20K Confessional, 06.21.2013

Straight from the intern's mouth to your computer screen: our intern, Gemrick, tells all. Show him some love in the comments!

Wanted: Spring Intern, 11.16.2012

About Us: 20K Group is a public relations agency with a focus on getting our clients out of the weeds, up to the idiomatic 20,000-foot-level, where you can see what's important in the big picture. For 10 years, our firm (www.20kgroup.com) has served a variety of industries, providing online and offline communications consulting and advice, writing, editing, messaging, branding, one-on-one and group training and reputation management. Job Summary: At 20K Group, the intern position is an important role that supports all facets of our PR work. You'll gain experience in both traditional and digital media while working directly under our Director of Interactive Strategies and Vice President. We'll coach you on the basics, while assigning tasks that will help you grow as a communications professional and teammate. We're a small team, so expect a lot of hands on work and real experience. We value your time and energy, so this internship will be paid. We're currently looking for interns to join us next spring (beginning in January). read more »