|2011 alumna leading marketing internship program|
|Wednesday, May 11, 2016|
Kelly Gould, Class of 2011 - Gould graduated from Maryville University in 2015 with a bachelor's degree in sports business management. She was hired as the training and development manager for Abstrakt Marketing Group's new paid internship program. The company recently cemented a partnership with Maryville in which the marketing firm opened a satellite office on Maryville's campus and created the internship opportunities for students interested in sales and marketing careers.
Maryville University renovated space to serve as a state-of-the-art office center where students work directly for Abstrakt Marketing Group. During their time with the company, they learn best practices in sales and marketing in an active business environment. The semester-long internships also give students the opportunity to apply coursework to actual sales situations. Gould supervises the student team and teaches sales and marketing best practices.