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Public Image: Melinda Jackson

Upon her west coast arrival, the determined North Carolina native held three simultaneous internships, all of which were unpaid. She catered, worked retail, and did freelance public relations work to support herself, all the while networking and searching for the perfect job. Jackson’s hard work eventually paid off, and she landed a spot at a prestigious entertainment publication firm in Hollywood.

Alloy Media + Marketing

Alloy Media + Marketing is an entertainment and media company that combines original content creation, feature production, and distribution to market media to the millennial generation.

Anschutz Entertainment Group (AEG)

AEG is a wholly owned subsidiary of Anschutz Company and operates numerous divisions dedicated to sports and entertainment presentations. Among other ventures and properties, AEG owns or controls facilities such as the STAPLES Center, Home Depot Center, American Airlines Arena, and NOKIA Theater Times Square. The company also owns several professional sports franchises, including the Los Angeles Kings, Houston Dynamo, and Los Angeles Galaxy.

Marketing Director

The marketing strategy around an entertainment brand, whether that is a product or entire company, is ultimately the responsibility of the Marketing Director. This person creatively designs marketing campaigns that reach out to the target audience to persuade customers to make a purchase.

Personal Manager

In the life and career of any entertainer, the personal manager is often the most important member of the artist’s machine. The lines between personal manager, business manager, and talent agent can be vague and blurry, but this person has the greatest impact on every professional decision made within the client’s career.

Tree Sound Studios

Paul Diaz, the owner and president of Tree Sound Studios, founded the company with one explicit mission: “Educate the world on the importance of sustainable living and the impact of conscious consumerism through the power of music.” To that end, Diaz and his wife Sunshine have partnered to build the world’s most earth-friendly recording studio and several sister organizations.

Ariel Publicity

Ariel Hyatt, a veteran publicist, is the founder of Ariel Publicity. The firm began in Colorado as a traditional PR firm dedicated to promoting musicians, but moved to New York and evolved its business model in 2006 to focus strictly on social networking and “cyber PR” in order to better compete in the online era.

Publicist

A large pool of similar divisions work within the entertainment industry to advertise, market, and promote bands, actors, movies, and TV shows to the public. Within this pool is the publicist. This individual may work in-house for a record label or film studio or for an outside publicity firm, but in either case publicists work hard to remain experts in the demographics and popular press of their geographic region or market segment.