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Internships

Current Internship Opportunities

Powerade State Games Operations Assistant (Early May – Early July)   NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS 

This is a summer position designed for a student looking to gain more experience in the sports industry. In this role, you will assist with marketing and advertising as well as with coordinating logistics for the 2020 Powerade State Games. Examples of duties and responsibilities include:

  • Managing the Powerade State Games social media accounts.
  • Creating promotional materials.
  • Assisting with participant recruitment.
  • Developing ideas to enhance the participant experience.
  • Securing various equipment needs.
  • On site customer service and operational support.

This will be a full time paid position starting in early May and ending in early July. Some weekend work will be required during the month of June. If interested in applying, please send your resume to roxanne@ncsports.org. The deadline to apply is March 15th.

Powerade State Games Operations Team Member (June)

The Powerade State Games will be taking place this June in the Charlotte area and we are looking to bring additional team members on board to help us with the operations of the event. Weekend work will be required. Must be comfortable with manual labor and able to lift up to 30lbs. Examples of potential responsibilities include:

  • Assisting with operational needs such as delivering equipment, managing event sites, filling water coolers, etc.
  • Recording videos and creating daily recap e-mails.
  • Assisting with collecting and posting results.
  • Managing Powerade State Games social media accounts.

This will be a part time paid position during the month of June. If interested in applying, please send your resume to roxanne@ncsports.org. The deadline to apply is May 1st.

Former Interns

– Sarah Rouse: Account Executive at Oracle
– Jack Koonce: Event Manager at Event Strategy Group
– Rachel Lee: Coordinator of Development Data Systems at US Olympic and Paralegal Committee
– Roxanne Neumann: Director of Powerade State Games at North Carolina Amateur Sports
– Leslie Finch: Partnership Marketing Development with the Memphis Grizzlies
– Joe John: Director of Baseball at The Factory Baseball Institute
– Emily Berryhill: Events Manager at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
– David Shaw: Program Manager of Community Relations at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of NC
– Brittney Gamble: Lead Designer and Planner at Britt + Bixby Events
– Jessica Thurston: Project Coordinator at BCD Meetings and Events
– Nicole Boucher:  Lil’ Kickers Coordinator and Dreamsports
– Susan Doggett:  Vice President of Development at the Special Olympics of NC
– Chip Hofler: Vice President of North Carolina Amateur Sports
– Rob Aycock: Former Assistant Athletic Director of High Point University, Former Senior Manager of Development with the Memphis Grizzlies, Current Associate General Manger of Learfield IMG College
– Sam Trogdon: Programs Manager at Town of Cary
– Guy Gaster:  Former Director of Marketing at Louisiana State University, Director of NC Film Division
– Alex Bass: Sports Information Director at Cardinal Gibbons High School
– Chrystal Rowe: Former Director of Tickets for the Carolina Panthers, Owner of A&R Workshop
– Jody Moylon: Assistant Director for Athletic Academic Support at NC State
– Shawn Schippnick: Director of Tournaments at USA Fencing
– Trent Mongero: Owner of Winning Baseball Academy
– Calvin Hunter: Associate Athletic Director for External Operations at Wittenberg University
– Steve Grescek: Former Director of Advertising Sales at Fox Sports Net, Former Director of Business and Program Development at PGA Tour Products, Current Director of Sales at Sinclair Broadcast Group
– Chuck Hobgood: President of North Carolina Amateur Sports