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Career Day at Wieden+Kennedy
November 14 | 8:45 am - 12:00 pm
Dream of having a career using your creativity? Spend the day at Wieden+Kennedy!
Career Day Information
Learn about cutting-edge careers in digital design, brand design, advertising and marketing with the nonprofit Portland Workforce Alliance!
- Come tour Wieden+Kennedy, the global ad agency behind Nike.
- Spend the morning speaking with art directors, writers, project managers, media planners, producers, designers (visual, motion, UX/UI), strategists, engineers and account executives about what they do and why they love their jobs.
- Get a behind-the-scenes look at one of Portland’s coolest design agencies.
- Learn about the education and skills needed for a career in advertising.
Check-in & Eligibility
Check-in at 8:45 am. Program starts promptly at 9:00 am and ends at 12:00 pm. Open to high school students from PWA's partner school districts. Limited space may be available for tri-county school districts.
Dress to impress! Business casual attire is best. No shorts, sweatpants, crop tops, hats, t-shirts with objectionable logos/graphics or gum. Nice, clean jeans are ok.
Download the printable flyer here.
Portland Public Schools: Talk to your career counselor.
Parkrose School District: Fill out this Permission Form and turn in completed form to the College & Career Center and await confirmation.
Registration closes: When filled. Seats fill fast! Sign up today.
Students from other school districts are welcome when space permits. Join our waiting list by filling out this Permission Form. Email form (via scan or photo) to email@example.com and await confirmation.