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Design Career Day at Wieden+Kennedy

November 14, 2018 | 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 students from PWA’s partner high schools (PPS, Parkrose and North Clackamas).

Dress Code
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.


Registration closes: When filled. Seats fill fast! Sign up today.

Portland Public Schools: Talk to your career counselor.

Parkrose School District: Fill out this Permission Form and turn in completed form to Jessica Natonick at the College & Career Center ( and await confirmation.

North Clackamas School District: Fill out this Permission Form and email (via scan or photo) to and await confirmation.

Design Career Day at Wieden+Kennedy


November 14, 2018
8:45 am - 12:00 pm
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Portland Workforce Alliance


224 NW 13th Ave
Portland, OR 97209 United States
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