Please join us for this very engaging, energizing, and motivating workshop that will focus on helping students understand and combine what they know, what they have learned and who they are to form a meaningful action plan for career and job search navigation in creative related industries. Workshop Presenter James Levin will address bridging the gap and making connections between your education, skills and current job market trends in creative related industries so you can effectively market yourself for potential opportunities. James inspire, teach and callenge students to think, not from outside the box, but from deep within the box.
This workshop is targeted to SCPS students in the following program areas: M.A. Graphic Communications Management and Technology, M.S. Digital Imaging and Design, M.S. Publishing, B.S. Digital Imaging and Design, M.S. Integrated Marketing, M.S. Public Relations and Corporate Communications and Professional Certificate Programs in areas related to Advertising, Digital Marketing, New Media, Graphic, Web, Product and Digital Design, Animation, Visual Effects, Digital Imaging, Photography and Publishing.
Please note this workshop is only open to SCPS degree and declared certificate students. A NYU picture ID will be required for admittance.
Presenter Bio - JAMES LEVIN
www.jameslevinstudios.comCareer ending eye surgery in 2007 dictated a new direction. This life-changing incident provided James with an opportunity to leverage many years of industry experience and knowledge and transfer his skills as a creative service provider. He is now a Director at CTI Graphics & New Media. CTI is an employment agency specializing in New Media, Advertising, Editorial & Print career placement. The core clients are advertising and new media agencies, publishers, public relations & fortune 500’s with internal creative departments. www.ctimetropolitan.comJames also has a career counseling business that has helped guide many through the challenges of job search and transition. He has become known as “the job search therapist”. James has lectured in the Media Arts Masters Program at LI University and presented seminars for the APC (Advertising Club of NY).
Who James Levin is, begins with who he was, an award winning NYC Commercial Photographer, specializing in children. His core client based included advertising firms, publishing firms and toy manufacturers. (Scholastic, Mattel, Fisher Price, Marvel Entertainment, Random House, Little Brown, Ogilvy & Mather, Grey Advertising, Hearst, Conde Nast & Hachette)