dcc marketing visit 2013DCC Marketing Site Visit

Friday, October 10, 2014 

Join us on this exciting and informative trip! 


Who should go?

Students with majors in Marketing, Advertising, Public Relations or Graphic Arts are encouraged to attend.   

What we will do:

We will tour a high-touch interactive marketing and public relations agency that serves a wide range of industries throughout the U.S. and abroad.   Meet the staff, learn what it takes to break into this industry, and gain an inside view of their culture and mission.    

DCC Marketing will conduct several presentations to help you gain a broader perspective about this exciting industry.   In addition, you will have a chance to get your questions answered first-hand!  

Check out their portfolio here     

What's in it for you... 

  • Gain insight into education needed, typical career paths, skills required, etc.
  • Get real-world advice from professionals in the field.
  • Obtain first-hand, knowledgeable answers to your specific questions.

Read the success story from a student that attended this event last year HERE.


Trip Agenda 

 8:15 am  
 Depart Career Services to DCC Marketing, Decatur, IL 
 9:30 -10:00 am  
 Meet & Greet/Breakfast
 10:00-10:30 am  
 Opening Session: Kara Demirjian, President 
 Presentation: Know What It Takes  
 10:30 - 11:00 am  Agency Overview: Katherine Smith, General Manager
 Presentation: Time is Money. Culture is King.  
 11:00 - 11:30 am  Client Overview: Cindy Breitwieser, Client Relations Director
 Presentation: To Market We Go 
 11:30 am - 12:15 pm  Luncheon
 12:30 - 1:00 pm  Graphic Design: Jeniffer Stump/EJ Panganiban, Co-Art Directors
 Presentation: Make Them Shine  
  1:00 - 1:30 pm   Digital & Web Strategies: Aaron Stanley/Ryan Rinchiuso
 Presentation: Digital Download
  1:30 - 2:00 pm  Wrap Up: Question & Answer Session 
  3:30 pm  
 Return to Career Services parking lot



Step One:  Complete the REGISTRATION FORM.   Space is limited.   Registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis.   Once full, your name will be placed on a wait-list.    

Step Two: Print and Sign Travel Waiver Form and the Photo Release Form and bring to Career Services.   The Travel Form is required for participation.

Please note:  This event is free to current Panther Recruiting Members.  If you are not a member of Panther Recruiting PLUS+, your registration will automatically give you access to Panther Recruiting PLUS+ and a $40 registration fee will be billed to your student account.  Find out more about Panther Recruiting PLUS+

Questions?  Contact Bobbi Kingery at 217-581-7462 or rkingery@eiu.edu


Required Attire

Attire is business casual.   No jeans, flip flops or tennis shoes!