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Graphic Design Intern - Topnotch Events (Cleveland · OH)

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Web/Creative Services: Graphic Design/Creative Services
About Topnotch Events:
Topnotch Events is a leading event management company specializing in professional tennis events. Topnotch Event’s parent company, Topnotch Management, is a global sports agency specializing in tennis, soccer, and pickleball. Both organizations are based in Downtown Cleveland. 

About Tennis in the Land:
As one of the biggest women’s tennis events in the country, Tennis in the Land (WTA 250) welcomes some of the top women tennis players in the world to Cleveland, Ohio, the week prior to the US Open. With $300,000 in prize money and valuable ranking points at stake, this is one of the premier stand-alone women’s tennis events in the United States and is the only professional women’s sporting event in Cleveland. 

Internship overview:
Topnotch will be bringing on motivated individuals who want to be an integral part of planning and operating of a week-long WTA Tour event in Cleveland, OH, broadcast live around the world. The opportunity is to join one of the leading tennis agencies in the world as it brings to life a professional tennis event. Interns will learn from experienced sports marketing professionals and play a meaningful role in the execution of a world-class tournament.

Graphic Design 
  • Design tournament promotional materials that will be distributed throughout the Cleveland community 
  • Create social media graphics that promote Tennis in the Land and the players coming to the tournament 
  • Support Design Manager on major projects such as billboards, large venue signage, etc

  • Collaborate with the Marketing and Graphic Design team to develop a tournament signage plan
  • Assist with designing tournament signage 

Additional Tasks
  • Experience with photography is a plus; capture content during tournament week for social media platforms 
  • During event week and the week prior, assist with event operations 
Interns will receive a monthly stipend of $1,250.
Please email your design portfolio to [email protected] 

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Job Questions:

  1. What is your experience with Adobe Creative Cloud?

  2. Why do you want to work in sports, specifically tennis?

  3. Are you available to stay with us through the end of the tournament (August 27, 2023)?