Media Hook - get their attention

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City Dog Share
Company Location: San Francisco, CA
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 2 Part-time, Unpaid

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City Dog Share is a free dog-sitting co-op which organizes localized facebook groups for people to connect and help each other with their dogs. We currently have open groups in SF Bay, LA, Humboldt, Portland, and Seattle. Soon expanding to San Diego, Denver, Phoenix, Tucson, and Albuquerque. Looking to become the largest social media nonprofit in the country.

We are looking for someone to contact and connect with local media agencies, and get us some press.

Media Hook.
Reports to Founder. Your main job is to get people to call you back.

This would be an outstanding opportunity for a journalism major or similar. (Preferred but not required.) Realistically, anyone clever or determined should find a way to be successful at this. No experience is necessary.

Your job is easy, but the rewards will be great.

You will:
Call, contact, and email every news medium in a localized group and the surrounding area. We can give you a head start from here.
Get them to call you back, and then refer them back to us.

You will also:
Work from home, set your own hours

You may also:
Do more than just this. Decide your level of involvement.

What's in it for you:
Unpaid internship at the coolest new nonprofit start-up in town. (*We actually won this award from Coffee & Power in 2011) email address.
Nonprofit and startup experience.
Increase your network!
Connect with founder on Facebook and LinkedIn.
Connect with media agents across the country.
Good mentor.
Get class credit.
Foot in the door at City Dog Share.
Professional letter of recommendation (based on experience, Volunteer feedback, and results).
Lead in to Account or Territory Management role.
This is an on-going position. 3-month minimum. Stay as long as you like and become a part of the revenue plan.


Yourself. Be responsible for your own achievements. They will be visible, and you should feed off of your own success. Your accomplishments will be very easy to point to when you get out of here.



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