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Pictured above: Brittany Bishop, marketing assistant for Live Nation Pittsburgh, and live social contributor for the National Hockey League

 

Can you land a job with an SAEM degree? You bet! The career opportunities in the industries of sports, arts and entertainment management are almost endless.

Read the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette article: "SAEM program at Point Park helps students find jobs" to learn more about career opportunities in this field.

Where Are They Now?


Meet some of our SAEM alumni:

  • Joseph Adams, growth marketing manager, Wish
  • Megan (Beavis) Burr, dance instructor and choreographer, Performing Art Studio Be
  • Robby Bell, digital marketing and innovation manager, Rush Street Interactive
  • Brittany Bishop, marketing assistant, Live Nation Pittsburgh, and live social contributor, NHL
  • Kady Chambers, convention services manager, Baltimore Convention Center
  • Ali (Lewis) Choe, catering manager, Oregon Zoo
  • Samantha Crowe, senior marketing specialist, Comcast Technology Solutions
  • Louise Diallo, senior manager, operations and global quality, Marriott International
  • Dana Drewniak, group events specialist, Cleveland Cavaliers
  • Karley Ferlic, executive assistant, Topple Productions
  • Alexis Galasso, manager of streaming operations, Universal Music Group
  • Danielle Himes, event team lead, Grant Street Group
  • Jocelyn Hyrb, lead promotions manager, K-LOVE and Air1 Media Networks
  • David JacobsConsumer Marketing, Global Integrated Communications Planning - Messenger and Youth, Facebook
  • Ashley (Johnson) Oveson, engagement and events manager, Colorado State University
  • Brianna Joyce, account executive, Flood, Bumstead, McCready and McCarthy Inc. 
  • Lauren (Kachmar) Shughart, ticketing and guest services manager, World Cafe Live 
  • Emily Kelly, subscriber and ticketing services, Pittsburgh Cultural Trust and Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
  • David Kennedy, senior marketing specialist, ShowClix
  • Bret Kunash, promotions manager, Stage AE/Promowest Productions
  • Samantha Lynn, account coordinator, NFM + DYMUN, and stage manager, Pittsburgh Penguins
  • Jessica Martin, new business representative, Pittsburgh Penguins
  • Alison Maternowski, assistant general manager, EXPRESS LIVE!
  • Meghan McCabe, club events manager, Heinz Field
  • Emily McCoy, manager of donor relations, Pittsburgh Public Theater
  • Dani McSweeney, manager of partnership marketing, Pittsburgh Penguins
  • Megan Mussomeli, lead of strategic projects and project management office, Cvent
  • Haley Olah, email and mobile marketing coordinator, American Eagle Outfitters, Inc.
  • Jeremy Olson, operations manager, AEG, and stage manager, The Clarks
  • Herbie Pallotta, director of social content, BSB Group International
  • Evan Pearson, event lead, Ryman Hospitality Properties
  • Miranda Peel, attractions cast memberWalt Disney World Parks and Resorts
  • Kimberly Prelosky, administrative assistant, ShowClix
  • Meredith Savage, VIP services and hospitality specialist, Madison Square Garden
  • Evan Schall, director of communications, Pittsburgh Penguins
  • Mallory (Schirr) Shea, marketing and media relations manager, University Musical Society
  • Fausto Severino, director of Latin America scouting, Washington Nationals
  • Rebecca Shore, marketing planning specialist, Dick's Sporting Goods
  • Hugh Stumpp, associate house manager, Jujamcyn Theaters
  • Rebecca Karch Tomlinson, vice president of feature development and production, Lord Miller
  • Rachel Travisano, concert coordinator and tasting room manager, Pittsburgh Winery
  • Nicholas Turgeon, assistant operations manager, PPG Paints Arena
  • Kelsey Williams, brand activation manager, Edward Marc Brands
  • David Wilson, instant replay technician and game day assistant, Philadelphia Eagles
  • Rachel Winkler, senior manager of individual giving and development operations, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in NYC

SAEM Career Opportunities

Sports Management

From college sports to minor league and professional, many job opportunities are out there!
Pittsburgh Steelers football, MLB, Washington Nationals, Orlando Magic, Philadelphia Eagles, Washington Nationals baseball, Pittsburgh Penguins hockey, Dick’s Sporting Goods, ESPN radio, Pittsburgh Pirates baseball, , Pittsburgh Marathon, Erie SeaWolves baseball, USGA, Madison Square Garden, Pittsburgh Riverhounds Soccer, etc.


Arts Management

There are literally hundreds of art galleries, museums and theaters in every metro market!
New York Metropolitan Opera Guild, Broadway Dance Center NYC, Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, Broadway Series, Pittsburgh Playhouse, Pittsburgh Public Theatre, City Theatre, Radio City Music Hall, etc.

Entertainment and Music Management

TV, radio, concerts, music business, internet, entertainment parks, science centers, zoos, aviaries, all of the below and more offer jobs in entertainment management!
AEG, Stage AE, Live Nation Pittsburgh, Kennywood Park, iHeart Pittsburgh, The Talent Group, Mosaic, Lincoln Center, ShowClix, Rivers Casino, Sports Authority Field, Madison Square Garden, Comcast Spotlight, etc. 

The jobs within the organizations listed above include those you would find in any business and include others that are specific to sports, arts, entertainment and music business management.

Job titles can include: agent, administrative assistant, box office manager, sales and sponsorship executives, house management, marketing director, talent manager, advertising manager, event manager, production management, promotions director, director of finance, director of communications, producer, general manager, salesperson and marketing executive, research manager, music manager and many others.

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