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Career How She Got There

Name: Lily BrynesAge: 23Job Title and Description: Founder & CEO of SPOTSCollege/Major: The George Washington University School of Business/Sport, Event and Hospitality ManagementWebsite: www.spotsnyc.com Twitter Handle: @spotsnyc  What does your current job entail? Is there such a thing as a typical day? Lily Brynes: There is definitely no such thing as a typical day! My current job entails a little bit everything: client relations, sales, business development, marketing and managing. There are constant obstacles that arise when starting a new business, and a large portion of my job is...
Name: Lia BatkinAge: 33 Job Title and Description: Co-Founder of In the Know Experiences, a luxury travel and lifestyle companyCollege/Major: University of Wisconsin-Madison/Communications and FashionWebsite: www.Itkexp.com Twitter Handle: @Intheknowexp  What does your current job entail? Is there such a thing as a typical day?  Lia Batkin: There is no typical day in my job. I could be [doing] anything from traveling to a new destination to check it out before I send [the information to] a client, meeting with hotel vendors in my office, sitting [in] on calls with potential new clients,...
Name: Ashlyee HickmanAge: 25Job Title/Description: Founder of MyEveryzine; Administrative Assistant at YouTubeCollege/Major: Pepperdine University/Broadcast Journalism and AdvertisingTwitter Handle: @MyEveryzine  What was your first entry-level job in your field and how did you get it? Ashlyee Hickman: My first job in the entertainment industry was an assistant position at Sony Pictures Television. During my senior year, I interned with the international marketing team. At first, I was expecting the whole “get my coffee” routine, so I braced myself. But the people on the team were spectacular...