This post is part of our Employer of the Week series, where we will be highlighting a different company in PR/Communications every Monday.
Likeable Media is an award-winning social media marketing firm with over 200 clients and offices in 3 cities, including New York City. Likeable is a three time WOMMY (Word of Mouth Marketing) Award Winner and the #118 fastest growing U.S. company according to The INC 500/500.
They consult on, build and execute plans to best leverage social media for brands such as 1800-Flowers.com, Verizon FiOS and Neutrogena.
Why Are They Interesting?
Likeable is notable because they are one of the only solely social media based marketing firms in the world. As a full service social agency, Likeable helps their brand customers create, distribute, cultivate and respond to text, pictures and videos, essentially “likeable media.”
Every company is a social publisher and through Facebook and other social media mediums, they help their clients produce and respond to great text updates, images, videos, and other content.
24 hours a day, 7 days a week, Likeable posts, monitors, and responds on social sites of their customers and keep Facebook and Twitter streams engaging. With proper social media management, brands can successfully market themselves.
Likeable has a great internship program. They implore students to try different tactics to market company names on social media, while also marketing the brand name of Likeable Media. Read more of what Likeable interns have to say by following their Twitter account @Intern.
A popular job position for NYC Interns is Business Development Buzz Builder. According to their website, Buzz Builders work in teams and focus on research and development, strategic thinking, and presentation creation. Their Buzz Builders are recruited from prestigious schools in the New York and Boston area including NYU, Yale, Columbia, Harvard, Boston University, Cornell, and more.
To be successful as a Likeable Media Intern, certain skills are vital. One must be proficient in Microsoft Office and social media tools like Hootsuite and Facebook ad platform. A candidate must also have strong time-management and organization skills, the ability to multi-task and work under pressure, and have an enthusiastic personality.
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