Communication Major Gains PR Experience in NYC

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 28, 2014 – Rising High Point University senior John Marsicano secured an internship at one of the top digital marketing agencies in the country, Code and Theory in New York City.

The communication major worked directly with the company’s director of public relations and assisted with top tier publication pitches, project press tracking, award submissions and tracking client press coverage.

Marsicano says the skills he gained at HPU allowed him to succeed at Code and Theory.

“Dr. Linda Gretton, assistant professor of strategic communication, taught me the importance of sharp writing skills and a strong understanding of how to effectively communicate verbally,” he says. “She is a phenomenal professor and I am thankful to have had an opportunity to apply those invaluable skills at Code and Theory.”

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