become a placemaker apprentice
Development Counsellors International (DCI) is the leader in marketing places. Our exclusive Place Marketing Internship Program offers aspiring destination marketers the opportunity to gain unmatched experience by working with cities, regions, states and countries including Dubai, Scotland, Thailand, California, Puerto Rico and Charleston, SC. Since 1960, we have represented 400+ places helping them to attract both investors and visitors.
DCI’s Place Marketing Internship Program places candidates in prime position for full-time hire. In fact, many place marketing trainees have transitioned into full-time employees. The program is open to college seniors, recent graduates and graduate students.
Aspiring place marketers will get first-hand experience in areas such as:
DCI’s Place Marketing Internship Sessions are conducted three times a year and we typically hire 5-7 interns per session for positions across all divisions. The sessions are 12 weeks with an option to extend to a total of 16 weeks.
- economic development
- tourism marketing
- business development
- travel trade marketing
- social media
- media pitching
- group and individual projects
- professional development
Place Marketing Internship Sessions:
- January – April
- June – August
- September – November