Windy City Thunderbolts Intern


Windy City Thunderbolts Intern

Experience Information

Employer: Windy City Thunderbolts
Job Title: Promotions Intern
Major: Sport Management
Received Credit: Yes
Paid: No
Abroad: No

Description of the Organization

The Windy City ThunderBolts are a professional minor league baseball team based out of Crestwood, Illinois and a member of the Frontier League, a MLB Partner League, since 1999. They play at Ozinga Field located in Crestwood, Illinois.

Description of the Tasks/Projects Completed

As a promotions intern, I assisted with the set up and execution of all on-field promotions, including selecting the contestants to participant in them. I also updated the game script for the announcer before every game.

Skills/Knowledge Gained Through The Experience

promotions brainstorming and set up, customer service, composing the script for a game announcer, and problem solving

Favorite Part of the Experience

My favorite part of this internship was helping create memories for fans through our promotions, learning more about baseball, and being able to see the best firework show every weekend.

How the Experience Influenced Future Career Goals

This experience has helped me realize my passion for being involved in sports marketing, and it has influenced me to search for more jobs that allow me to get experience in this field.

Internship Format

In Person

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