Hashtag Sports | Internships

Internship Program


Open Positions

About Us

Hashtag SportsĀ® is changing the game for sports industry, media, tech, and advertising professionals through our industry-leading thought leadership platform, and we're currently looking to draft stellar rookies who can contribute to the team immediately.

The Hashtag Sports community consists of 50,000 professionals, fans, and athletes around the world who engage with our daily newsletter, Medium publication, annual conference, virtual series, and social media.

We take pride in our alumni having established careers at companies such as NFL Network, Turner Sports, Pepsi, ESPN, NBC, VH1, Associated Press, Washington Capitals, Washington Wizards, Verizon Center, IBM, Time Inc., and Deloitte Digital as well as notable startups and agencies such as Bounce Exchange, SalesForce, and iStrategyLabs. As part of the internship program, you gain access to this growing network of professionals.

High-performing team members are typically provided with the opportunity to extend their internship into the next semester.

Work Environment

Hashtag Sports is an independent company which means we call all the shots—not some disconnected holding corporation. Our founders work closely with our interns. You contribute immediately, and your voice is heard within a small team that is challenging the status quo across industries.

We are located at 79 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10016 in the Flatiron / NoMad district of Manhattan, north of Madison Square Park.

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The Candidate

How to Apply

Please email your resume, cover letter, portfolio, writing samples, and/or any other relevant application info to careers@hashtagsports.com with the name of the internship as the email subject.

Marketing Intern


Dates: 09/06/17 – 12/08/17

Type: Full-time, Unpaid*

The fall marketing internship will focus on improving engagement and expanding the reach of our social media channels, including our newly launched Instagram account, product growth and increased reach of Hashtag Sports Daily and Hashtag Sports Weekly, ideation and production of event promotions, the creation of original content for Hashtag Sports 2018 and Hashtag Sports LIVE, brainstorming the latest Hashtag Sports swag, and further development of our Ambassador Program.

You will report directly to Marketing and work alongside the Hashtag Sports Co-Founders.

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Editorial Intern


Dates: 09/06/17 – 12/08/17

Type: Full-time, Unpaid (course credit)

The fall editorial internship will focus on the curation (which includes discovering new original sources) of Hashtag Sports Daily as well as the opportunity to write/edit original Hashtag Sports articles on Medium highlighting the stories of the athletes and innovators from Hashtag Sports 2018 and Hashtag Sports LIVE who are shaping the future of sports.

You will report directly to the Managing Editor and work alongside the Hashtag Sports Co-Founders.

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Events Intern


Dates: 09/06/17 – 12/08/17

Type: Full-time, Unpaid (course credit)

The fall events internship program will focus on the planning and production of Hashtag Sports 2018 in Manhattan and our flagship Hashtag Sports LIVE thought leadership video series.

This is a dynamic role given that our conference is the freshest B2B experience in the sports industry while Hashtag Sports LIVE is a rapidly growing, one-of-a-kind livestream event series that offers an intern the opportunity to learn valuable live video / social media production skills. This is an internship for quick learners and people interested in gaining knowledge of how next-gen event producers market and build the event experience.

You will report directly to and work alongside the Hashtag Sports Co-Founders and Marketing team.

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Web Development Intern


Dates: 09/18/17 – 12/08/17

Type: Full-time, Unpaid (course credit)

Our team is seeking a development intern who has a passion for solving real world problems and ideally loves sports, media, and technology. We are looking for someone who wants to grow with the team, is interested in not only coding but doesn't mind getting their hands dirty with strategy and ideation on occasion.
You are interested in hands-on experience with helping to automate workflow processes, optimize speed and scalability of our custom built website, and build community features for our audience.

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