Summer Internship Program
Premier Live is proud to offer collegiate tennis players an excellent opportunity to join us for our 2018 Summer Internship Program. In these two months, students will gain a tremendous amount of knowledge while working directly with the CEO and President of Premier Live. During the internship, you will gain on-hands experience in running a sports marketing, travel and events business. A unique feature of this internship involves participating in the 2018 Pro League. This is a great experience for aspiring entrepreneurs who are thinking of starting their own business one day or individuals who seek to launch a career in either the sports and entertainment industries.
Intern(s) will report directly to the CEO of the company and will get to work on a number of areas in the business including:
- Finance & Budgeting
- Sales & Marketing
- Player Development
- Player Representation
Premier Live Pro League
Premier Live also organizes and executes the Pro League, a competitive four-week match format, open to men and women of top Division 1 college players, current and former ATP / WTA tour players, and some of the world’s top Juniors. Four teams will compete for a $10,000 purse, and the four matches will be hosted at Atlanta’s finest clubs.
Interns will help organize, market, and promote the Pro League, and also have the opportunity to compete in the league as players!
This will be a summer internship and interns will work 40 hours per week. The approximate date of this internship is June 1st – August 10th, with the possibility to extend the internship during the Fall semester based on job performance and interest.
This internship is located in Sandy Springs, GA. Participants must have their own housing.
Intern has access to a private clay court for training each day.
Desired Skills and Experience
- Applicant must be an undergraduate student or recent graduate and in good academic standing with their University.
- Majoring in business, entrepreneurship, marketing or finance.
- Wants to pursue a career in sports marketing or entrepreneurship.
- Collegiate tennis player.
- Must be highly motivated and organized.
Premier Live/Tennis Summer Intern, 2016
At Premier Live, I helped produce the world’s most exclusive Pro-Ams through their partnership with Sir Richard Branson known as the Necker Cup (tennis) and Necker Open (golf). Part of the Premier Live internship was having the opportunity to win my way to the Necker Cup via the Premier Live Pro League. Upon learning this, my excitement went through the roof. The Premier Live Pro League brought some of the best college and former ATP/WTA tour players to compete in a fun and exciting team format, played at the top clubs in Atlanta. At the end of the competition, the male and female with the most “Necker” points accumulated would win a trip to the 2016 Necker Cup as a pro. Continue reading >>
“Working as an intern for Premier Live was a great experience for me. I was able to help them on the sales and the marketing side. They let me get real-world experience in a relaxed and casual environment, which is something that is hard to find in many businesses these days. I was able to reach out to top tier executives around the world about one of the most exclusive pro-am events, the Necker Cup. Overall, this summer internship was exactly what I needed to help me get ready for a job in the future.”
Summer Intern, 2016