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Career Profiles

Many Career Goals. One Program.

Students come to the IMC Part-Time program with many different career goals. Whether it’s to accelerate your career, move into a new area of marketing, expand your network or “get a seat at the big table,” the IMC degree can help you achieve your goals.

Learn about career goals of some students in the program, and meet some IMC Part-Time alumni who explain how the program has helped them advance their careers.

The Advancer

Moving up to a new level in their careers during or after IMC

Karen Hornberger

Karen Hornberger (IMC05)
Senior Communications Manager at Allstate Insurance Company
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Lindsay Alston

Lindsay Alston (IMC17)
Senior Account Executive at FleishmanHillard
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The Leader

Stepping up to shape the future of marketing communications

Remma Rao

Reema Rao (IMC17)
Senior Brand Planner at Cavalry
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The Improver

Using new knowledge and new skills in current careers

Jessica Florey

Jessica Florey (IMC17)
Associate Director, Student Philanthropy and Senior Class Giving at Northwestern University
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The Career Changer

Moving to marketing communications from different fields

Nathaniel Clarkson

Nathaniel Clarkson (IMC17)
Associate Media Manager, Performics
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The Role Changer

Shifting to a different area of marketing communications

Sean Madden

Sean Madden (IMC17)
Senior Business Intelligence Analyst, Publicis Health Media

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The Networker

Using the Medill network to land new jobs

Jeffery GoodSmith

Jeffrey GoodSmith (IMC17)
Research Specialist at STRATA
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