ABC7 News (KGO-TV) (900 Front Street San Francisco, CA 94111)

Vice President Community Affairs: Mimi Kwan handles community outreach and partnerships for ABC7 News, as well as local execution of global Disney-ABC initiatives. A graduate of Lynbrook High School and U.C. Berkeley, she a proud of her Bay Area roots.

Description: Students will tour the newsroom/content creation center and observe the 11AM Midday News live in the studio and outside the control room. There will be opportunities to snap photos on the studio set and Q&A with a newscaster or news manager.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: There is usually plenty of metered parking available on the street.

Date Time Total Slots Slots Taken Slots Left Status
Monday, March 18 10 a.m. - noon 6 5 1 Open

Wesley United Methodist Church (566 North 5th Street San Jose, CA 95112)

Director of Spiritual Formation, Community Engagement, and Music: I have three main roles on the staff of Wesley United Methodist Church: As Director of Spiritual Formation, I supervise adult education and small group gatherings. As Director of Community Engagement I work on our outreach programs like feeding the homeless, afterschool tutoring, ESL, advocating for justice, and more. As Director of Music I direct our choir, oversee our Praise Band and other musical groups, and work on planning our Sunday worship services. I also regularly speak for worship and other events.

Description: 9:00 am arrival, introductions 9:15-9:45 tour of facilities, summary of my responsibilities 9:45-10:00 meet rest of staff, summary of their responsibilities 10:00-11:45: preparation for upcoming events and activities including: Community Service Group Studies Music performances 11:45 Lunch out at a Japantown restaurant 1:15 End of Job Shadow

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Traffic is often heavy on north 87. Please allow ample time to arrive. We are five blocks from Light Rail on North First Street (Empire Station) as alternate transportation.

Date Time Total Slots Slots Taken Slots Left Status
Monday, March 18 9 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. 3 0 3 Open

3marketeers Advertising, Inc. (6399 San Ignacio Ave., Suite 200 San Jose, CA 95119 USA)

CEO: CEO and Creative Director of Advertising Agency

Description: Students will observe an overview of the agency and our work and typical day. They will meet members of our design, content, programming, and account management teams. We will have lunch brought in, eat with students, then release students to continue interacting with team members.

Date Time Total Slots Slots Taken Slots Left Status
Monday, March 18 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. 10 10 0 Closed

Children's Musical Theater of San Jose (1401 Parkmoor Avenue, Suite 100, San Jose, CA 95126)

Production Manager/Stage Manager: Production Manager - Manage all aspects of all productions put up by the company including but not limited to: contract designers; create and maintain budgets and schedules; setup video equipment; supervise lighting and sound departments. Stage Manager - Manage all aspects of one production including rehearsals, gathering of props, set pieces and costumes - working with the coordinators of those areas, developing the script in order to call the lighting/crew/video calls at the theater as the show is performed on stage.

Description: Tour the set shop and office. Discuss various careers in the Theater industry with focus on Production and Stage Management with time for Q&A. Have dinner with one of CMT's Stage Managers before observing rehearsal for the Rising Stars (ages 8-14) production of Tom Sawyer, and the Mainstage (ages 14-20) production of Chicago.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Please note that your host will provide and eat Dinner (not lunch) with you.

Date Time Total Slots Slots Taken Slots Left Status
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 3:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. 3 3 0 Closed

MBA Architects (1176 Lincoln Avenue, San Jose, CA 95125)

Office Manager: The office manager (OM) is the administrative part of this company. OM is responsible for taking care of the people who work in the office, handling the company billing, interfacing with the architects and designers, and training the interns. Having a OM allows the architects time and ability to meet directly with their clients.

Description: Students will be in the office all morning. They will spend 15-20 minutes Individually with each staff member. Staff includes company president and principal architect, associate architect and intern architects. Students will also have an opportunity to see drawings, material samples and color boards.


Date Time Total Slots Slots Taken Slots Left Status
Monday, March 18 9:15 a.m. - 1 p.m. 2 2 0 Closed

Pac-12 Networks (360 3rd Street San Francisco, CA 94107)

Video Producer: Produce original content for television and digital platform that covers Pac-12 athletics

Description: A tour of the Pac-12 networks studio and offices, introductions to our on-air talent and production staff, Q and A and possibility of some hands on experience

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: I will come downstairs and get the kids once they arrive the lobby

Date Time Total Slots Slots Taken Slots Left Status
Monday, March 18 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 5 5 0 Closed

San Jose Mercury News (4 North 2nd Street, San Jose, CA 95113 8th floor)

Breaking News Editor: I'm in charge of the breaking news reporters.

Description: The students will attend a morning meeting where editors talk about the top stories of the day. I'll talk to them about the state of modern journalism and what it's like to work at the Mercury News, and will set up meetings with a couple of reporters.

Date Time Total Slots Slots Taken Slots Left Status
Monday, March 18 8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. 5 5 0 Closed

Santa Clara County Office of Education (1290 Ridder Park Drive, San Jose, CA 95112)

Digital Media Operations Coordinator: Produce Television and video programming for education and training.

Description: Tour of TV studio, hands on experience operating TV cameras, video production equipment. Learn about video editing and graphics.

Date Time Total Slots Slots Taken Slots Left Status
Monday, March 18 10 a.m. - noon 4 4 0 Closed

Savioke (125 South Market Street Suite 700 San Jose, CA 95113)

VP of Sales & Marketing/VP Customer Success: Lauren Schechtman (VP Sales/Marketing) is in charge of developing the strategies and plans that position and grow Savioke and make the Relay brand successful. Along with managing Savioke's global sales teams and partners, Lauren builds and executes the marketing tactics that generate awareness including public relations, advertising, social media, events, speaking engagements, and all sales materials. Izumi Yaskawa (VP Customer Success) is in charge of keeping our customers happy so they keep utilizing the robot. She is also a member of our Board of Directors and as such helps develop the strategy of the company.

Description: All students attending Savioke will get a brief tour of our office and a demonstration of Relay, our service robot. Then they will all meet with the CEO for a company overview. Afterwards they will be splitting up by the particular job shadow. They will split this time with the VP of Sales & Marketing and the VP Customer Success and will learn about the specifics of their job as well as their path to their current position.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Students might be asked to sign a NDA (non-disclosure agreement). *****Please note this is not on the regular Job Shadow day, but on Thursday!****

Date Time Total Slots Slots Taken Slots Left Status
Thursday, March 21st, 2019 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. 2 2 0 Closed

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