“Uncover Your Potential”High Rise Consulting is a student run marketing agency creating and implementing amarketing campaign to promote awareness and career opportunities offered by theFederal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). EdVenture Partners has provided University ofIllinois at Chicago undergraduate students the opportunity to experience creating andimplementing an innovative and integrative marketing campaign.The objectives of the campaign are to: Create awareness of FBI career opportunities Recruit for the Investigative Specialist and Language Analyst positions Analyze research information to develop an effective marketing campaign Sponsor an on-campus event to create awareness of the career opportunities within the FBI Direct candidates to apply for positions by sending their resume and cover letter to FBI job specific e-mail address Obtain 100 resumes per positionHigh Rise Consulting expects to organize an interactive event at Montgomery WardLounge and Quad with the majority of attendees consisting of the target market. Thecampaign will include: marketing research, event marketing, public relations, finance,and multiple forms of traditional and non-traditional media coverage.The Media Kit will inform you of our agency and campaign, which includes: High Rise Consulting backgrounder EdVenture Partners/Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) backgrounder Press Releases Sample advertisementsFor more information regarding High Rise Consulting and the FBI marketing campaign,please contact Sonia Galvez at (708)257-9914 or firstname.lastname@example.org.Sincerely,Sonia GalvezPublic Relations Department HeadHigh Rise Consulting
High Rise Consulting BackgrounderHigh Rise Consulting is a student-created marketing agency at the University of Illinois atChicago (UIC) designing an innovative and comprehensive marketing campaign for the FederalBureau of Investigation (FBI). With the help of EdVenture Partners, Professor Koehler’sAdvertising and Promotion students’ will gain hands-on experience designing, developing andimplementing a marketing campaign to increase awareness of FBI career opportunities.Overall campaign objectives for High Rise Consulting are as follows: • Conduct pre and post campaign research • Analyze research information to develop an effective marketing campaign • Recruit for the Investigative Specialist and Language Analyst positions within the FBI • Actively seek donations from local businesses to support the campaign • Sponsor an on-campus event to create awareness of the career opportunities within the FBI • Obtain 100 resumes per positionResearchResearch will distribute surveys to over 400 students before and after the campaign. Pre-campaign survey responses will determine the strategy, message, and creative direction of ouradvertisements. Post-campaign survey responses will reveal the overall implementation results ofour marketing campaign.AdvertisingAdvertising is responsible for creating advertisements, posters, banners, and flyers promoting ourmain event. The team will use research results to deliver the most effective message to their targetmarket. Multiple media forms such as social media advertising, viral marketing, and traditionalprint media will also be utilized.Campaign StrategyCampaign Strategy plans, organizes, and implements the overall marketing campaign and isresponsible for obtaining the necessary equipment and resources to create an event generatingawareness of the career opportunities offered by the FBI.Public RelationsPublic Relations will distribute three press releases to media contacts, as well as deliver a MediaKit composed of fact sheets, press releases, sample advertisements and television broadcasts.This department will also solicit donations from local businesses with the purpose of drawingattendees’ to the main event.Published ReportsPublished Reports will prepare the High Rise Consulting Marketing Strategy Meeting and finalreport booklets. This department is responsible for composing written and oral presentationmaterials for the group to deliver to our client as part of the educational program.FinanceFinance will manage a budget of $3,000, and is responsible for distributing funds amongst theaforementioned departments. This department is actively working to increase our budget and addvalue to the campaign with the help of donations to ensure successful completion to eachdepartments stated objectives.
EdVenture Partners/Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) BackgrounderFBI Collegiate Marketing & Recruitment Program:The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and EdVenture Partners have invited seven universities toparticipate in the FBI Collegiate Marketing & Recruitment Program. Students at University of Illinois atChicago will be working throughout the semester to encourage qualified applicants to apply for FBIcareers, specifically for Investigative Specialist and Language Analyst positions. Students will beresponsible for developing, implementing and measuring the effectiveness of their own unique marketingcampaign.FBI Careers:The FBI provides equal opportunity employment and offers a wide variety of valuable and rewardingbenefits for a broad array of available positions within the Bureau. The FBI has specific criteria for eachavailable position that candidates must meet for employment, and a rigorous application process includinga background investigation and polygraph examination to ensure only the best candidates are selected forinduction into the reputable agency.Language Analyst Requirements: • US Citizen • Native or near native fluency in the foreign language • Professional level of English proficiency • Ability to comply with our current drug policy • Willingness to renounce dual citizenshipLanguages: Arabic, Urdu, Farsi, Chinese, Pashto, Punjabi, Uzbek, and SpanishInvestigative Specialist Requirements: • No specific degree is required • Law enforcement/military backgrounds are a benefit • Foreign language abilities and computer skills are also highly valuedFederal Bureau of Investigation:The overall mission of the FBI is to protect and defend the United States against terrorism and foreignintelligence threats, to uphold and enforce the criminal laws of the United States, and to provide leadershipand criminal justice service to federal, state, municipal, and international agencies, and partners. Althoughits current mission focuses on its enhanced intelligence and counterterrorism role, the FBI continues to beone of the most respected and sophisticated law enforcement agencies in the world. It is responsible forconducting sensitive national security investigations and enforcing over 300 federal statutes. For moreinformation, visit www.fbi.gov.EdVenture Partners:EdVenture Partners is an organization dedicated to developing innovative industry-education partnershipprograms. The objective of such programs is to provide hands-on, real-world experience to students intandem with providing marketing solutions and recruiting access at colleges and universities to clients.EdVenture Partners has designed and managed programs at over 600 campuses in the United States,Canada, Puerto Rico and Morocco. Find out more at www.edventurepartners.com.
Fact Sheet October 19, 2010• The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), EdVenture Partners and University of Illinois at Chicago are working together to increase applicants for FBI careers• University of Illinois at Chicago is one of seven campuses from around the country participating in the FBI Collegiate Marketing & Recruitment Program Students will design, implement and measure the success of a fully integrated marketing communications campaign utilizing a $3,000 budget• High Rise Consulting will be creating interactive recruitment activities designed to increase knowledge of and excitement for FBI careers, as well as encourage attendees to apply for positions• The theme of the campaign will be “Uncover Your Potential”Overall campaign objectives for our team are as follows: Conduct pre and post campaign research Analyze research information to develop an effective marketing campaign Recruit for the Investigative Specialist and Language Analyst positions within the FBI Actively seek donations from local businesses to support the campaign Sponsor an on-campus event to create awareness of the career opportunities within the FBI Obtain 100 resumes per position• The campaign promotions will take place from November 2th-9th at UIC in the Quad and Student Center leading up to our main event which will take place November 9th from 11am-3pm• More information about FBI careers can be found at www.fbijobs.gov• EdVenture Partners is an organization dedicated to providing innovative industry-education partnerships between students, educators and public and private organizationsFBI Career Highlights: • Two primary career paths are available with the Bureau: Special Agent and Professional Staff • FBI Special Agents are responsible for conducting sensitive national security investigations and enforcing over 300 federal statutes • The FBI also employs professionals in fields as varied as intelligence analysis, laboratory sciences, linguistics, security, information technology, human resources, general management, etc. • The FBI is currently recruiting for qualified applicants for various positions within the agency. Specifically, the FBI is searching for students to join their organization as career professionals. High Rise Consulting has been asked to create and implement a marketing campaign to recruit for the Investigative Specialist and Language Analyst positions • Positions may be located in FBI headquarters in Washington, D.C., 400+ satellite offices, 56 field offices, and more than 50 foreign legal attaches abroad • Full-time FBI employees receive excellent benefits, including health insurance benefits, life insurance benefits, retirement benefits, time-off benefits, Student Loan Repayment Program (SLRP), University Education Program (UEP) and more • All FBI employees must undergo an FBI Background Investigation and receive an FBI Security Clearance • The FBI is an equal opportunity employer and supports workforce diversity
-For Immediate Release-CONTACT: ALTERNATIVE CONTACTSonia Galvez Lexie FatianowHigh Rise Consulting Account CoordinatorPublic Relations Department Head EdVenture PartnersUniversity of Illinois at Chicago Consulting Agency(708) 257-9914 (630) email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org FBI AND UIC INVESTIGATE CAREER OPPORTUNTIES! Internship with EdVenture Partners develops students’ hands-on marketing experienceChicago, IL- September 18, 2010- This Fall 2010 semester, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)has teamed up with students at the University of Illinois at Chicago campus. Professor David Koehler’sAdvertising and Sales Promotion class formed High Rise Consulting, a student run marketing agency, toparticipate in a semester-long internship program with the FBI. As part of the FBI Collegiate Marketingand Recruitment Program, students will develop and implement their own marketing campaign topromote FBI career opportunities to qualified candidates.The University of Illinois at Chicago is one of only seven schools nationally participating in the program.This Fall 2010 semester, students have created a working marketing agency to research, develop, execute,and evaluate a campaign. Students have received a $3,000 budget to bring their campaign plans to life.The goal of the campaign is to increase awareness and consideration of FBI career opportunities as anInvestigative Specialist or Language Analyst. The campaign is targeted toward students possessingcritical thinking skills in: accounting/finance, engineering, computer science/information technology,physical sciences and math, intelligence experience, law experience, law enforcement, or investigativeexperience, military experience, and fluency in a foreign language. Critical languages for the LanguageAnalyst position includes: Arabic, Chinese-Mandarin, Farsi, Hebrew, Hindi, Korean, Spanish, and Urdu.A complete list of more languages can be found at: www.fbijobs.gov. By partnering with universities, theFBI is able to collaborate with students who develop creative strategies to efficiently reach their peers.The FBI Collegiate Marketing and Recruitment Program is designed to bridge the gap between industryand education, providing students with valuable hands-on experiences. The program is coordinated byEdVenture Partners, an education-marketing agency that designs unique industry-education partnership atcampuses around the United States. EdVenture Partners, in conjunction with the FBI, provides eachstudent agency with the resources and guidance necessary to design and implement their marketingcampaign.Watch for more information about the Collegiate Marketing and Recruitment Program at UIC throughoutthe Fall 2010 semester. For more information, please contact Sonia Galvez at (708) 257-9914 email@example.com “Uncover Your Potential”
-For Immediate Release-CONTACT: ALTERNATIVE CONTACTSonia Galvez Lexie FatianowHigh Rise Consulting Account CoordinatorPublic Relations Department Head EdVenture PartnersUniversity of Illinois at Chicago Consulting Agency(708) 257-9914 (630) firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com FBI AND HIGH RISE CONSULTING “MAGNIFY YOUR POSSIBILITIES” UIC Chicago Students Are Bringing a FBI Career Fair to CampusChicago IL - September 23, 2010 - High Rise Consulting, a group of UIC students, arewelcoming the FBI to campus on Tuesday, November 9, 2010 to increase awareness andconsideration of extraordinary career opportunities by hosting an event that features a live DJ,fun games, and discounts to local businesses. The event will be held in the Montgomery WardLounge and Quad from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM located at 750 S. Halsted.“Magnify Your Possibilities” is the climax of a semester-long program with High RiseConsulting students who were challenged to create a marketing campaign increasing awarenessand consideration of FBI career opportunities, specifically with the Investigative Specialist andLanguage Analyst positions. Desired skills for Investigative Specialists include: computerscience/information technology, law enforcement/investigative experience, military experience,and foreign language abilities. Language Analysts are required to have: US citizenship, native ornear native fluency in a foreign language, and a level of cultural awareness of the country thelanguage is spoken. However, the event is not the end for the University of Illinois at Chicagostudents.A post-campaign evaluation will be implemented to assess the campaign’s success and determinethe effect the event had on campus. At the end of the semester, students will present their post-campaign research results to FBI representatives.The FBI Collegiate Marketing and Recruitment Program is designed to bridge the gap betweenindustry and education, providing students with valuable, hands-on experience. The program iscoordinated by EdVenture Partners, an education-marketing agency that designs industry-education partnership at campuses in the U.S.For more information, regarding the FBI Collegiate Marketing and Recruitment Program pleasecontact Sonia Galvez at (708) 257-9914 or firstname.lastname@example.org. “Uncover Your Potential”
-For Immediate Release-CONTACT: ALTERNATIVE CONTACTSonia Galvez Lexie FatianowHigh Rise Consulting Account CoordinatorPublic Relations Department Head EdVenture PartnersUniversity of Illinois at Chicago Consulting Agency(708) 257-9914 (630) email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org HIGH RISE CONSULTING GOES SKY-HIGH! FBI Congratulates UIC Students Amazing Marketing CampaignChicago, IL - November 11, 2010 - High Rise Consulting, a University of Illinois at Chicagostudent-run marketing agency, received praise from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)after successfully executing a marketing campaign to increase applicants for InvestigativeSpecialist or Language Analyst careers. Nearly 1,000,000 advertising impressions weregenerated through a campaign consisting of word of mouth, social networking, print and onlineadvertising, which was designed to show the appealing attributes of FBI careers to qualifiedcandidates. The semester-long campaign program provided students the opportunity to form anoperating marketing agency and work for a real-world client, the FBI.High Rise Consulting, formed by sixteen students, was one of only seven other universitiesnationwide chosen to participate in the FBI Collegiate Marketing and Recruitment Program.Students began the campaign with extensive research of their target market to develop amarketing campaign promoting awareness of FBI career opportunities. The team hosted an on-campus main event “Magnify Your Possibilities” on November 9, 2010. The event featuredactivities such as a live DJ, giveaways and free food for all attendees. During the event, FBIrecruiters were present to answer questions and provide information regarding the benefits andopportunities the FBI offers. “The team did an outstanding job!” stated Professor David Koehler.After the event, students conducted post-campaign research to assess the success of theircampaign and its impact. The main event was a success with over 500 attendees. Insight basedon the collected data revealed knowledge about the FBI opportunities increased by over50%. The entire campaign created a ROI of 98%. To conclude the semester-long program, theteam will present their campaign’s results to FBI representatives.The FBI Collegiate Marketing and Recruitment Program is designed to bridge the gap betweenindustry and education, providing students with valuable hands-on experience. The programcoordinated by EdVenture Partners, an education-marketing agency, designs unique industry-education partnerships at campuses across the nation/country. “Uncover Your Potential”