Blackhawk Internship Program

THE BEST PLACE TO START YOUR CAREER

Start your marketing career today!

Are you looking for hands-on experience within every aspect of Digital Marketing including web, SEO, Facebook Advertising, or Social Media? If so, Blackhawk is a small but mighty digital marketing agency located in Austin, TX. We work with all sizes of companies across the United States to develop creative and successful marketing campaigns covering all digital platforms. Join our team and be more than just an intern. Our hands-on, start-up culture will allow you to gain experience in entrepreneurship, professionalism, and of course digital marketing! Help us become one of the best places to start your marketing career!

What We Do

Design

Blackhawk creates all designs in-house from Facebook and Google ad to web and email graphics, to print work. The designs can vary from customer requests to internal Blackhawk creations.

Assist in creating new and editing existing graphics across all mediums. Work alongside the lead designer to collaborate and learn the ins and outs of designing in a digital marketing agency!

Facebook

With our client’s success always in mind, Blackhawk creates and runs Facebook advertising campaigns for small to large companies. We create all ad copy and design work in house.

Assist in writing captivating ad copy and work with our design team to create eye-capturing graphics! You will also have the opportunity to see the backside of Facebook Advertising. Learn how to run and manage your own Facebook campaigns!

Email Marketing

Blackhawk creates and runs email campaigns for medium to large companies across the United States. Our strong and experienced email team works effortlessly to reach our clients’ markets with captivating messages – driving traffic, sales, etc. to our awesome clients!

Work with our email team here in our Austin office to write copy for our client’s email campaigns. Learn how to run your own email campaigns, work with data transfers, and manage clients in the process!

SEO

Blackhawk creates, manages, and develops Local SEO strategies and profiles for businesses nationwide.

Work with our SEO team to write creative, authentic content for our clients while managing and creating relationships with other local directories and businesses in their area.

Website Development and Maintenance

Blackhawk designs, develops, and manages websites for small to large companies.

Work and cultivate relationships with our contracted developers and designers through frequent conference calls and meetups. In addition, you will work closely with Blackhawk’s in-house web team to build and manage WordPress sites.

Strategic Marketing Consulting

Blackhawk works with clients to strategically create marketing campaigns and offers for their clients.

Sit in on our client meetings for strategic consultation! Listen to our experienced CEO work with clients and see marketing magic happen before your eyes!

Reputation Management & Reviews

Blackhawk believes that customer retention and relationships are one of the most important things for running a successful business! Blackhawk manages reviews for clients – this includes sending review requests, analyzing reviews, and making sure they are posted across the web for future clients to see.

Create and manage reviews for our clients! Learn how to setup review platforms, post reviews across the web, and work with clients to make sure their reviews are representing them in the best way possible!

Analytics & Insight Tracking

Blackhawk analyzes and tracks every campaign we run. Our results are one of the most important things that represent us, so we keep track of them and love to show our clients how great their marketing efforts are doing!

Learn how to analyze and present data to clients. Work with our Account Manager to learn how to talk with clients professionally!

Google

Blackhawk creates and runs Google Adwords for small to large companies. In addition, Blackhawk manages and budgets our Google Adwords campaigns with expert knowledge of the platform and the audiences we are targeting.
Get inside Google Adwords and work with our team of experts to learn how to strategically use the platform for successful marketing efforts. You also will have the chance to work with our design team to create Google Display ads!

Internship Class of 2018

Andrew Cuellar

Andrew Cuellar

Digital Marketing Intern

Cooper Kavanaugh

Cooper Kavanaugh

Digital Marketing Intern

Cooper was born in San Antonio (Go Spurs Go) but moved to Houston at a young age. He is currently a junior at the University of Texas at Austin, pursuing degrees in Business Honors and Marketing, with a certificate in Sports Media.

Cooper is extremely interested in Digital Marketing and entrepreneurialism, hoping to one day own his own business. When Cooper is not working, he spends his time playing basketball with friends, listening to good music around Austin, and enjoying all things sports.

Mikaela

Mikaela

Digital Marketing Intern

Ben Pfeffer

Ben Pfeffer

Digital Marketing Intern

Originally from Chicago, Ben moved to Austin for school where he will be a Junior studying Marketing and Entrepreneurship at The University of Texas. Ben is passionate about building great teams, ideas, and companies and hopes to use his communication and entrepreneurship skills to help the Blackhawk team this summer. In the future he hopes to one day start his own social venture that helps solve one of the world’s many problems. Ben has fully assimilated to Texas life and enjoys red dirt country music, water skiing, and basketball.

Weston Bliobenes

Weston Bliobenes

Digital Marketing Intern

Weston is a hard-working and creative student who has lived in Texas his whole life. He is a Junior at The University of Texas at Austin, studying Advertising and Business. He is also a local radio DJ that enjoys finding new artists in the Austin area to play on his show. In his free time, Weston likes to write, watch movies and go hiking with friends at the Barton Creek Greenbelt.

McKenna Bailey

McKenna Bailey

Digital Marketing Intern

Internship Class of 2017

Katie Burkhart

Katie Burkhart

Digital Marketing Associate

Originally from Dallas, TX, Katie is extremely excited to be spending time in Austin working for Blackhawk. Katie has a true passion for marketing, writing and all things digital. She is a senior at the University of Arkansas pursuing a B.A. in Advertising/Public Relations with a minor in Marketing. Katie has held multiple positions that have sharpened her skills in paid online campaigns, social media production, advertisements, website development, writing, customer service, and more. Katie loves working with people and values collaboration in the workplace. She enjoys creating content on her own blog, working out, hanging out with friends, singing, and being outdoors!

Sarah Khan

Sarah Khan

Digital Marketing Associate

Sarah is full of energy and is thrilled about diving into the marketing world with Blackhawk. She is a senior at The University of Texas at Austin pursuing a B.B.A. in Marketing with a minor in Advertising. Sarah has experience with branding, strategy, design, and content creation, and has had several marketing and leadership roles within organizations at UT. In her free time, Sarah loves hiking with friends at the Barton Creek Greenbelt, paddle boarding on Lady Bird Lake, giving back to the community, and trying all the delicious food Austin has to offer. She also loves traveling to new places, interior decorating, crafting, and cooking.

James Cabrera

James Cabrera

Designer

James has a background in sales and hopes to use his experience to help businesses connect with Blackhawk so they can reach a new level of success. He is a senior at The University of Texas at Austin pursuing a B.B.A. in Marketing with a minor in Advertising. He has a passion for bringing people together and doing anything from playing racquetball to volunteer work. When he is not studying for classes, you can usually find him exploring local restaurants in Austin. James loves learning about technology and figuring out what the next big innovation could be.

Taylor Sprinkle

Taylor Sprinkle

Digital Marketing Associate

Taylor is more than excited to use social media to share her experiences, and the experiences of her fellow Blackhawk team members, during her internship this summer. Taylor loves watching, filming, and editing media. She is a sophomore at the University of Texas at Austin pursuing a Journalism degree in the Moody College of Communication. Taylor also writes poetry and enjoys exploring new music and the outdoors. She shares the music, places, and concepts she has experienced during her time in Austin and in her hometown Rockport, Texas with people through the media she creates and posts to her social media.

Jennifer Boudreau

Jennifer Boudreau

Digital Marketing Associate

Jennifer is super excited about her future and is more than ready to start building her skill set at Blackhawk Digital Marketing. Her ultimate goal is helping clients achieve their marketing goals. Jennifer is a recent graduate of St. Edward’s University in Austin, Texas, with a degree in Marketing. During her time at St. Edward’s, she was a member of the University’s NCAA Women’s Soccer Team. She enjoys the outdoors, barre classes, and experiencing life. As a student at St. Edward’s, Jennifer worked on many projects that included but was not limited to, marketing plans, analytics, and strategies.

Delanie Lowe

Delanie Lowe

Designer

Delanie was born and raised in Austin. She has big plans for a future in marketing and is excited to start her journey as a part of Blackhawk. Delanie is a senior at the University of Texas at Austin pursuing a B.A. in Advertising with a minor in Business. She loves spending time outdoors, going to the Greenbelt, hanging out at Zilker, or going out on the lake with friends. When she isn’t at a concert or music festival, she’s at home listening to music, drawing, or somewhere lost in an art gallery. She’s creative, outgoing, and personable, qualities that make her a great fit for our team!