The Vela Way

A not-so-average internship, courtesy of Vela Agency     I was once given the advice to be extremely cautious when accepting an internship, and to be even more cautious if it was at a marketing firm. I was told I would grab coffees and file documents and be...

How Vela Empowers Its Interns

How my experience at Vela has provided me with the experience to jump-start into a career. Editor’s note: Saba Khan may have been Vela’s quietest intern ever, and quite possibly our most focused. She put her analytic mind to every project we gave her and came back...

My Summer With Vela

The fastest six weeks of my life have flown by. Instead of being excited about my three weeks of summer relaxation before my senior year in college, I find myself stuck with a bittersweet feeling.  As my time as an intern here at Vela comes to a close, I am almost...

Off To A Great Start

My name is Corey Bloes and I am a senior at Wake Forest University currently interning for Vela! I am Communication and Spanish double major and I am interning for the Fall 2014 semester.  I had no idea that I would be so involved with the marketing process before I...

Growing at Vela

I was half expecting mundane assignments and a set day-to-day schedule – perhaps because of friends’ internship horror stories. But my responsibilities here have varied on a day-to-day basis and I have enjoyed the range of assignments and projects that I’ve had the opportunity to be a part of.