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Courtney Rhodes

Courtney Rhodes

Capital One

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Courtney's work combines: Business, Journalism, and Communicating / Sharing Stories

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Day In The Life

Communications Manager

Execute media relations plans supporting the Capital One Cafe expansion.

Skills & Education

Here's the path I took:

  • High School

    Chantilly High School

  • Bachelor's Degree

    Agricultural Communication/Journalism

    University of Maryland-College Park

  • Graduate Degree

    Business/Corporate Communications, General

    Northeastern University

Here's the path I recommend for someone who wants to be a Public Relations Specialists:

High School

Bachelor's Degree: Agricultural Communication/Journalism

Graduate Degree: Business/Corporate Communications, General

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Life & Career Milestones

My path in life took a while to figure out

  • 1.

    Majored in Communications / Journalism in school.

  • 2.

    Then I made the transition into PR, joining a consumer agency in DC.

  • 3.

    While in school, I interned at local TV stations in DC.

  • 4.

    Then I moved in house working in PR for Total Wine & More.

  • 5.

    Then I landed a job at CNN's Washington, DC Bureau.

  • 6.

    Now I'm using my skills at Capital One-executing media relations plans for the Capital One Cafes.