At Portfolio Studio, we usually recommend 5 - 7 projects or campaigns in a portfolio. According to Kimberly Easley, Recruiter at VML, too much work is clutter. She says that even 4 fully rolled out, great campaigns can be enough to get you a spot for an internship. Then the interview can do the rest.
Copywriting student Zach Russell did some trash talking for this Glad Bag campaign in our Copywriting for Media course. Zach was able to team up with former student Lynette Rios who completed the art direction. This team work collaboration produced wonderful results and portfolio worthy work.
After completing an internship at RPA, LA, we're proud to announce that Candela Rebot has taken a position as a Junior. She is working on Honda and Southwest Airlines and had the chance to help out on work for pieces for the Newport Beach Film Fest that are being produced.
Ten San Diego Portfolio Studio students participated in an "all day agency blitz" in Los Angeles and visited BuzzFeed, Saatchi & Saatchi, Mullen and RPA.
Modern Copywriter is a great resource for working and aspiring copywriters. This week, our own student Stephen Chu was featured.