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Summer Events Intern - StartingBlock Madison

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Division/Organization: StartingBlock - Madison's Startup Hub
Job Type: Local Student Jobs
Remote Eligbility: Not Remote
Location: 821 East Washington Suite 200 Madison, WI 53703 (on bus line)
Salary/Wage Range or Lump Sum: $20.00 to $20.00
Job Categories: Business Management, Finance, and Marketing, Communications, Broadcasting, and Media Arts, Customer Service, Facilities and Landscaping, Hospitality, Nonprofit/Community-Based Organization

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Hourly $20.00 to $20.00

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Position Summary/Job Duties:

StartingBlock - Madison's Startup Hub, seeks an Events Intern to join our growing team. This position will help manage event planning, coordination and support for events. We are a small team and are looking for “can-do” people with enthusiasm, energy and creativity.


  • In partnership with the CEO and Operations Director, coordinate the logistics of event planning for StartingBlock, StartingBlock members and ecosystem events. 
  • Be onsite for client events.
  • Work with clients to troubleshoot issues with AV, catering and building access.
  • Willingness to work early mornings, after hours, nights and occasional weekends.



  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, highly independent environment and juggle multiple ongoing projects and responsibilities.
  • Passion for events, an eye for details and keen sense of customer service.
  • “Can do” attitude.
  • Self-starter.
  • Team Player.
  • Strong Organizational Skills.
  • Project Management Skills.
  • Ability and willingness to respond to emergent situations and change direction with little or no notice.

Application Instructions:

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and resume to  Please include “Event Intern” in the subject line.



Org: StartingBlock - Madison's Startup Hub
Contact: Scott Mosley

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