- Destination Mansfield – Richland County

Marketing & Public Relations Internship



Destination Mansfield - Richland County is an independent, not-for-profit organization committed to the marketing of Richland County through innovative collaboration and cohesive messaging, positioning the region as a desirable choice for recreation, events and entertainment resulting increased business activity and improved quality of life. 

Job Description:

The candidate will have the chance to work in a fun and fast environment learning many facets of the tourism industry.  Intern will assist in such projects, but not limited to:

  • Learn different areas of the tourism industry (front desk, marketing, and member services)
  • Assist with the planning, preparation and participation of special events and projects
  • Fulfill information requests and assist visitors with information needs
  • Update and maintain websites and databases
  • Manage the e-newsletters (various demographics) and online blog
  • Conduct light research and PR analysis
  • Create press releases
  • Assist with other duties as needed


  • Major in Business, Marketing, Public Relations, Tourism, Travel, or Hospitality
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Possess a professional attitude with good phone etiquette
  • Team player, resourceful, proactive and detail oriented
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel (Access and PowerPoint a plus)

Internships Available:  One or more Internships available any time throughout the year.

Number of Weeks:  Flexible (based on school schedule/projects or school requirements).

Hours: Prefer a minimum of 10 hours per week (flexible hours and days).

Pay:  Unpaid

Interested candidates should submit a resume to:                       

Mail to:          Destination Mansfield - Richland County
                       ATTN:  Amber Dobbins
                      124 North Main Street
                      Mansfield, Ohio 44902

Phone:             419-525-1300 x.27

Fax:                  419-524-7722

or Email:           adobbins@DestinationMansfield,com



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