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Alum Connections: Nicole Teddone

Virtual Event
Friday, April 9, 2021
11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Off Campus Location
Alum Connection: Landing your First Opportunity at a Talent Agency, with Assistant at William Morris Endeavor, Nicole Teddone

Find out what you can do today to get your foot in the door at a talent agency from Nicole Teddone, a recent grad and new hire at global talent agency, William Morris Endeavor (WME). Through this hour-long conversation, Nicole will share personal anecdotes from her transition from LSA undergrad to WME; give students a peak behind the curtains to see what her work week is like; advise students on how to keep their fingers on the pulse of what’s current when it comes to tailoring applications and interviews; and more.

About Nicole (FTVM ‘19):
Nicole Teddone serves as an Assistant at William Morris Endeavor, one of the world’s largest global talent agencies focusing in entertainment, fashion, and sports. Working with the Commercials and Brand Endorsements Department, the TV Scripted Department, and the TV Non Scripted Department, Nicole services the company’s team of agents by redlining agreements and contracts for their clients, which includes, but is not limited to, actors, producers, directors, and influencers. As a part of her new role with WME, she aids Talent through getting them auditions and jobs and builds a business around them. When Nicole is not working or spending time with family and friends, she loves to catch up on her writing, favorite stand-up specials and comedy shows, meditation, and her mentoring of others!

You should attend this session if you are:
A UM undergraduate LSA student
Eager to learn how to leverage your LSA education into a career in entertainment
Wondering what opportunities exist within a talent agency beyond the work of representation and contracts

What you’ll gain by attending:
Get a sense of the activities and learning experiences you can engage in now that will help position you for success in earning a position within a talent agency
Gain an understanding of the importance of staying in-the-know in order to distinguish yourself from other candidates
Realize the importance of authenticity when building your network and seeking out mentors

RSVP now to be part of the conversation. The link to join this Alum Connection will be emailed to you after you RSVP.

Posting Disclaimer:
RSVP now to reserve your spot. By signing up, you will receive an email with details on how to join this virtual workshop the morning of the session.

The LSA Opportunity Hub aims to deliver inclusive and accessible experiences and welcomes all LSA students to participate. If you require accommodations to participate in this event please contact the Hub at lsa-opphub@umich.edu so we can make arrangements. If you have any concerns or questions, please reach out to us at lsa-opphub@umich.edu.
Building: Off Campus Location
Location: Virtual
Website:
Event Type: Livestream / Virtual
Tags: Alum Connections, Alumni, Comedy, Entertainment, Film, Networking, Professional Development
Source: Happening @ Michigan from LSA Opportunity Hub