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Marketing major grows from work at Tyler Perry Studios

Grad 2015. Jamilla Johnson-h.env
Jamilla Johnson

At UGA, students aren’t limited to learning inside the classroom. One graduating student shares how her hands-on learning experience impacted her UGA academic experience and her life. 

Jamilla Johnson
B.B.A. in Marketing with a Music Business Certificate
Production assistant at Tyler Perry Studios

“I found my studies to be very relevant to my experience there… I like to think of marketing as a skill set, an art and a study. Marketing has so many forms, making it applicable to many, if not, all interests. I used it in the way I completed my tasks, the way I engaged with people and the way I thought about the many processes involved in the production life.”

What’s next: Working at Creative Artists Agency in Los Angeles

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