Today the Media Communications classes were visited by an Adverting Sales Executive, Christine Erb and Producer, Alison Manka from Spectrum Reach Communications. Students, again this year, were offered the unique opportunity to work in tandem with the company to write, pitch and potentially produce TV commercials for local businesses. Wall 2 Wall Furniture, Big Cheese Pizza, Allegro Cycle and Hot Mama’s Espresso have agreed to partner with Spectrum and CPHS Media Classes for this year’s project. Mrs. Mebes, Media Teacher, shared that students just completed a chapter on advertising and the students are so excited about this project. Mebes added, that the project will give our students real world, professional marketing, advertising, public relations and project management experience and the completed projects will serve as a beneficial portfolio piece for each media student. Stay tuned for updates as Media students work together to spark creativity and produce some fantastic commercials that could be played on TV!
Last year's Media students pitched 5 incredible commercial concepts which resulted in the following professionally produced commercial. Blazing Guitars Commercial
Last year's class consisted of 24 young professionals, many of which are now planning to pursue communications, film and advertising fields. This year, the Media program has 70 students in two Media 1 classes and one Media 2 course. Follow us on Instagram Media Communication Classes on Instagram.