TGR Creative Partners with UTD’s JSOM Business School to Empower Student Interns

TGR Creative is excited to announce its partnership with the Naveen Jindal School of Management (JSOM) at the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD). Through this collaboration, 10 undergraduate student interns from the Marketing Capstone Program will be working with TGR Creative on the #DFWCreators brand for the duration of the semester.

The #DFWCreators brand, a subsidiary of TGR Creative, is dedicated to connecting content creators, creatives, and young professionals in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. By fostering a vibrant community and providing networking opportunities, #DFWCreators aims to empower and elevate the local creative scene.

The student interns will be actively involved in capturing new brand partnerships with local businesses and developing marketing strategies to enhance the brand’s visibility and impact. Their responsibilities include conducting market research, identifying potential partners, and collaborating with the TGR Creative team to execute innovative marketing initiatives.

Ayah Elshlali, one of the project marketing interns, shared their enthusiasm for the internship opportunity: “As an intern for #DFWCreators, I am dedicated to fostering meaningful partnerships and securing valuable sponsorships. Through a comprehensive blend of qualitative and quantitative analysis, my team and I plan to meticulously identify the ideal brands and businesses eager to collaborate with us. Our strategic approach involves constructing a robust partnership structure and collateral that empowers #DFWCreators to proactively engage and cultivate partnerships with enthusiasm and innovation.”

Another project marketing intern, B. Topovich, expressed their excitement about the internship experience: “As an integral part of the dynamic team at #DFWCreators, my intern cohort is leveraging targeted marketing strategies and disruptive media engagement to expand our creator network, elevate brand visibility, and empower local creatives! We are collaborating closely with fellow enthusiasts, to not just navigate the digital realm; but actively shape it. Together, we’re crafting innovative opportunities for inspiration to flourish and communities to thrive, pioneering a new era of digital engagement!”

Eric Aaberg, CEO & Head of Marketing at TGR Creative, expressed his excitement for the continued partnership with UTD: “We are thrilled to partner with UTD’s JSOM Business School for the second semester in a row. This collaboration provides valuable opportunities for students to gain hands-on experience in marketing and brand management while contributing to the growth of #DFWCreators. We look forward to seeing the impact of their contributions and fostering a strong relationship with UTD.”

Through this partnership, TGR Creative and UTD’s JSOM Business School are providing students with valuable hands-on experience in marketing and brand management, preparing them for successful careers in the industry.

For more information about #DFWCreators and to join the community, please visit

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