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Stella Lee describes how her previous internship at Echo Nest prepared her for her current work at the BSO

As a Music Business major at Berklee, I had participated in my first internship at Echo Nest. This company is a music intelligence company that powers smarter music applications for a wide range of customers including MTV, The BBC, MOG, Warner music Group and a community of about 7000 independent app developers. It was my first experience in a real working environment. Before I started my internship, I researched everything about Echo Nest and prepared to join as an intern. The reason I chose Echonest was because it was a growing company that I could learn a variety of tasks in. While interning at Echo Nest I had to search and rate social media and gather information from databases on the application and it was fascinating to see developers coming up with new ideas everyday.

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Networking is Key at the BSO

Stella Lee describes how working with the BSO’s many sponsors has given her insight into music sponsorship management

I have always dreamed about working at the Boston Symphony Orchestra. On the first day of my internship, I arrived at the office 30 minutes earlier than my scheduled time. When I arrived, my supervisor Allegra introduced me to more than 300 people that help organize and run the company. I was very impressed with the working environment of the BSO. It is a very friendly environment in which I enjoyed talking to people and hearing about their job roles.

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