The Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) is a private non-profit organization helping to accelerate the commercialization of clean technologies by offering flexible office space, CEO coaching, mentoring, and access to a robust network of partnerships and capital. LACI was founded in 2011 as a cluster-driven economic development initiative supported by the City of Los Angeles, LADWP and the Community Redevelopment Agency of Los Angeles. Recognized as one of the most innovative business incubators in the world, LACI identifies local entrepreneurs across multiple cleantech business sectors and guides them to market, creating jobs that advance LA’s green economy. In just five years, LACI has helped 60 companies raise $80M in funding, created 1,150 jobs, and delivered more than $230M in long term economic value for the City of Los Angeles. LACI operates out of the La Kretz Innovation Campus with satellite offices in Northridge, CA and Silicon Valley and is the organizer of GloSho and founder of the Network for Global Innovation (NGIN).
What We Need
LACI is looking for an intern dedicated to the development of our community management program. The position is expected to be 10-15 hours/week.
- Assist our incubator leadership in developing both physical and digital strategies for building the Campus community and LA’s innovation ecosystem, including: social media strategy, branding, content generation, and event planning
- Deep interest in learning about clean technologies, environmental solutions, and entrepreneurship
- Creative and inquisitive nature with a passion to learn and apply something new every day
- Excellent organizational and communication skills
- Initiative to build, nurture, and expand industry relationships
- Undergraduate students in Communications and Media preferred
- Experience w/ social media platforms and interest in a career in marketing or advertising preferred
- Beautiful, fun, office environment in the hub of cleantech and start-up incubation
- Exposure to the best and brightest entrepreneurs making a difference in the world
- Access to seminars, events and networking mixers
You can apply here: https://laci-tlsrf.formstack.com/forms/volunteerapplication