CYNOPSIS RISING STAR 2021 Amira was the recent recipient of the prestigious Cynopsis Rising Star award. Top 35 marketers under 35. MOUNTAIN DEW REAL CHANGE OPPORTUNITY FUND Amira worked across BET, VH1, Blavity, and iHeartMedia to pitch and execute the first ever Real Change Opportunity Fund pitch competition sponsored by Mountain Dew. Amira worked to secure talent, worked closely with creative directors, agency leads, and internal show and marketing teams to create a program that drove real change for HBCU students and alumni.
STEP OUT ON FAITH AND LAND YOUR DREAM JOB. FEATURED IN MY FRESHMAN YEAR OF LIFE BLOG Timing is everything. You’ve likely heard this said many times before, but a clear explanation of why is rarely forthcoming. To start off the series of On the Rise for 2017, I reached out to an amazing young lady whose patience, hard work and determination landed her to the career she always wanted. Read more.
BLOOMFIELD COLLEGE ALUMNA TO HOST BROADCAST JOURNALISM EVENT AT THE COLLEGE Amira Onibudo ’13 is returning to her alma mater to host the Television & Digital Media Panel Discussion & Networking Event on Thursday, November 3. The event will allow Bloomfield College students to gain the opportunity to network with industry professionals, participate in mock interviews, receive resume critiques, and learn about internship and job opportunities.
The panel consists of successful women in Broadcast Journalism Onibudo has connected with through working in television including Vanessa Freeman, reporter/anchor with News 12 New Jersey; Nia Warfield, News Associate with CNBC; Sandra Joseph of Emerging Media and MTV; and Erika Santoro, Associate Producer at CNBC.com.
ALUMNA BRINGS MEDIA EXPERTS TO BLOOMFIELD COLLEGE (EVENT RECAP) This past month, television media and marketing maven, Amira Onibudo ’13, returned to her alma mater to host the Television & Digital Media Panel Discussion & Networking Event for current Bloomfield College students. Bloomfield College students had the opportunity to network with industry professionals, participate in mock interviews, receive resume critiques, and learn about internship and job opportunities in the fields they wish to pursue following graduation.
DREAMS IN DRIVE PODCAST INTERVIEW What’s holding you back from reaching your dreams? In this week’s podcast episode, we chat with Amira Onibudo, a television media and marketing specialist, who is passionate about guiding and leading others. She is the founder of Unleash Yourself, which is an inspirational blog dedicated to empowering young professionals to unleash their inner boss. Amira shares her personal dream driving story and tools/strategies you can use to come of your shell and be the best version of yourself. Listen here.