1stFive - Careers and Community

1stFive supports you from your first internship through the first five years of your career in the media industry. We are a community of writers, bloggers, photographers, digital designers, marketers, advertising junkies, TV buffs, and other creatives who want to make it in media.

Under MediaVillage, 1stFive gives you the tools you need to succeed. We feature career-related content from young voices across the industry. We also provide advice from and opportunities to connect with top media execs at our member companies, including NBC, Disney, Google, Simulmedia, and Hearst.

1stFive helps you enjoy the view from the bottom of the ladder, while you work your way to the top. Subscribe now to start building your network, boosting your resume, creating your brand, and getting your name out there.


To submit pitches or just say hi, reach out to us at 1stFive@myersbiznet.com.



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