Andrew Teie (McIntire '08)

What impact did the “Promotions” class have on you?

It set me up for success, providing me with the structure, learning, and energy to enter into the field of advertising with a leg up on everyone else. It also connected me with new, long-lasting friends, and allowed me to discover a profession that I love.

What is the most valuable thing you learned in this class?

The value of narrative, and how to tell compelling stories in the world of business

Why should a UVA student take the “Promotions” class?

If you’re even partially interested in marketing, this class will teach you everything you need to know to succeed in an agency setting. Plus you’ll likely make friends for life.

What is your favorite “Promotions” memory?

The trips to regionals, bonding with friends and classmates in Charlotte, and banding together for a successful presentation

What is the best part about being in the “Promotions” class?

The days and evenings spent in the Promotions lab, combining friendship with work and creating an environment of fun creativity that you wanted to spend as much time in as possible. Carrie is PHE. NOM. E. NAL. The perfect leader for a perfect class 🙂

  • Undergraduate Degree Commerce
  • Current Job Yes& Agency, Vice President of Brand Strategy & Customer Experience (Washington, DC)