Allie Gerry Combines Passion for Business & Sport in Summer Internship at ESPN
Allie Gerry, grew up in Florida and began playing soccer at age 4 and played with the U-18 Florida Sol FC (Storm) team that won U.S. Soccer Nationals in 2012. She currently attends The University of Central Florida where she plays on the Women's Varsity Soccer Team and serves as Treasurer for UCF Athletics.
This past summer, she was able to combine her passion for business and soccer while working with ESPN as a Production Assistant on the FIFA World Cup team in Bristol CT. She supported several Emmy awarding producers and editors and was able to gain valuable experience helping with the production of clips that aired throughout the FIFA World Cup tournament. "It was so exciting to work alongside the team that brought so much of the World Cup action to life on television and to learn from their experience. I really enjoyed my time with ESPN and hope to pursue a career in sports and marketing in the future," said Allie Gerry.
Posted on July 25, 2014