Jonah Van Why
NJI is thrilled to welcome our newest group of fall interns to the team. Whether it be diving into important industry research or keeping a tab on the newest social media trend, our interns bring excitement and an open-mind to everything we do here at NJI. Plus, we haven’t even made them wear the panda costume. Yet.
The operations intern at NJI Media, Courtney works tirelessly to keep the office duties flowing smoothly while providing support for teams throughout the office.
She graduated from University of Massachusetts Amherst with a degree in Communications with a focus on mainstream media and psychology. She also studied art in school and enjoys painting with oil and acrylic. A Massachusetts native, Courtney has a soft spot for 80’s post punk and her 12 year old black lab, Bear.
In her spare time, Courtney enjoys hiking, thrift shopping, and abstract collages. This past summer, she completed her first half marathon around the Grand Canyon.
One of the two strategy and client services intern, Jenny is dedicated to learning the ropes of providing strategic communications solutions and creative ideas to the clients.
In addition to her internship, Jenny is a master’s degree candidate in the Public Relations and Corporate Communications program at Georgetown University. Jenny is passionate about the interweaving of business and relationships develop. During her time at NJI, Jenny wants to continue exploring cutting edge digital media solutions, and create ideas that go beyond the set expectations and goals.
Originally from Taiwan, Jenny is excited about her journey stateside. Jenny is also a performing arts lover who enjoys dancing during her free time.
Our second strategy and client services intern, Ismaaeel works with the strategy team to provide timely digital solutions and recommendations for clients through research and analysis.
A sports enthusiast, Ismaaeel just wrapped up his collegiate football career at Howard University and is on track to graduate this winter with a degree in Sports Management & Business Marketing. Originally from Miami, FL, he enjoys traveling, going to the beach, watching sports, and listening to a variety of music.