SXSW Reviews

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Roland Swenson
6 Ratings
  • laidback, relax, and informative, even better if we got paid

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Intern
    Current Employee - Intern

    I have been working at SXSW


    Access to all events, great chance at networking, and a laid back environment. Also cool perks, free food etc


    Fitting into their culture, not really typical business structure, very informal, and unpaid for interns

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

SXSW Interviews

Updated Feb 26, 2015
Updated Feb 26, 2015

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    Sponsorship Coordination Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at SXSW.

    Interview Details

    I submitted my resume at school career fair, and I got an email inviting me to interview.
    Within 3 days, we set up a phone interview. And the results came up about 3 days after.
    Overall an easy and lighthearted one. Mainly focus on my past working experience, especially coordination ability and leadership.

    Interview Questions
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    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

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Headquarters Austin, TX
Size 16 to 50 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Private
Industry Arts, Entertainment & Recreation
Revenue $1 to $5 million (USD) per year

Part convention, part party, SXSW (South by Southwest) helps give Austin, Texas, its reputation as a fun town. SXSW hosts festivals, conferences, and tradeshows for music, film, and interactive markets. It showcases new movies, the "next" techie trends, and a smorgasbord of bands, attracting industry professionals, artists, journalists, and fans alike. Major recording and film studios send executives on the look out for new talent (and a good time). The festival showcases about 2,000 musical acts and screens more than 250 films. It hosts about 12,000 music registrants and... More

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