Suggest Edits

Be The First To
Add Photos

Headquarters Austin, TX
Size 16 to 50 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Private
Industry Arts, Entertainment & Recreation
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable 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

Working at SXSW

Posted by employees

Employees are “Satisfied”   12 ratings

3.9

100% Approve of the CEO   6 ratings

(no image)

Roland Swenson

Managing Director

Programming Intern

  Former Employee

Pros: Awesome environment to work in, everyone is laid back and cool, its SXSW! As an intern you get to experience what really goes on in the company. Event production on site is a great and crazy experience, you get to see what goes on behind the scenes… Full Review

More SXSW Ratings & Reviews ( 12)

Salaries in USD  United States Avg. Salary
$31k
$34k
$37k

Special Projects Coordinator - Hourly

1 SXSW Salary

n/a
$17
$19

Conference Planner

1 SXSW Salary

n/a
$30k
$33k

Sxsw Meeting and Event Planner

1 SXSW Salary

n/a
$35k
$38k

= Salary Range

= Anonymous Salary Range

= Avg.

More SXSW Salaries (3)

Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Austin, TX Oct 2013 – Reviewed Feb 23, 2014

Interview Details – You initially submit an application with your top 3 internship choices to the hiring manager, and he then sends it to our first choice department. If they want you, you come in for an interview and you either get the internship or you don't. If they don't want you, it goes on to the next department…Full Interview

Interview Question:
They asked me how I would deal with interacting with artists if problems arose. View Answer

More SXSW Interview Questions & Reviews (1)

SXSW Awards & Accolades

Let us know if we're missing any workplace or industry recognition – Add an award

Worked for SXSW? Contribute to the Community!