The InternView with Rachel Scharf


Name: Rachel Scharf

Hometown: New York, NY

School: Williams College 

Major(s): English

Current team you're working on? Brand Marketing Group

What is your favorite internship memory thus far? The pride celebration up on the roof that was hosted by one of Ogilvy’s professional networks! It was so cool to see so much of the office get together to have fun and celebrate such an important moment. 

Why Ogilvy? I love the creative energy that exists throughout all of Ogilvy, no matter what team or department! Everyone is so excited to share and listen to ideas. 

What do you wish you knew about Ogilvy before you started? I think this internship is unique in how it allows us so many opportunities to learn about all different areas of the agency, not just our assigned teams. With lunch and learns throughout the week and people constantly reaching out to share and teach, I feel like I learn something new everyday! 

Go-to office outfit? Jeans, a blouse, and sandals

Guilty pleasure? Iced coffee!

Proudest moment to date? Being trusted to work on an important media list!

Favorite thing to do in NYC? Walking across the Brooklyn Bridge on a nice day