TESM Career Fair

Explore your career options

Need help landing an internship or job? Looking to build industry connections?

The TESM Career Fair is for all IUPUI students interested in networking and finding career opportunities in tourism, event, and sport management. Whether you need a little boost in your professional style, to polish your résumé, or want to interact with potential employers, we offer it all at this incredible career event. 

Bring your professional attire and business cards to the IUPUI Campus Center fourth floor on Wednesday, Nov. 28 from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. to take the next step in your career journey. 

Register for the TESM Career Fair

The career fair experience


Get registered through Eventbrite, then stop by the check-in table on November 28 to grab a nametag. Check-in starts at 9:30 a.m. and is available until 1 p.m.

Empower hours

Start the day with your best foot foward–stop by one of our empower hour stations between 9:30 a.m. and 1 p.m., and up your professional game! Empower hours include:

  • professional headshots
  • résumé advise
  • career fair coaching
  • professional attire and appearance guidance from a professional stylist and makeup artist

Career fair

Time for the career fair! Meet with employers and exhibitors during the career fair exhibition from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information about exhibitors and career fair details, download the MyCareerFairPlusApp.

Speaker session

Kyle Kinnett, CEO of Bullseye Event Group, will speak on propelling your career and professional image forward from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Special guests

Kyle Kinnett is the chief executive officer of Bullseye Event Group. Kinnett has spent years leading and executing high caliber events and VIP events all over the city of Indianapolis. He is a TESM Career Fair speaker and will discuss strategies for propelling your career and professional image.

Laura Walters is a fashion stylist and owner of Style Riot–a wardrobe styling business located in Indianapolis. She specializes in creating unique wardrobe collections for editorial and commercial features and personal styling. Walters will be available to advise your professional style during the empower hours.

Mike Karnuta is senior vice president of Indiana Sports Corp and helped to bring the 2012 Super Bowl to Indianapolis. There is no one more experienced on mega sporting events in the state. Karnuta will be offering career advice and kicking off the speaker session.

Lauren Rink is the professional makeup artist and lead planner of Royal Weddings and Events. Rink is ready to help enhance your style and give some career and entrepreneurship advice along the way during the empower hours at the career fair.

Dress for success!

Wondering what to wear? Here's a list of suggestions:

  • dress pants
  • dress shoes
  • suit coat
  • button-up shirt or blouse