Getting to Know the Summer 2017 Interns

Getting to Know the Summer 2017 Interns

By: Daniel Gertis

Summer is in full swing, which means a new cast of interns is taking the stage at SunSpin Media! Let’s find out a little more about them.


Which SunSpin department are you interning for?

  • Daniel: Marketing
  • Kayla: Video
  • Kallie: Graphic Design


Where do you go to school/what year are you?

  • Daniel: The New School / second year graduate student
  • Kayla: College at Brockport / junior
  • Kallie: Villa Maria College / junior


What’s your major?

  • Daniel: Media Studies with a certificate in Media Management
  • Kayla: Journalism and Broadcasting with concentration in Media Production and a minor in Graphic Design
  • Kallie: Graphic Design with a minor in Business Administration


What’s your dream job?

  • Daniel: Vice President of Digital Marketing at a tech company
  • Kayla: Good Morning America
  • Kallie: something that allows me to eat




If you were on Ellen tomorrow, what would you talk about?

  • Daniel: How Ellen should help me pay back my student loans
  • Kayla: the celebrities she’s met and what they’re like
  • Kallie: ask her to tell jokes


What’s your favorite thing about Buffalo?

  • Daniel: Canalside
  • Kayla: food truck Tuesday
  • Kallie: museums


Now that we have Uber, will you use it?

  • Daniel: Probably not, it’s a lot cheaper to take my own car.
  • Kayla: No, just got a new car
  • Kallie: No, uses taxi


What’s your order at Starbucks?

  • Daniel: Venti iced ristretto shot latte
  • Kayla: Grande iced caramel macchiato
  • Kallie: Grande green tea frappuccino with a shot of raspberry


Instagram stories, Facebook stories, or Snapchat stories?

  • Daniel: Snapchat stories – they were first, the other ones are just copying them
  • Kayla: Snapchat – they’re all copiers
  • Kallie: Snapchat


What’s your favorite Snapchat filter?

Daniel                                 Kayla                                 Kallie

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If you become famous, what would it be for?

  • Daniel: a viral Youtube video doing something stupid caught on camera
  • Kayla: editing Carrie Underwood’s next big music video
  • Kallie: my artwork, not some weird scandal


Who would you cast as yourself in the movie version of your life?

  • Daniel: Zac Efron
  • Kayla: Sandra Bullock (future self)
  • Kallie: Anne Hathaway (future self)


What genre of music best describes you and why?

  • Daniel: top 40/pop – I tend to be very basic
  • Kayla: Broadway show tunes – dramatic
  • Kallie: pop – also basic