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Intern Spotlight – Owen Hanna

MAJOR: Business Administration; Marketing
SCHOOL: North Carolina State University

Welcome back to our Employee Spotlight series. Here at HR, we feel very fortunate to be surrounded by such amazing colleagues, each possessing a diversity of skills and expertise.

This month we are shining a light on our Summer 2022 Marketing Intern, Owen Hanna.

Meet Owen Hanna.

Owen is a student at the University of North Carolina. During his 12-week internship, Owen has had the opportunity to learn about HR Pharmaceuticals’ products, create content for our social media accounts, and develop blogs for our brand websites. So far, his favorite experience at HR has been learning about the products we offer and how they help patients and doctors alike.

What is a normal day as an HR marketing intern?  

I get to the office around 8:00 am each morning and go over a to-do list that I made for the week. I spend most of my time researching blogs and different blog topics, as well as brainstorming ideas for potential social media posts. I also take some time to learn about the ins and outs of how the industry works and gain knowledge of how B2B marketing works.

What’s an app you couldn’t live without?

The Apple Music App. Music helps me stay focused and also helps a lot with stress.

What’s your favorite quote or inspirational saying?

“Success is not final; failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts”

What have you learned about the medical device industry that surprised you?

What surprised me was how many different products are created to suit the patient’s or hospital’s specific needs.

How has this experience shaped or impacted your career goals?

This experience has inspired me to improve my skills in writing and research and to discover more about what industries interest me the most

What advice would you give to future interns at HR?

Don’t be afraid to ask questions or ask for help. Everyone here wants to see you succeed and help you discover where you fit

What do you enjoy doing outside of work and school?

Lifting weights; Cooking; Reading

Fun fact?

I have crooked pinkies