Trade Shows & Events Intern

Job Description

The Visit Orlando Trade Show & Events team is responsible for creating, managing and executing over 150 internal and external events a year. These include HR events and board meetings, Familiarization trips, sales missions and three signature Visit Orlando Member Luncheons with attendance exceeding 900. The Trade Show & Events intern will support the team in the planning and coordination of trade shows and events. 

The Trade Shows & Events Intern duties may include the opportunity to:

  • Exposure to planning and executing national and global events.
  • Assist in the preparation of presentations.
  • Research potential themes, concepts, venues and vendors for a variety of events.
  • Update department event calendar and assists in additional administrative duties as needed.
  • Exposure to Cvent event creation and management.
  • Assist in the coordination and execution of signature events (if possible).
  • Attend networking events (when possible).
  • Attend department and client meetings.
  • Work closely with other company departments.
  • Submit weekly project report to supervisor.
  • Perform other tasks as assigned.
  • Work in an ever-changing atmosphere where each day presents a new project and learning experience.



  • Strong organizational, communication and writing skills
  • Basic computer skills – to include Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint - are required


  • Previous internships a plus
  • Basic knowledge of the events industry


6277 Sea Harbor Drive Suite 400, Orlando, FL 32821


To Apply

Please email your resume to

For more information about Visit Orlando, please visit our website at

**Interns will be paid $15 per hour, must be enrolled in classes, & must be able to work between 20-24 hours a week. (Flexibility in days/hours)

Strong candidates may be invited for a phone screen.

About Us

Visit Orlando Mission and Core Values

Our mission is to inspire, promote and grow global travel to Orlando for economic and community benefit. Our Core Values are: (1) WE INNOVATE: We are free to be curious and to create what we imagine. We go beyond delivering what works, we deliver what’s next; (2) WE TRUST: We are stewards of the resources and experiences entrusted to us. We show up for each other and our community. Trust is our currency; (3) WE WELCOME: We are diverse by nature and inclusive by choice. Everyone belongs here; (4) WE SERVE: We are dedicated to serving our community and each other. Service is our superpower; (5) WE “ORLANDO”: We create moments that matter and have a blast doing it! Fun has no height restrictions.