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Summer 2021 Internship - Business Development & Partner Relations Intern

Type: Unpaid Internship 

Department: Business Development & Partner Relations

Travel: Possible


Who We Are: Since 2001, Sixthman has pioneered themed cruise experiences, creating intimate shared encounters for bands, brands, and their fans. We are proud to be celebrating our 18th year and the accomplishment of executing 116 festivals, hosting over 250,000 guests for 1,000,000 days on vacation at sea, including our first European festivals at sea coming in 2019. Our world class hosts and artists have included KISS, Kid Rock, John Mayer, Zac Brown Band, Train, Pitbull, Paramore, Florida Georgia Line, Diplo, Joe Bonamassa, Lynyrd Skynyrd, 311, Lyle Lovett, Barenaked Ladies, Sister Hazel and for brand partners such as Turner Classic Movies, VH1, Steven Van Zandt’s Renegade Circus, Walker Stalker Con, truTV and others, along with Sixthman curated festivals, The Rock Boat and Cayamo! Our festivals at sea bring non-stop performances, artist collaborations and a truly immersive music vacation experience with fan/band interactions throughout the voyage and in port. Our home ports of call include New Orleans, Louisiana; Miami and Tampa, Florida; and Barcelona, Spain, with dream destinations to the Virgin Islands, Belize, Honduras, Mexico, The Bahamas, and upcoming Mediterranean ports.


Mission: Support business development team in vetting new concepts through rigorous research on various social media, and other industry platforms. Support the partner team in their efforts to engage, lead, foster, and maintain close communication between Sixthman, our artists, and brand partners.

Descriptors: Organized, Supportive, Creative, Action Oriented, Data Driven, Communicator


Research assigned artists, festivals, and events

Build and maintain various tools to assist teams in seeking, new brand partners, artists, and concepts

Prep event communication for our partners

Research artists, festivals, and events

Various administrative projects as tasked


Exposure to

Event planning meetings

Various brainstorms including artist activities, and event/festival concepts

Eligible for the opportunity to be invited to work and sail on one of our events upon the completion of at least one semester


Skills and qualifications

This is an unpaid internship. Must be enrolled in college to apply.

Must be in Metro Atlanta Area

Must furnish own laptop for in office work

Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal skills

Familiarity with Survey Monkey and various social media platforms a plus

Computer proficiency (Email, Word, and Excel skills)

Who Leads you: Business Development Intern Lead

Please submit your resume along with a video, photo, or essay (240 words or less) explaining why you would like to intern at Sixthman to with Business Development & Partner Relations in title