Plano Profile is looking for interns.

Who we are

Insightful and innovative, Plano Profile is the cultural compass of Collin County. Reflecting the best of life in North Texas, Plano Profile connects our growing community by engaging residents in honest, creative conversation. From cuisine to current events, Plano Profile delivers compelling content to our diverse readership.

At Plano Profile, we believe in a united community.

Plano Profile magazine is based in Plano, Texas. We have a monthly print circulation of 50,000 with a monthly reach of over 480,000 readers across our print, digital and social media channels.

Our print magazine is distributed to homes across Collin County (as well as Dallas and Denton counties): Plano, Frisco, Allen, McKinney, Carrollton, The Colony, Murphy, Prosper, Richardson, Far North Dallas, Fairview. Digitally, Plano Profile boasts readers from across the DFW area, Texas, the U.S. and the world.


Virtual editions of our print magazine can be found at:

What we’re looking for

We’re looking for self-starters in Collin County who are passionate about communications. We want ambitious storytellers, graphic designers and marketers who believe in the power of honest journalism and enjoy taking on new challenges.

What we offer

At Plano Profile, we believe in giving our interns work they can be proud of—and a lot of it. Our interns aren’t there to make coffee runs, but to work actively with our staff as team members, bringing their own unique talents and ideas to the table. Our responsibility is making sure our interns leave us with the necessary skills to succeed in their respective fields.

Internship options

Among other tasks, an editorial intern may be asked to:

  • Write stories for print and web
  • Go offsite to conduct interviews
  • Provide supporting photography for their submitted stories (the intern may request them from their source, take their own photos, or work with the Plano Profile team to book a photographer)
  • Edit and proofread stories
  • Seek out stories on their own and bring their own pitches to our meetings

Graphic Design
Among other tasks, a graphic design intern may be asked to:

  • Assist in laying out stories for print
  • Design and edit invitations for Plano Profile events
  • Design and edit promotional materials
  • Design and edit ads for clients

Experience with Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator is preferred

Marketing/Social Media
Among other tasks, a graphic design intern may be asked to:

  • Assist in creating a marketing plan
  • Help plan our annual events
  • Help run Plano Profile’s social media channels
  • Create a social media calendar

To apply send your resume to

Rebecca Silvestri

Rebecca Silvestri is the vice president of Sales & Marketing. She is also the wife of Philip Silvestri, publisher of Local Profile. In a previous life, Rebecca was a math teacher in London and the...