Make it Mariko is an all women-of-color team committed to curating creative, inclusive, and diverse spaces in the events industry. We’re here to challenge the status quo and pave the way for a new generation of diverse event experience curators.

The Make It Mariko team is growing! In 2020 we pivoted to focus on Virtual Event Production and we’ve been so thankful to have a busy client list that keeps expanding. With this new growth, we are looking to open up opportunities for the next generation of event experience curators to learn and train with our amazon all women of color team.

The Make it Mariko Event Interns will work closely with our all women of color event planning squad. This is a great opportunity for an up and coming Event Coordinator who wants to learn the ropes of Virtual Event Production, Event Marketing, and Event Experience Curation.


  • Build sisterhood with a small, intimate cohort of next gen women-of-color event plannersWe are looking to bring 3 people on for this inaugural internship cohort.
  • Access to specialty Make It Mariko Event Planning Workshops and content
  • Learn the basics of event planning with the special Make It Mariko style to set you up with a solid foundation and experience to build your career for future roles in a wide range of industries.
  • Sisterhood in the Make It Mariko team and our community of clients
  • Compensation: $400 per month for 3 months with potential for extended contract after March as a Contract Event Coordinator
See the full internship description & apply here.