Welcome to
Brass Tacks Foundry

BT Foundry is a nonprofit creative agency built with learning in mind. Our first-of-its-kind Apprenticeship program provides the education and real-world job experience our Apprentices need for a long, successful career in advertising and marketing..

BT Foundry is a nonprofit creative agency in Dallas built with learning in mind. Our programs provide real-world job training, workforce development, and an employment pathway to talented creatives, opening doors to future careers in advertising and marketing.

12
Apprentices Served
86 %
Found Employment
$ 500000
Paid for Wages and Instruction
0
Months Avg. to Find a Job

Like many great ideas, we are the answer to a problem.

Bootcamp

 This 12-week program helps attendees sharpen their creative and professional skills. With three tracks to choose from in Copywriting, Graphic Design, or Account Planning, they attend expert-led training and development to prepare them for their capstone project. Bootcamp prepares graduates for our Apprenticeship program or to launch their own careers in the marketing and advertising industry.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bootcamp

This 12-week program helps attendees sharpen their creative and professional skills. With three tracks to choose from in Copywriting, Graphic Design, or Account Planning, they attend expert-led training and development to prepare them for their capstone project. Bootcamp prepares graduates for our Apprenticeship program or to launch their own careers in the marketing and advertising industry.

Apprenticeship

This first-of-its-kind, paid Apprenticeship program ends the catch-22 of needing experience to get the job, while needing the job to get experience. It takes the “paid internship” model to the next level. This 1- to 2-year program lets Apprentices work with real clients, enjoy ongoing education through workshops, and enjoy hands-on guidance from industry professionals.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Apprenticeship

This first-of-its-kind, paid Apprenticeship program ends the catch-22 of needing experience to get the job, while needing the job to get experience. It takes the “paid internship” model to the next level. This 1- to 2-year program lets Apprentices work with real clients, enjoy ongoing education through workshops, and enjoy hands-on guidance from industry professionals.

At BT Foundry, we're creating a hiring pipeline for the next generation of marketing and advertising creatives. But we couldn't do it without a whole community that invests in talented creatives.
At BT Foundry, we're creating a hiring pipeline for the next generation of marketing and advertising creatives. But we couldn't do it without a whole community that invests in talented creatives.

Be a part of mentoring a new generation of diverse creative professionals.

Be a part of mentoring a new generation of diverse creative professionals.

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