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Professional Summary
To obtain a professional position where I can utilize my leadership skills. Such Skill will effectively strengthen my team and others around me. I am seeking a position where my experience and skills can grow with opportunity for advancement.
Bachelor of Arts: Communication Design, June 2015
New York City College of Technology, City University of New York - New York, NY

Canon, Nikon and Scarlet Red Camera, DJI Phantom 3.

Publication Media. Raster & Vector Graphics. Typography Design. Advertising Design.

Advance Digital Photography Studio. Publish Photographer.

Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, After Effects. Advance Web Design HTML, CSS, PHP.

Effective Speaking. Client/ Public Relations.

Contract Negotiations. Analysis & Reporting.

Intro Psychology. Psychology of Visual Perception.

Proficient with MS Office.

Solutions Selling & Marketing. Team Building & Leadership.

Work History
Account Executive, 01/2016
Yelp, INC New York, NY
  • Manage my own leads: utilize online and offline sources to cultivate new leads and develop/maintain a healthy pipeline
  • Drive the full sales cycle to attain new business: make introductory calls, assess business goals through qualifying, work with business owners in Yelp's platform and advertising packages, and close the deal
  • Achieve and consistently exceed monthly sales goals
Recruiting/Data Manager, 04/2014 to 08/2015
Byandfor Technology, LLC Queens, NY
  • Communicate with clients about timeline and revisions
  • Use data to acquire information about specific topics
  • Identify and interpret patterns and trends, assess data quality and eliminate irrelevant data
Art Director, Byandfor Technology, LLC Queens, NY
  • Create UIIUX design for development team/ Create company Word Press website.
  • Create Wix site with some HTML/ Redesign Logo and company stationery
  • Conduct company photo shoot/ Assist in editing video and photos.
  • Design weather icons for company app/ Design wireframe of company website for trademark.
Security, 09/2008 to 10/2009
Oppenheimer Funds Manhattan, NY
  • Video Surveillance Of Oppenheimer Funds &  check offices for security violation
  • Lobby Security (Pass and ID check) & Patrol floors owned by the company
  • Check safety equipment to make sure that they are up to date


  • Marine Corp Leadership.                    8 Time Rifle Expert.
  • 2 Time Pistol Expert.                         Navy and Marine Corp Achievement Medal.
  • Certificate of Commendation.             Certificate of Achievement.
  • Citation from Eric Adams.                  City Council Citation from Darlene Mealy    
  • Meritorious Mast.                              Published Photographer. Award winning Videographer.
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Education and Training
Western Washington University 2020 Urban Planning and Sustainable Development Bellingham, WA, USA Admission with Distinction awarded November 16, 2015.
Bellevue College 2016 High School Diploma Bellevue, WA, USA [3.98] GPA
Sell Your Sole August 2015 to January 2016 Intern
Seattle, WA

Worked managing digital inventory and organizing physical inventory.

Appeared in King TV 5 Evening Magazine segment about the boutique.
Cornish College of the Arts December 2015 to May 2016 Art Director for Student Projects
Seattle, WA
Worked on production design and art direction for several student videos at Cornish, one being accepted into the National Film Festival for Talented Youth.
  • Presidents Scholarship for Academic Achievement, Western Washington University, 2016-2017 academic year.
  • National Hispanic Recognition Program Scholar for 2015-16, for excellence in academic achievement awarded by the College Board.
  • Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth Scholar, 2009, 2010, and 2011

Certified in Microsoft Office

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Professional Summary
Creative fashion professional with 20+ years experience and 8+ in leadership; showcasing a variety of fashion looks for garment designers, buyers, sales personnel and customers. 

An individual who values innovative fashion without compromising the ultimate goal of increasing revenue.  A passionate designer with over 2,500 designs to market who provides innovative fabric, trend and theme inspiration and direction for leading product design corporations.
  • Fashion styling
  • Trend forecasting
  • Line development
  • Excellent collaborator
  • Visual composition
  • Product Design
  • Product development
  • Product Researching
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Expert in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and other Adobe Suite Applications.
  • Proficient in Lectra PLM and Full Circle apparel software.
  • Outstanding leadership techniques.
  • Expertise in print and textile design
  • Digital illustration
Work History
Founder / Creative Director 02/2015 to Current
Wrkshp Studio
  • Full service multi disciplinary design studio specializing in apparel, print and branding.
  • Coordinate the design process for 10+ multiple brands from concept sketches through final adoption.
  • Active Client list include: Travis Mathew, Rip Curl, Stance, Element, Anderson Ord Golf, Catch Surf, Lost.
  • Generate detailed specs of final styles and designs.
  • Create action sports based aesthetically-pleasing designs that complement the products.
  • Deliver young mens designs for Target.
Senior Designer / Manager 11/2009 to 02/2015
O'Neil Clothing
  • Managed 4 to 5 designers and created structure, direction and leadership.
  • Mentored new members of design staff during on boarding.
  • Responsible for designing a wide variety of of product categories including woven's knits, sweaters, fashion fleece and jackets.
  • Worked directly with Vice President of M&D on seasonal direction, themes, color stories and presentations.
  • Delivery of over 50 designs a quarter.
  • Extensive network of factory's and resources worldwide.
  • Deep knowledge of all technical aspects of product design, fabrication, construction, wash, embellishments of apparel.
Senior Designer 03/2009 to 11/2012
  • Responsible for Market analysis design of all categories including denim, board shorts, woven, knits, fleece, jackets, printables and accessories.
  • Managed seasonal direction, color stories and storyboards.
  • Supported trend shopping, concept and color direction, design direction, fabric development, denim washes, tech packs, fittings, merchandising and sales presentations each season.
  • Management and close collaboration with design team.
Design Director 08/2006 to 02/2009
O'Quinn Clothing
  • Conceptualized and implemented initial launch of brand.
  • Oversaw successful design of all categories including, denim, board shorts, knits, woven's, jackets, fleece and printables.
  • Established all vendors and makers for manufacturing of apparel both import and domestic.
  • Extensive European and Asian travel for trend shopping, concepts, sourcing, wash trips, mill visits and development.
  • Key participant in creating line plans based on trends and sales results each season.
  • Initiated new procedures to increase productivity in art department.
  • Managed four (4) design assistants fostering teamwork among a variety of product deliveries.
  • Spearheaded art direction and seasonal ad campaigns for both print and web.
Art Director 05/2002 to 01/2006
O'Neil Clothing
  • Major contributor to substantial growth from 35 to 85 million during my employment.
  • Research and development (R&D) include researching fashion design trends, sourcing, and development in Asia and Europe.  
  • Presented each seasons art direction and printable collection at quarterly sales meetings.
  • Responsible for product design and category management of each season printable collection.
  • Key participant in creating board short prints and woven prints.
  • Extensive International and domestic travel for trend shopping, concepts, sourcing, factory visits and development.
  • Assist in supporting design team in program management when necessary; lead and develop 5 direct reports and junior designers.
Product Designer / Partner 04/1997 to 01/2001
Mind Meld Inc.
  • Responsible for generating and servicing extensive client base needs.
  • Diversified companies client portfolio with young action sports brands.
  • Managed the design and production of apparel graphics, package design, pop, and collateral.
  • Worked directly with high level corporate accounts; Warner bros, Disney, Pioneer and Chuck Jones.
  • Implemented new techniques for operation and maintenance of equipment.
  • Offered technical expertise in offset printing, large format printing and high end color separations.
Bachelor of Arts: Fine Arts Long Beach State University - Long Beach, CA.