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Summary
Seeking a full time position, ultimately to gain overall experience in the work field, express my creativity in a variety of ways, and to work in an environment with advancement opportunities.
Highlights
  • Customer- and service-oriented
  • POS systems
  • Cash handling accuracy
  • Inventory control procedures
  • Loss prevention comprehension
  • Retail merchandising expertise
  • Ability to mediate disputes
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Reliable and punctual
  • MS Office
  • Art composition
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Superb attention to detail
  • Traditional fine art skills
  • Creative thinking
Accomplishments
  • Awarded 5 merit increases during the first 2 years of employment.
  • Supervised team of 11 staff members.
  • Received 2 “exceeds expectations” ratings on performance reviews.
  • Routinely helped as many as 60 customers each day in a high-volume retail outlet.
Experience
10/2006 to Current
Shift Supervisor CVS Pharmacy Ventura, Ca.
  • Addressed customer inquiries and resolved complaints.
  • Design and implemented customer satisfaction metrics.
  • Stocked and restocked inventory when shipments were received.
  • Reorganized the sales floor to meet company demands.
  • Directed and supervised employees engaged in sales, inventory-taking and reconciling cash receipts.
  • Trained staff to deliver outstanding customer service.

01/2015 to Current
Freelance Graphic Designer Bryan Archie Design Ventura, CA

Determined styles, size and arrangement of illustrations and graphics.

Prioritized graphic workload and effectively coordinated multiple projects.

Developed creative graphics that simplified complex messages.

Recommended techniques, methods and media best suited to produce desired visual effects.

04/2017 to 04/2017
Printing Production Assistant / Customer Service To Die For Clothing Indio, CA
  • Assisted screen printers as needed.
  • Operated belt fed dryer and inspected garments for quality and accuracy.
  • Helped customers select products that best fit their personal needs.
  • Offered exceptional customer service to differentiate and promote the company brand.
03/2006 to 07/2006
Carpenters Assistant C & E Cabinets Santa Paula, Ca.
  • Installed cabinets, base cabinets and crown molding.
  • Worked independently on projects and tasks within a carpentry team.
  • Consistently constructed projects that were square and level.
  • Safely used band, circular, jig, reciprocating, chop and compound miter saws.
11/2005 to 02/2006
Men's Department Merchandising Sears Ventura, Ca.
  • Designed displays to make the store experience interactive and engaging.
  • Displayed the appropriate signage for products and sales promotions.
  • Arranged items in favorable positions and areas of the store for optimal sales.
  • Printed various labels and tags for all merchandise.
09/2004 to 11/2005
Line Cook Big Al's Old Mountain House Ventura, Ca
  • Consistently kept a clean and safe environment by adhering to all federal, state and local sanitation and safety requirements.
  • Followed proper food handling methods and maintained correct temperature of all food products.
  • Quickly and courteously resolved all guest problems and complaints.
  • Conducted daily inspections and maintained food sanitation and kitchen equipment safety reports.
  • Set up and performed initial prep work for food items such as soups, sauces and salads.
Education
Current
Bachelor of Arts: Graphic Design The Art Institute Los Angeles, Ca.
June 2008
Associate of Arts: Visual Communication Ventura College Ventura, Ca
June 2005
High School Diploma Buena High School Ventura, Ca
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Highlights
  • CAREER OVERVIEW
  • Motivated and customer-oriented Graphic Designer with strong conceptual and design skills. Skilled in a variety of designs, logos and marketing packages designed to strengthen business competence.
  • QUALIFICATIONS
  • HTML and CSS knowledge
  • Strong design sense
  • Conceptual thinker
  • Electronic logo design
  • Quick learner
  • Template creation
  • Self-motivated professional
  • Creative and artistic
  • Skills Proficiency Total Years Last Used
  • Web Design/ HTML & CSS Intermediate 3 2017
  • Design Software (Photoshop, Intermediate 3 2017
  • Illustrator, GIMP)
  • Typography Intermediate 3 2017
Accomplishments
  • Improved user productivity and simplicity through UI redesigns.
  • Partnered with Development Team with roll-out of new web design platform to enhance business model.
Experience
01/2017 to Current
Web Content Specialist Dominion Enterprises VA
  • Updated and managed existing website properties for commercial equipment and agricultural dealers.
  • Presented pros and cons of various design approaches to design teams and management.
  • Worked closely with product managers, visual designers and development team to appropriately evolve designs from concept to launch.
  • Created concept mock-ups for web and mobile applications.
01/2016 to 11/2016
Licensed Insurance Sales Agent Sutherland Global Services Chesapeake, VA
  • Presented and clearly explained insurance policy options to clients based on their needs and goals.
  • Developed auto insurance and commercial insurance leads to meet monthly sales targets.
  • Promoted client retention through high-quality service and follow through.
  • Established new customer accounts.
08/2013 to Current
Partnering Graphic Designer Purple Monkey Graphic Design Hampton, VA
  • Designed and printed online interactive sales and marketing collateral.
  • Developed templates for e-newsletters, presentations and reports.
  • Designed unique print materials, including advertisements, brochures and logo designs.
  • Collaborated with a team of designers to offer improvements and direction on others' projects.
  • Assisted in developing and maintaining user-friendly websites.
Education
2018
Bachelor of Fine Arts: Graphic Design Progress Norfolk State University VA Graphic Design Progress
2003
BBA: Business Administration California State University Hayward, CA Business Administration
Skills
Photoshop, advertisements, brochures, concept, CSS, client, clients, Design Software, direction, GIMP, Graphic Designer, HTML, Illustrator, insurance, logos, logo, logo design, marketing, marketing collateral, materials, newsletters, presentations, quality, Quick learner, sales, Self-motivated, Typography, unique, Web Design, website, websites
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Professional Summary
Through my range of professional experiences, I have gained a multifaceted set of skills that allow me to thrive in any type of work environment. As my experiences demonstrate, I am passionate and hardworking with the ability to learn quickly, adapt to changes in the work environment, develop creative solutions, and work well both independently and with a team.
Skills
  • Microsoft Word, Excel & Powerpoint.
  • Computer Programming.
  • Systems Analysis.
  • Time Management
  • Handling Pressure
  • Leadership & Adaptability
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Problem Solving
Work History
Professional Model 02/2017 to Current
DSW/ Marshalls Jacksonville, NC
  • Establishing, developing and maintaining positive business and customer relationships.
  • Expedite the resolution of customer problems and complaints to maximize satisfaction.
  • Assist the Office Manager and/or General Manager with various clerical duties as needed.
Graphic Designer / Video Editor 10/2016 to 02/2017
S8C8 Designs New York, NY
  • Lead in the design, development, and implementation of projects.
  • Collaborate with clients to develop vision and understand design goals; consistently meet deadlines and project requirements to ensure client satisfaction.
  • Manage all operational. strategic, financial, and administrative functions.
Order Entry 08/2016 to 10/2016
MechoSystems Long Island City, NY
  • Reviewed new Dealer Order Forms for completeness and accuracy.
  • Prepared qualification communication for missing or incomplete order information, with follow up where necessary.
  • Maintained workstation to ensure all qualifying is processed in accordance with current SOP.
Field Radio Operator 06/2010 to 05/2016
United States Marine Corp Jacksonville, NC
  • Monitored emergency frequencies to detect distress calls from airplanes and ships, and respond by dispatching emergency equipment.
  • Communicated with receiving operators to exchange transmission instructions and communicate with ships, aircraft, mining crews, offshore oil rigs, logging camps and other remote team operations.
  • Supervised and trained junior Marines to be proficient in job skills Maintained and operated various radio, computer and satellite systems.
Carpet Sales Representative / Carpet Installer 06/2002 to 04/2016
All Flooring Mount Vernon, NY
  • Inspected the surface to be covered to determine its condition, and correct any imperfections that might show through carpet or cause carpet to wear unevenly.
  • Rolled out, measured, marked, and cut carpeting to size with a carpet knife, following floor sketches and allowing extra carpet for final fitting.
  • Planned the layout of the carpet, allowing for expected traffic patterns and placing seams for best appearance and longest wear Filled cracks, holes, or joints with caulk, putty, plaster, or other fillers, using caulking guns or putty knives.


Education
High School Diploma: 2007 New Rochelle High School - New Rochelle, NY
Bachelor of Arts: Lehman College - Bronx, NY Studied Computer Science
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Summary of Skills
  • HTML5 
  • CSS3
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Adobe InDesign 
  • Adobe Premier
  • WordPress
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft Excel
Experience
Operations Services Specialist 04/2017 to Current ServiceSource Nashville, TN
  • Generating sales quotations, using client-specific database and financial systems. 
  • Generating booking packages and/or invoices within Client and Internal systems. 
  • Ensure the integrity of client and internal information in database, financial, and CRM systems. 
  • Manage external and internal queries in a professional, client-orientated manner. 
  • Checking the data integrity of purchase orders and invoices.
Freelance Web/Graphic Designer 01/2016 to Current Evan C. Mann Designs Nashville, TN

Swett's Restaurant (Client)

  • Designed a website for a family-owned restaurant.
  • Translated wireframes into web pages using HTML and CSS. 
  • Optimize the website layout for desktop and mobile devices. 

KnowYourKnife.Com (Client)

  • Designed a WordPress site for an affiliate blog that reviews knife products.
  • Created the logo, banners and other graphics for the website.
  • Edited the HTML and CSS code of a Wordpress theme to meet the clients needs.
  • Devised SEO strategy based around specific keywords.
Web Content Manager 02/2017 to 07/2017 Nashville Life Church Nahville, TN
  • Managed and updated the church website using Squarespace.
  • Designed and created communications collateral including web pages, fliers and t-shirts. 
  • Edited video announcements.
Web & Graphic Design Intern 02/2017 to 04/2017 M.A.D.Y. Nashville, TN
  • Created high resolution website mock-ups.
  • Built the company website using Wix.com.
  • Set up business Facebook and Twitter accounts.
Co-Owner, Designer 12/2013 to 12/2016 Coast to Coast Sailing Co. Nashville, TN
  • Designing e-commerce website layouts, graphics and banners.
  • Managing the company website and troubleshooting website issues.
  • Creating logos, business cards, fliers and sale promotions.
  • Organizing and maintaining design files and photos.
  • Managing the company social media accounts and creating content that appeals to the target audience.
  • Developing and implementing social media campaigns to increase following and attract potential customers.
  • Creating concept mock ups for products.
  • Taking and editing product photos.
Education
Bachelor of Arts: History 2016 University of Tennesee Knoxville, TN