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Phenomenal skills with communication & organization in the workplace. Focused on ideas at hand; quick learner, college graduate with 3 plus years of experience in social media strategy, graphic design, photography, and performing arts. Able to deliver outstanding customer service due to heavy experience. Not afraid to go above and beyond what is needed in order to ensure that the job gets done. 

Rowan University 2019 Bachelor of Arts: College of Performing Arts Glassboro, New Jersey BA in Acting & Directing
Rowan University 2019 Glassboro, New Jersey Minor in New Media Communications
Core Competencies
  • Expert communication skills
  • Microsoft Office 
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Web Design, Universal Type Client 
  • Managerial Aptitude 
  • Distinguished interpersonal relationships 
  • ​Social Media Strategy
Ego Po Theatre January 2017 to December 2018 Marketing/Design Intern
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Developed skills fundamental to non-profit fundraising and arts administration. Assisted with the cultivation and stewardship of individual and institutional donors. Learned industry best practices for annual fund communications, including solicitations and acknowledgements, as well as grant-writing fundamentals and reporting. Managed company website, assisted with collateral updates and various sales. 
Lab Theatre Organization September 2018 to May 2019 President, Design Consultant
Glassboro, NJ
Oversaw club responsibilities, planned meetings budget, design etc. Worked closely with Publicity Coordinator in the release of promotional materials/ social media plans for the shows produced by Rowan Lab Theatre. Helped design website, rowanlabtheatre.com, show posters etc. www.rowanlabtheatre.com, if you'd like to take a look. Found areas of improvement to increase brand visibility, and take club to new levels.
Rowan Television Network September 2017 to May 2019 Film Video Editor/PA
Glassboro, NJ
Worked on multiple student films, gave out schedules, scripts, oversaw film locations and managed extras on set. Answered phones + office related as well, oversaw many positions in film production. Specializing in Editing/Cinematography. 
Staples February 2018 to August 2018 Print/Marketing Designer
Glassboro, NJ
Asked with managing multiple and competing priorities while providing outstanding consultative interaction, producing top quality finished products and an establishing an opportunity to build future business with the customer. The Associate is expected to possess extensive knowledge of the product assortments available to customers and recognize the opportunity to sample and advise the customer on these offerings. The Copy & Print Associate is accountable for demonstrating these behaviors and positively contributing to key business metrics.
RLUH May 2016 to Current Orientation Logistics Assistant
Glassboro, NJ
Reported directly to the Assistant Director of Housing Systems and Logistics, employed by Residential Learning and University Housing to help prepare our residential buildings for fall semester opening throughout the summer months. Worked in the office answering phones, questions from concerned parents etc. Really formed a community with the fellow workers and a strong bond. Mostly a summer position, but occasionally obtain hours during the normal school year operations. Set up advertisements, design planning etc.  
Alpha Psi Omega Theatre Honor Society ( 2016-Present )
President of Student Government Association Club, Lab Theatre ( 2017-2019 )
Excellence in New Media Award ( 2019 )
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Professional Summary

Entrepreneurial student successful at managing any company role in order to maximize business success from the beginning. A leader prepared to leverage abilities in Social Media Marketing and Customer Relations to take on dynamic new position. Passionate about building companies from the inside with intelligent, cohesive and high-performance professionals. A quality-driven leader focused on growth and experienced in fundraising, customer acquisition, and executive management.

Master of Science: Educational Technology 2020 North Carolina Central University - Durham, NC
Bachelor of Science: Family Consumer Science 2017 North Carolina Central University - Durham, NC
Work History
Radio Host 02/2018 to Current
88.1 FM The Truth Durham, NC
  • Produce entertainment and lifestyle news reports, music videos and commercials.
  • Introduce shows on the air and announced station breaks, commercials and public service information.
  • Inform guests of upcoming events, and announce key information regarding dances, community events, and etc...
  • Research, prepare and deliver music and social news.
Logistics Assistant 01/2018 to 04/2018
Transimex S.A. Spain
  • Translated business needs and priorities into actionable logistics strategies.
  • E-mailed suppliers, carriers, and customers with shipping updates.
  • Reviewed and analyzed data from companies in non-competing industries to amass strategic insight.
  • Created an annual budget and developed a comprehensive plan to accomplish company objectives while staying within budget.
  • Determined the most cost-effective procedures and routes for shipments.
Founder/Assistant Program Director 02/2015 to 01/2018
Al Mose's Tech Sumter, South Carolina
  • Managed business finances, including paying vendors and suppliers for products services rendered.
  • Created and maximized evening program activities by partnering with other community-based organizations to create opportunities for participants
  • Wrote, optimized and promoted traffic-building articles on topics from Social Media Marketingand Financial Literacy.
  • Collaborated with account executives topenetrate new accounts, identify potential customers and coordinate product demonstrations.
  • Enhanced marketing exposure through effective website content management and direct correspondence with potential clients.
Social Media Marketing Intern 07/2017 to 12/2017
Googleplex Mountain View, CA
  • Leveraged professional relationships to develop new business opportunities.
  • Directed product development using in-depth knowledge of vendor landscape and industry insight.
  • Drafted and managed print, online and social media communications designed to promote company brand, image and values.
  • Directed a successful SEO and link-building campaign to increase the website's credibility and drive traffic.
  • Developed and deepened relationships with key customers by closely monitoring projects, providing information and resolving concerns.
Marketing and Social Media Coordinator 01/2017 to 05/2017
S.E.E. Foods Durham, NC
  • Created social media content with consistent content and tone.
  • Managed social media accounts for clients, generating interest for existing and upcoming product or service releases.
  • Collaborated with directors in the design and execution of recreational events to raise financial support and awareness of local community needs
  • Developed an optimal posting schedule, considering web traffic and customer engagement metrics.
  • Google AdWords
  • Proficient Google Suite Skills
  • Algorithm Validation Skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Critical Thinking Skill
  • Strong verbal communication
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Committed, experienced logistics professional with excellent problem solving and interpersonal skills. Is focused on developing and implementing process controls and quality improvement initiatives that reduce costs and increase company revenue. Well versed in all operational and financial aspects of quality improvement initiative, demand management, inventory control, warehousing, customer service, transport and distribution.

  • Cost reduction
  • Flexible
  • Customer service-oriented
  • Results-oriented
  • Successfully delivered major projects in Systems migration, integration of acquisitions and site consolidation projects.

National Warehouse & Distribution Manager 10/2012 to Current DKSH

Key responsibilities

  • Manage all operational facets of 6 Distribution warehouses across the country.
  • P&L Responsibility for the overall warehousing and Logistics costs across each of the six Business Units.
  • People Management, Leadership, Warehouse resourcing in all facilities, Management of the Transport service providers', SAP WM systems.
  • Responsible for maintaining and reporting of all KPI's as agreed for each Business Unit.

List of achievements at DKSH

  • Successfully consolidated warehouse operations in three States.
  • Successful Migration of systems to SAP across QLD, SA and WA.
  • Go Live' Target achieved.
  • Renegotiated Freight savings of $340K in rate restructuring and reductions.
  • Improved efficiency through better labour utilization.
  • Net overtime and temp labour reductions in place.
  • Achieved productivity improvements of 13%

Logistics Manager 04/2012 to 09/2012 Probiotec

Key responsibilities

  • Primary responsibility for the Supply Chain Operations including Demand Planning, Customer Service, all warehousing and Distribution.
  • Full P&L accountability

List of achievements at Probiotec

  • Consolidated two operations into one facility and reduced net operational spend by $360K.
  • Put through a proposed Freight savings of $250K through a consolidated approach and re-negotiated rates.
  • Setting up of the S&OP process.

Logistics Manager 04/2007 to 03/2012 Sigma Pharm/Aspen Pharma

Key responsibilities

  • Demand Management, Inventory levels, Customer Service, Warehousing and Distribution.
  • Full P&L accountability

List of achievements at Sigma

  • Successful Restructure and centralization of the Customer Service Department to one National Team.
  • Segregated product Business streams for improved visibility and increased service levels
  • Consolidation of multiple Carrier services with increased visibility and reduced costs through a successful Tender process.
  • Successful Relocation Project of the Cold Chain business to 3PL with implementation of a full EDI interface system
  • Negotiated with all Key Customers, to move from at-hoc to fixed order schedules to streamline Transport Distribution and reduce lead times
  • Successful Integration Project of a new Ethical product portfolio acquisition without impact to Government contracts and Pharmacy distribution service levels.
  • Delivered ahead of schedule and within budget on the new security storage facility
  • Establish the S&OP process to improve forecast accuracy
  • Delivered Warehousing Labour efficiency 17% over 2 years
  • Turned a budget deficit of $575K year 2007 to $396K positive Full YTD Jan budget results 2009/10.
  • 2010/2011 Fiscal year delivered a further $422K below budget also reflecting a reduced 13.2% physical spend on 4% increased volume compared with 2007.
  • Reduced Inventory levels from 106 million to 76 million in Manufacturing and 15 million in Inventory reduction across the 14 Wholesale Distribution Warehouses.
  • Sigma Service levels to pharmacy increased from 88% to 97% over the same period.

Operations Manager 03/2006 to 04/2007 Danks Holdings Limited

Key responsibilities

  • Management of the overall warehousing and fleet operations in NT, SA, TAS and Victoria.
  • P&L accountability

List of achievements at Danks

  • Successful Restructure of the Operations Organization
  • Successfully Consolidated Promotions from two sites to one facility
  • Promotions Distribution warehouses 99% on time (First time in 2 years) Reduced Credit % to Sales by approx $300k YTD.
  • Achieved 98% Service level (KPI is 95%) - highest recorded in 3 years Reduced Sick leave from 14% to 7.3% Savings of $285k wages YTD on last year
  • Successful restructure and optimization of the Transport fleet and Distribution Distribution costs now in line with Budget.

Operations Manager 03/2005 to 03/2006 Bunzl Limited

Key responsibilities

  • Overall responsibility for Victoria operations.
  • Oversee Purchasing, Customer Service, Warehousing and Fleet Management
  • Full P&L accountability

List of Achievements at Bunzl

  • Achieved 20% in freight reduction costs
  • Achieved 99% stock availability on A lines, 98% on B lines & 97% on C lines
  • Successfully project managed the delivery of 100% supply of initial requirements in line with the contracted Commonwealth Games delivery Schedule.

Warehouse Operations Manager 02/2001 to 03/2005 Robert Bosch

Key responsibilities

  • Monitor and maintain warehouse performance and compliance
  • Oversee the National Credit Returns Warehouse.
  • Ensure all quality procedures are followed
  • Project management
  • Accountable for the monthly reporting of Profit and Loss results in line with budgeted plan.

List of Achievements at Robert Bosch

  • Improved stock accuracy at the Electronics warehouse for Manufacturing
  • Key user support in SAP for all Warehouse operations
  • Successfully cleared the backlog for Bosch Power Tools by setting up a new warehouse operation.
  • Successfully set up 3rd party warehouse for Household and Gas Appliance without any impact to customer service.
  • Successful consolidation of three Power tool warehouses and the following restructure to improve internal efficiencies
  • Improved Service level for On-time Deliveries from 73% - 99%
Logistics Manager 01/2000 to 02/2001 Colorific Australia

Key responsibilities

  • Set, monitor and maintain Budgets.
  • Oversee operations of the warehouse.
  • Oversee manufacturing in multiple locations.
  • Oversee all purchasing of raw materials, packaging and finished goods.
  • Control and monitor overseas shipments.
  • Manage total inventory levels across all facilities, including overseas.
  • Provide leadership, train and give appropriate feedback to 14 permanent staff.
  • Report over/under stocks to the Financial Controller.
  • Implementing new systems to create efficiencies and cost savings.
  • Provide a cost analysis on projects.
  • Monitor freight distribution costs.
  • Liaise with subcontractors and overseas suppliers.
  • Oversee quality of products.
  • Sourcing components and products as required.
  • Attend regular meetings with Managing Directors and other executives.
  • Chair quarterly general staff meetings for all Colorific staff.

List of Achievements at Colorific

  • Achieved 40% in freight reduction costs
  • Successfully implemented Edi / Scan packing.
  • Achieved 50% cost reduction in manufacturing by selective outsourcing of non profitable products

Warehouse Manager / Logistics Assistant 08/1996 to 01/2000 Colorific Australia


  • Continue to perform the duties of Warehouse Manager.
  • Train and provide support to 10 permanent staff.
  • Liaise and negotiate with Transport companies and Sub-contractors to ensure cost savings.
  • Assist in setting, maintaining budgets.
  • Oversee the manufacturing in 3 locations
  • Implement OHS guidelines and procedures to ensure staff safety
  • Implement Systems and procedures to create efficiencies.

Warehouse Manager 07/1994 to 08/1996 Colorific Australia
  • Distribute orders in dispatch on a daily basis.
  • Adhere to deadlines Oversee maintenance of the Dispatch and Receiving warehouses.
  • To Liaise with Sub-contractors to ensure efficient flow of local products.
  • Prepare and manage stock takes.
  • Organization of transport for inwards and outwards goods.
  • To adhere to set budgets.
  • Oversee Packaging costs.
Storeperson 04/1993 to 06/1994 Colorific Australia
  • Pick and pack orders for a various customers on a daily basis.
  • House keeping daily.
  • Receiving when required.
  • Load and unload trucks as required.
01/1993 to 04/1993 COMMONWEALTH BANK
  • During this time I carried out general Administration duties including filing, postal requirements, customer service, balancing cash and customer accounts.
  • I left due to the unfriendly working environment.
01/1990 to 01/1993 BORAL ROOF TILES - Labourer
  • Duties would include laying down batons on the roof, loading tiles and occasionally laying tiles on the roof once the batons were nailed down.
  • Even though I enjoyed the work, I turned down many apprenticeship offers as I felt that there was something better for me.
My interests include playing golf, swimming, reading and music.

Analytical, Commercially astute, GMP, Demand Management, Inventory Management, Leadership, Logistics, People Management, WMS, MRP, DRP, Migration, Negotiation, Optimization, Organization, Project management, quality, Strategic, Supply Chain, User Support, Tender, Warehousing and Distribution.

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Professional Summary
Efficient transportation logistics professional well-versed in materials management and inventory reconciliation. Highly organized and detail-oriented with a talent for accurate shipment tracking and problem resolution.
  • Service-oriented
  • Attention to detail 
  • Computer knowledge
  • Diligent
  • Efficient
  • Skilled negotiator
  • Courteous 

  • Solid decision maker 
  • Able to learn quickly
  • Follows procedures
  • Multitasking skills
  • Written and oral communication skills
  • Well organized
Work History
FedEX Express Operations Specialist | Hapeville, GA | October 2014 - Current
  • Gather, log and monitor all shipping data ensuring safe shipment of hazardous materials and packages.
  • Assist with the Safety Risk Management (SRM) process.
  • Communicate with dispatchers, warehouses and customers regarding outgoing shipments.
  • Monitor the work flow for 20 employees in the absence of the supervisor. 
  • Responsibe for taking corrective action in the case of shipment accidents and delays to minimize extra expenses.
Silver Spoon Logistics Logistics Assistant | Atlanta, GA | July 2011 - August 2014
  • Maintained transportation reports, processed documentation and customer service logs within the company.
  • Resolved problems concerning transportation shipment and customer issues.
  • Ensured company complied with policies and procedures for product transportation, safety and delivery based on state laws.
  • Negotiated with customers to improve supply chain efficiency.
Associate of Arts Communications Georgia Perimeter College Dunwoody, GA | Current

    3.2 GPA

High School Diploma Westlake High School Atlanta, GA | May 2011

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Experienced Sales Manager known for emphasizing innovation and creativity to exceed customer expectations and improve operational performance. Competitive work ethic based on integrity, adaptability and perseverance. Energetic and results-focused with success in developing and leading diverse sales teams to surpass expectations and sales projections.

  • Customer Service
  • Project Planning and Development
  • Cost Reduction
  • Process Improvement
  • Quality Assurance
  • Purchasing
  • Forecasting
  • Staff retention

Team Leader 12/2007 to 12/2015 WHOLE FOODS MARKET REDMOND, WA
  • Successfully increased department sales from $2.4 to $3.6 million annually over the last 3 years.
  • Implemented training and on boarding procedures, maintaining one of the highest department employee retainment rates in the region.
  • Established departmental policies, goals, objectives, and procedures.
  • Managed database sales reports to determine areas needing cost reduction and program improvement.
  • Directed and coordinated financial activities to fund operations, maximize production and increase efficiency.
  • Organized staffing needs and delivered employee performance reviews.
  • Monitored and analyzed sales records and consumer purchasing trends.
  • Completed daily stock orders and managed inventory levels using IRMA, DVO and Orderlink systems.
  • Inventory management and profit loss investigation.
Service Manager 03/2003 to 06/2007 NEW SEASON MARKET PORTLAND, OR
  • Coordinated activities of businesses or departments concerned with the production, pricing, sales, or distribution of products.
  • Monitored compliance with health regulations regarding food preparation and building maintenance in facilities.
  • Planned and direct staffing, training, and performance evaluations to develop and control sales and service programs.
  • Fostered an environment which encouraged continual process improvements.
  • Developed highly empathetic client relationships
  • Maintained up-to-date knowledge of product and service changes.
  • Managed work flow to exceed quality service goals.
Production and Logistics Assistant Manager 05/1999 to 09/2001 KAVU SEATTLE, WA
  • Managed logistics through processes such as customer sales, order management, accounting, or shipping.
  • Maintained metrics, reports, process documentation.
  • Negotiated with suppliers or customers to improve supply chain efficiency.
  • Monitored product import or export processes to ensure compliance with regulatory or legal requirements.
  • Provided sample garments to agents and sales representatives.
  • Quality Control
  • Set and monitored product standards for raw materials

Whatcom Community College Bellingham, WA
Western Washington University Bellingham, WA

business systems, cost reduction, client services, customer service management, documentation, inventory levels, logistics, order management, performance reviews, policies, pricing, process improvement, procurement, project planning and development, purchasing, quality assurance, safety, sales training, staffing, troubleshooting